The PCC

The Nunthorpe Parochial Church Council (PCC) is the governing body of the Parish.

It is made up as follows:

  • The Vicar or Priest-in-Charge (Chairman)
  • Two Church Wardens, elected annually by a meeting of the Parishoners.
  • An Honorary Treasurer
  • An Honorary Secretary
  • A number of lay members, elected annually by those on the Electoral Roll of the Parish.
  • Members of the clergy licenced to the Parish.

The Nunthorpe PCC meets  eleven times a year. It is divided up into a number of teams, including:

  • The Fabric Team, looking after the Parish owned buildings, also maintenance and upkeep of the churchyard and Millennium garden
  • The Social Events Team, looking after social events, which help to promote a sense of community in the parish.
  • The Finance Team, which directs the finances of the Parish and makes recommendations on use of resources.
  • The Communications Team, which promotes good communication within the organisation and with the wider community, through various forms of advertising.

These Teams meet as required and report back to the PCC at each meeting.

The Parish also appoints:

  • A Safeguarding Officer in keeping with its commitment to protect children and vulnerable people engaged in Parish actvities.
  • A Parish Register Officer, who manages the Electoral Roll.
  • A Church Adminstrator, who helps with the paperwork, and runs the Parish Office.
  • Three Deanery Synod representatives.