Appointments & Retirements

Appointments

The Revd Steve Whiting

The Revd Steve Whiting, currently Team Vicar in the Leverhulme Team, has been appointed as Priest-in-Charge of the Benefice of the Forest of Galtres in the Diocese of York.

The date of his licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Gary Miller

The Revd Gary Miller, currently OLM in the Wythenshawe Team, has been appointed in addition as Archdeaconry Officer for Self Supporting Ministers for the Archdeaconry of Manchester.

The appointment will take effect from 30 January 2017.

The Revd Phil Rawlings

The Revd Phil Rawlings currently Director of the Manchester Centre for the Study of Christianity and Islam at Nazarene Theological College has been appointed in addition to the 0.5 Mission Support Post of Interfaith Officer for Cheetham, Levenshulme and Longsight.

The date of his licensing will be 7 February 2017.

The Revd Stephen Smith

The Revd Stephen Smith who currently holds Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Blackburn has been appointed as Incumbent of St. Mark Chadderton with St. Gabriel Middleton Junction.
The date of his licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Pauline Jones

The Revd Pauline Jones, currently OLM at Langley and Rochdale Archdeaconry SSM Officer, has been appointed to the House for Duty post of Associate Vicar of Bro Eleth on Anglesey in the Diocese of Bangor.
The date of her licensing will be 2 February 2017.

The Revd David Woodall

The Revd David Woodall, previously Warden at Foxhill Retreat and Conference Centre in Chester Diocese, has been appointed Incumbent of St James East Crompton. He will be licensed on 19 January.

The Revd Christopher Moore

The Revd Christopher Moore currently Assistant Curate at Croydon Minster has been appointed as Incumbent at St. Cross with St. Paul Clayton and Ardwick Deanery Mission Enabler (both 0.5 posts)
The date of his licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Elizabeth Binns

The Revd Elizabeth Binns MBE DL, currently NSM curate in the Radcliffe Team, has been appointed as SSM Team Vicar in the Radcliffe Team with special responsibility for the parish of St. Thomas and St. John Radcliffe.
The date of her licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Alex Clephane

The Revd Alex Clephane has been appointed as Diocesan Officer for Self-Supporting Ministers with effect from 30 January 2017. This is in addition to his existing roles.

The Revd Carol Hayden

The Revd Carol Hayden currently Team Vicar in the Radcliffe Team has now been appointed as Team Rector in the Radcliffe Team. The date of her licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Jo Farnworth

The Revd Jo Farnworth, currently Incumbent of St. Martin Droylsden and St. Andrew Droylsden has been appointed in addition as Diocesan Ecumenical Officer.

Retirements

The Revd Robin Usher

The Revd Robin Usher currently Team Vicar in the Wythenshawe Team is to retire with effect from 30 April 2017.

The Revd Heather Molloy

The Revd Heather Molloy will resign as Area Dean of Walmsley Deanery on 24th March 2017.

The Revd Canon Ian Anthony

The Revd Canon Ian Anthony will resign as Diocesan Officer for Self-Supporting Ministers with effect from 29 January 2017.

He will remain NSM Curate at St. Matthew Little Lever.

The Revd Graham Lindley

The Revd Graham Lindley is to retire as Priest-in-Charge of St. Ann Belfield on 7 May 2017. His final Sunday will be 23 April 2017.

The Revd Elizabeth Pope

The Revd Elizabeth Pope will retire as Priest-in-Charge of St Lawrence Denton on 31 January 2017.