Diocese of Manchester

Deborah Smith

Deborah Smith

Director of Education

Address: Church House,
90 Deansgate,
Manchester,
M3 2GH

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Ian Tomkin

Ian Tomkin

Assistant Director of Education: Schools Estate and Finance

Address: Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

Advises on school buildings and ground maintenance

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Ruth Gent

Ruth Gent

Administrative Officer (Education Department)

Address: Education Department,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

Oversees the administration of the Education Department. Plans and co-ordinates major Educational Department events such as Y6 Leavers’ services and conference. Organises the Board and Committee meetings.

Contact for the Education Lahore Link.

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Karen Beal

Karen Beal

Children's Work Officer

Address: Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

Advises parishes on all aspects of Children's work

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Susie Mapledoram

Susie Mapledoram

Youth Work Officer

Address: Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

Trains and supports youth workers
Develops young leaders through Isonen
Organises events for young people, e.g. Taize, Tampere

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Amy Sixsmith

Amy Sixsmith

Mental Wellbeing Youth Worker

Address: Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

Supporting and resourcing schools and parishes around mental wellbeing in young people.
This will include:
- developing a portfolio of training around mental health.
- Resourcing and signposting families, youth leaders and clergy within our parishes.
- Equipping young people in supporting their peers.

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Vaneeta Patel

Vaneeta Patel

Accounts Assistant (Education Department)

Address: Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

Arranges payment of suppliers' invoices, banking and sessional work undertaken by school advisors

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Leona Brooks

Leona Brooks

Admin Assistant (Education Department)

Address: Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

Schools building administration
Monitors allocation of funds to schools
Ensures appropriate funds are in place from school governing bodies

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Helen Tyler

Helen Tyler

Admin Assistant (Education Department)

Address: Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

Schools administrator
Administers governor appointments
Co-ordinates the Director of Education's Diary

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Suzanne Kalka

Suzanne Kalka

God and the Big Bang Administrator

Administers the God and the Big Bang project

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Sarah Moring

Sarah Moring

God and the Big Bang Primary Administrator

Administrator for the God and the Big Bang project for primary schools

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Rachel Eden

Rachel Eden

Children Changing Places Project, Project Manager

Address: Board of Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

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Laura Tebay

Laura Tebay

Children Changing Places Project, Project Support Worker & External Communications Manager

Address: Education Department,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

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Steph Openshaw

Steph Openshaw

Children Changing Places Project, Early Years Worker

Address: Board of Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

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Alison Adlum

Alison Adlum

Children Changing Places Project, Deanery Children & Family Worker

Address: Board of Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

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Jo Haslam

Jo Haslam

Children Changing Places Project, Deanery Children & Family Worker

Address: Board of Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

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Nicola Witter

Nicola Witter

Children Changing Places Project, Deanery Children & Family Worker

Address: Board of Education,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
M3 2GH

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The Church of England Diocese of Manchester,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
Manchester M3 2GH

Manchester DBF Company number 149999, Charity number 249424
Telephone: 0161 828 1400