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 Canon Nick Bird
Rector of Rural East York,
Area Dean of Derwent,
Acting Diocesan Director of Ordinands,
Coordinator of the Diocesan Vocations Network
Nick helps to put possible candidates for ordination in touch with one of the team of Vocations Advisers located around the Diocese. Our advisers are a mix of men and women, lay and ordained, or living out their vocation in the religious life.
Director of the York School of Ministry and Diocesan Director of Reader Studies
Lynn is the Director of the York School of Ministry and also co-ordinates learning and teaching across the three Diocesan hubs.