The Vocations Team

The Vocation Team are people whose task is to listen attentively to people who are asking ‘what next?’ in their lives. They will be glad to have a chat with you and direct you to useful resources.

If you would like to contact a Vocations Adviser, please email: or fill in the form at the bottom of this page.

[Photos of these lovely people will follow soon.]

Roy Anetts
(Vicar at St Cyprian’s Church, Hay Mills)

Paul Bracher
(Vicar at St Richard’s Church, Lea Hall)

Lydia Gaston
(Vicar at Christ Church, Yardley Wood and Young Vocations Champion)

Paul Hinton
(Vicar at St Hilda’s Church, Warley Woods)

Adrian Leahy
(Vicar at All Saints Church, Four Oaks)

Simon Marshall
(Vicar at St Michael’s Church, Solihull)

Julian Sampson
(Vicar & Priest-in-Charge of St Michael, Handsworth)

Catherine Shelley
(Chaplain at Birmingham University)

Emma Sykes (Assistant Diocesan Director of Ordinands)

John White 
(Priest-in-charge Baxterley w. Hurley & Wood End & Merevale w. Bentley; & Kingsbury)

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