Diocesan Children's and Young People's Adviser
Carolyn was appointed to the new role of Children and Young People’s Adviser for the Diocese late in 2018.
She has many years experience in ministry with children and young people and previously the Programme Lead for the Mission and Ministry degree courses at Cliff College near Sheffield, having previously worked with Oxford CYM training students in youth and children’s ministry.
The Revd David Mann
Diocesan Director of Ordinands and Adviser on Vocations
Dave is Diocesan Director of Ordinands and Adviser on Vocations as part of a network across the diocese. He works with the healthy numbers of those exploring ordained ministry and those in training and seeking curacies. He has set up a network of Assistant DDOs and Vocations Advisers for our large diocese. The network promotes and discerns vocations, both lay and ordained, and provides appropriate training ‘to equip the saints for ministry'.
The Revd Andrew De Smet
Archbishop's Co-ordinator and Adviser in Pastoral Care
Andrew is the Archbishop's Co-ordinator and Adviser in Pastoral Care; he can offer or arrange counselling, spiritual direction, pastoral support or mediation for clergy, their immediate families and Diocesan employees, and provide some support to Readers.
He also does some training work in these areas.
Revd Johannes Nobel
Green Ambassador for the Diocese of York (Diocesan Environment Officer)
Revd Johannes 'Jan' Nobel is the ‘Green Ambassador’ for the Diocese of York. He believes there the Climate Crisis provides many opportunities for our mission and worship.