An exciting opportunity has arisen for an exceptional individual to lead and manage Shepherds Dene, the Christian retreat house for the Dioceses of Newcastle and Durham, set in the heart of beautiful Northumberland yet close to the vibrant city of  Newcastle-upon-Tyne and the historic cathedral city of Durham.

This is a full time permanent post requiring a committed Christian with experience working in the customer care/hospitality industry.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 20 February 2020

Date of interviews: March 19, 2020

Previous applicants need not re-apply

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New Archdeacon of Northumberland

Many congratulations to Revd. Mark Wroe, who will shortly take up the appointment of Archdeacon of Northumberland. As Archdeacon, Mark will join the Board of Trustees of Shepherds Dene and we look forward very much to welcoming him.

Refurbishment of lift at Shepherds Dene

We are very pleased to announce that the trustees have approved a project to upgrade and refurbish the lift at Shepherds Dene. The refurbishment should be carried out before Easter and will provide guests and staff with a more reliable and pleasurable journey between floors! Thanks to the All Churches Trust and the Newcastle-Upon-Tyne Church of England Institute Trust for their kind donations towards the refurbishment project.