The Venerable Samantha Rushton

The Venerable Samantha Rushton

Archdeacon of Cleveland & Warden of Readers

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01642 706095

In addition to her role as Archdeacon of Cleveland, Sam holds the diocesan-wide portfolio of Warden of Readers.

Sam was previously Diocesan Adviser for Licensed Ministry, Warden of Readers, Area Dean of Chippenham and Associate Minister of the North Chippenham Group of Churches in the Diocese of Bristol.

Lynn Comer

Lynn Comer

Director of the York School of Ministry and Diocesan Director of Reader Studies

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Lynn is the Director of the York School of Ministry and also co-ordinates learning and teaching across the three Diocesan hubs.

As Diocesan Director of Reader Studies she is responsible for the pre-licensing ministerial formation of all candidates recommended and approved for Reader training in the diocese.

Wendy Shaw

Wendy Shaw

Warden of Readers' Administrative Assistant

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Wendy provides administrative support to the Warden of Readers and oversees processes for transferring Readers, managing 'Permissions to Officiate', the move to 'Emeritus' status and Reader reviews.

Chris Carnall

Chris Carnall

Deputy Warden for Cleveland Archdeaconry

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Chris has an overview of Reader ministry within Cleveland Archdeaconry, working with the Warden and the Bishop to manage the structures and processes, and to provide pastoral support to Readers in training and support for Sub-Wardens in their work with Readers.

Chris also organises the meetings of the Archdeaconry Readers' Committee and the Archdeaconry Readers' AGM and 'Quiet Day'.

Janice Midwood

Janice Midwood

Deputy Warden for the East Riding Archdeaconry

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01723 513819

Janice has an overview of Reader ministry within the East Riding Archdeaconry, working with the Warden and the Bishop of Hull to manage the structures and processes, and to provide pastoral support to Readers in training and support for Sub-Wardens in their work with Readers.

Janice also organises the meetings of the Archdeaconry Readers' Committee and the Archdeaconry Readers' AGM and 'Quiet Day'.

Judith Hewitt

Judith Hewitt

Deputy Warden for York Archdeaconry

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01904 488331

Judith has an overview of Reader ministry within York Archdeaconry, working with the Warden, the Archbishop and the Bishop of Selby to manage the structures and processes, and to provide pastoral support to Readers in training and support for Sub-Wardens in their work with Readers.

Judith also organises the meetings of the Archdeaconry Readers' Committee and the Archdeaconry Readers' AGM and 'Quiet Day'.

Chris Elliot

Chris Elliot

Central Readers’ Council Representative

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01904 701928

Chris has been elected by the York Diocesan Readers association to represent York Diocese Readers in national discussions at the Central Readers Council.

The CRC meets annually, usually in March or April, to discuss current developments and issues in Reader and Lay ministry and to determine national policy and guidance.

Further details about the work of CRC can be found on the CRC website at www.readers.cofe.anglican.org.

Peter Teale

Peter Teale

Central Readers' Council Representative

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01904 861945

Peter has been elected by the York Diocesan Readers Association to represent York Diocese Readers in national discussions at the Central Readers Council.

The CRC meets annually, usually in March or April, to discuss current developments and issues in Reader and Lay ministry and to determine national policy and guidance.

Further details about the work of CRC can be found on the CRC website at www.readers.cofe.anglican.org.

Shirley Hebden

Shirley Hebden

Sub Warden for North and South Holderness Deaneries

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01262 488284

Shirley works with the Warden and the Area Deans to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deaneries and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Shirley if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Bernadette Burbridge

Bernadette Burbridge

Sub Warden for York Deanery

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01904 658908

Bernadette works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Bernadette if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Tricia Richardson

Tricia Richardson

Sub Warden for Mowbray Deanery

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01609 778963

Tricia works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Tricia if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Ivan Carruthers

Ivan Carruthers

Sub Warden for Hull Deanery

07517 182760

Ivan works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Ivan if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Mike Bailey

Mike Bailey

Sub Warden for South Wold and Derwent Deaneries

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01430 873318

Mike works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Mike if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Revd Rebecca Haughty

Revd Rebecca Haughty

Sub Warden for Guisborough Deanery

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01642 493661

Rebecca works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Rebecca if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Steve Parkin

Steve Parkin

Sub Warden for Beverley and Howden Deaneries

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01482 872705

Steve works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deaneries and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Steve if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Julia Jones

Julia Jones

Sub Warden for Scarborough Deanery

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01723 259271

Julia works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Julia if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Sylvia Swan

Sylvia Swan

Sub Warden for Middlesbrough Deanery

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01642 289592

Sylvia works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Sylvia if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Avril Rhodes

Avril Rhodes

Sub Warden for Stokesley Deanery

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01642 780323

Avril works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Avril if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Jane Perkins

Jane Perkins

Sub Warden for New Ainsty Deanery

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01937 558252

Jane works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Jane if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Margaret Price

Margaret Price

Sub Warden for Easingwold and Southern Ryedale Deaneries

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01347 811262

Margaret works with the Warden and the Area Deans to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deaneries and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Margaret if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Margaret Walker

Margaret Walker

Sub Warden for Bridlington and Harthill Deaneries

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01262 679630

Margaret works with the Warden and the Area Deans to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within these Deaneries and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Margaret if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Mrs Margaret Brough

Mrs Margaret Brough

Sub Warden for Northern Ryedale Deanery

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01751 476566

Margaret works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers. Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development. Please contact Margaret if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Jane Macfarlane

Jane Macfarlane

Sub Warden for Whitby Deanery

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01947 603995

Jane works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers.

Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development.

Please contact Jane if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

Margaret Barr

Margaret Barr

Sub Warden for Selby Deanery

01977 682545

Margaret works with the Warden and the Area Dean to ensure effective deployment of Readers ministering within the Deanery and to provide pastoral care to Readers. Sub Wardens encourage and support vocations to Reader Ministry, facilitate on-going review conversations and continuing ministerial development. Please contact Margaret if you have questions about the nature of Reader Ministry, your role and ministry arrangements or any pastoral concerns which may arise.

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