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Contact us

Learn more about the GBM staff team and get in touch.

We want to hear from you!

Give the Girls’ Brigade Support Centre a ring on 01246 582322.

Send us an email using [email protected]

Send snail mail to:

Girls’ Brigade Ministries,
Cliff College, Calver,
Hope Valley,
S32 3XG.

The team

Jules MurdyDirector
Jules Murdy

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Responsibilities include: Strategic development, legal and HR, trustee board liaison, fundraising/grant bids, policies and procedures, and mission consultancy.

I love working for GBM because I’m passionate about seeing girls and young women develop new skills, grow in confidence and discover the difference knowing Jesus can make to their lives.

Eleanor BennettProgramme, Operations and Communications Administrator
Eleanor Bennett

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Responsibilities include: Meeting and event support, media support, board and committee support, director support, and programme support.

I love working for GBM because I have the best colleagues! They know how to celebrate and put on a good spread!

Rosie BourneGeneral Administrator
Rosie Bourne

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Responsibilities include: Leader registrations and changes, DBS, database input, annual census recording, local group and leader service awards, and post and general admin.

I love working for GBM because it gives me an opportunity to talk to and get to know the amazing volunteers we have.

Hope BowerFinance Assistant
Hope Bower

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Responsibilities include: Finance post, banking, census payments and invoicing, staff/volunteer expenses, and purchase/sales ledger.

I love working for GBM because it gives my life a sense of purpose and what I enjoy most is answering the phone to our lovely volunteers, when they ring in needing help with questions and issues.

Assistant Director and Communications Manager
Catherine Burt

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Responsibilities include: Strategic and operational communications, press relations, digital ministry, marketing and design, Designated Safeguarding Lead, and deputising for the director.

I love working for GBM because I know first-hand the impact of our work. GB helped develop my confidence as a girl and, more importantly, introduced me to Jesus.

Alan Carr staff photoFinance Manager
Alan Carr

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Responsibilities include: Financial management, end of month and end of year processes, management accounts, cashflow, budgets, audit and bank liaison, and GB Trading oversight.

I love working for GBM because I love to see children and young people discover their potential and grow their aspirations for their life and their faith.

Jess CowleyProjects and Programmes Administrator
Jessica Gill

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Responsibilities include: Residential Events/hazardous activity registrations, Queen’s Award, Duke of Edinburgh’s manager, events co-ordination, and programme advice.

I love working for GBM because it gives me so many opportunities and every day is different. One day organising crisp packet recycling, the next taking young women to steward and represent GB at a Buckingham Palace garden party.

Caroline KnowldenTrading and Contracts Manager
Caroline Knowlden

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Responsibilities include: GB Trading management, stock ordering, trading supplier management and liaison, stocktake, and business contract management.

I love working for GBM because I enjoy helping to resource volunteers in the vital work they do amongst children and young people.

Carol LowriesGrowing GB Development Officer
Carol Lowries

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Responsibilities include: Helping to grow our GB groups and activities, setting up of new GB groups; encouraging volunteers; and supporting GB’s network of volunteers.

I love working for GBM because it gives me the opportunity to be part of a great team, sharing God’s love and supporting our girls and volunteers.

Helen MottershawOrder Fulfilment
Helen Mottershaw

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Responsibilities include: GB Trading order processing and maintaining stock records, raising GB Trading invoices, and supplier liaison.

I love working for GBM because the work is so varied. I speak to many GB leaders and it’s great to hear all about the activities and how much GB means to so many people.

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