The Revd David Mann

The Revd David Mann

Diocesan Director of Ordinands and Adviser on Vocations

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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'.

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The Revd Canon Nick Bird

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

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01904 489349

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.

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Lynn Comer

Lynn Comer

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

lynn.comer@yorkdiocese.org Send Email
01904 699525

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.