Community Development and Children and Young Families Worker
Liz Whitehead - BSocSC
Liz was appointed in May 2012 to work with children and young families in the surrounding community. The role includes breakfast church, building relationships with the local schools and community groups and participating in preschool music.
Liz is an ordained elder in the Presbyterian Church and has experience as a youth worker for Auckland Presbytery, worked with Christian World Service as youth and schools coordinator and then church and community coordinator. Liz comes from a community development perspective to the Parish of St Albans and plans to help the parish engage with its surroundings and the people in our community specifically focussing on Children and families.
Liz has a passion for seeing young people grow and develop their relationships with each other and with God in an open and caring environment.