How the Church Works

The Worcester St John-in-Bedwardine and St Michael's Joint Council (JC)

The JC is the group that has the legal responsibility for running the church. 

The JC appoints people to take on particular roles and has established a number committees to carry out the churches work.

The membership of the JC from St John's is as follows:

Team Rector and Chair         Revd Phil Bradford
Team VicarRevd Sarah Cottrill
ChurchwardenGordon Templeton
ChurchwardenJoy Job
Lay Vice Chair
Colin Nash
MemberGraham Evans
Sue Bale
Jenny English
MemberMargaret Rutter
MemberAlice Evans
MemberRoger Job
MemberBeth Broadway
SecretaryFiona Templeton

The membership of the JC from St Michael's is as follows:

Churchwarden                       Michael Dowling                         
ChurchwardenVal Mason
Joint TreasurerPhilip Evans
MemberJo Dowling
MemberRoy Shinton

Roles Appointed by the JC

Joint Safeguarding Officer: Fiona Templeton and Liz Forman

Health and Safety Officer (St Johns): Tom Amies

Electoral Roll Officer (St John's): Graham Evans

Electoral Roll Officer (St Michael's): Jenny Claydon

Data Controller: The JC

Church Staff

Estates Manager: Tom Amies

Organist and Choirmaster: John Brierley

Parish Administrator: Charlotte Tidder