We are delighted to let you know that Ben Smith, currently our Historic Places of Worship Support Officer, has been appointed as Care of Churches Officer. Ben will take up this role on 20 February 2019. As part of his new role, Ben will be secretary to DAC and clerk for Bishop’s Council, FIPS and BDT.
Ben brings a wealth of knowledge of church buildings and CofE processes and we will benefit greatly from the continuity he can bring to this role from his previous work with our Property Team. We will now be recruiting a replacement PoWSO.