Rev Jo Richards
locally for ministry with the South East Institute of Theological Education
(now St Augustine’s Theological College) under the umbrella of Durham
University, where she graduated in January 2018.
Jo was ordained in Canterbury
Cathedral in 2014 and went on to serve her curacy in the Parish of St Martin
and St Paul, Canterbury before taking up her role as Rector of St Dunstan, St
Mildred and St Peter in 2018.
Jo sees her ministry as incarnational,
meeting people where they are at, in whatever context that might be, recognising
Christ in all that we are and all that we do.
Issues relating to social justice
and inclusiveness are particularly close to Jo’s heart.
Before ordained Ministry,
Jo worked as a physiotherapist and ergonomist. She is married with three
Jo enjoys walking and the outdoor life in her spare time.