Ian Macdonald has been the youth adviser for the Diocese since June 2003 and brings with him 30+ years experience of working with teenagers. He is a professionally qualified youth worker, a licensed youth minister and holds a number of qualifications in outdoor education.
In the role of youth adviser he provides:
- Consultancy to parishes, PCCs and youth workers
- Training for youth leaders
- Monthly e-mail to youth leaders
- Support for paid parish youth workers
- Support for deanery initiatives
- Organisation of Diocesan events for young people, including the Yellow Braces camp, Marked Out and trips to Taize
- Liaison with Local Authority
- Liaison with Voluntary Youth Services
- Training and opportunities for young leaders
Email the youth adviser: firstname.lastname@example.org 01865 208253
Yellow Braces 2020 – Hill End Residential Centre – 10th-12th July 2020 for bookings and further information please the click links below:
Find out more and check out pictures from Yellow Braces 2019 here.
To register your interest in attending please email email@example.com 01865 208252