Meet the CYP Team


Our team have a range of specialist skills and experience and are here to support you in your mission and ministry with children and young people - whether that's at home, school or church. The whole team can be contacted via Diocesan House on 01227 459401 or using the email addresses below. 

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Quentin Roper

Director of Education

Leads strategic work with children, young people and schools. Board member of the MAT and Senior Executive for the Umbrella Trust (DCACL).

Email Quentin

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Rebecca Swansbury

Acting Deputy Director of Education

Leadership development, training and support, governance and SIAMS.

Email Rebecca

Andrew Collie

Schools Officer (Organisation and Estates)

Email Andrew

Schools Officer - Christian Character

Starting September 2022.

RE, Collective worship and Christian distinctiveness.

Ben Hatfield

Children and Young People’s Ministry Adviser

Supporting the development of Children and Young Peoples' ministry in Church, school and at home.

Email Ben

Sarah Buchan

Lead Administrator

Email Sarah

Kira Hedley-Smith

CSY Administrator

Email Kira