Dave Ducker

Team leader

Dave Ducker is Co-team leader at St Philip’s and is an ordained Baptist minister. He is married to Sarah and has three daughters.

Dave likes growing vegetables and DIY. He shares an allotment, is slowly converting a disused stable block and over lockdown managed to build a pizza oven.

Sarah Ducker

Team leader

Safeguarding Lead

Sarah Ducker is Co-team leader at St Philip’s with her husband Dave. She has just completed her Baptist ministerial training and will be ordained in the new year – hopefully not just in a virtual way!

Sarah loves being a mum of three daughters and is studying part time for a Masters with a focus on children’s spirituality. When there is some spare time she loves to read, sew, crochet or bake.

Heidi Franks


Heidi Franks is St Philip’s administrator and Book-keeper. She started the role just before lockdown began and was thrown straight into the deep end of navigating technology in a new way!

Heidi loves to spend quality time with friends, go on walks in the Peaks, play boardgames, eat good food and in lockdown has found a new enjoyment for playing badminton.

Anna Mansergh

Leadership Team

Anna Mansergh is on St Philips leadership team and was part of the planting team. She is married with two boys.

Anna enjoys seeing the breakthroughs that only God can do out on the streets, in a ministry session or anywhere! She works presently with vulnerable women and as a piano teacher.

Ben Ashworth

Leadership Team

Ben Ashworth is on the leadership team and responsible for helping develop resources at St Philip’s. He works part time as a graphic designer.

Ben lives in Parson Cross and loves long walks, playing football and both cooking and eating food!

We're hiring!

Would you like to join the team as a Families Outreach Worker?

Follow the links below to apply:

Applications are due in by Friday 11th June  2021

We're looking for an apprentice!

Kickstarter Apprenticeship: Digital & Social Media Assistant


This post is only open to those that have been referred by the DWP. If you have been referred please download the application pack and complete the application form as instructed.