Ruth is our part-time Parish Secretary. She is based in the Parish Office, located in St Patrick’s Church Halls. Ruth provides administrative and clerical support to the Clergy and other officers of the parish, and deals with correspondence, routine administration, and general enquiries. The Church office is open Monday – Wednesday 9:30am-1:30pm.
Alan and Lucy are our two part-time Youth and Children’s’ Workers. They are responsible for all activities relating to children and teenagers from our three churches, including the Sunday Schools, the Youth Club, the Youth Fellowship, the Summer Scheme and the Holiday Bible Club. They also assist the Clergy with Confirmation Classes for teenagers.
John and Andy are our two Sextons. John works for the parish full-time and is responsible for cleaning and maintaining the premises and grounds at St Patrick’s. Andy is part-time and cleans the interior of St Columba’s.
The leader in charge of the Youth Club is a part-time position funded by the Library Board. The leader has overall administrative responsibility for the Youth Club, freeing up the Youth Workers to focus on activities for the children.