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Our staff team


Revd Dr Stephen M’Caw
Team Rector

0117 9864437  samcaw@talk21.com

Stephen was educated at Monmouth School, and trained as a doctor at Magdalene College, Cambridge, and the Middlesex Hospital Medical School. After some surgical training, it was whilst a General Practitioner in rural Suffolk that God intervened and altered the course of his career. Following two years of ministerial training at Cranmer Hall, Durham he spent three years as curate in the Thetford Team Ministry. From 2002 to 2010 he was Rector of the rural, three village, Oxfordshire Benefice of Steeple Aston, with North Aston and Tackley, during which he was also Area Dean of Woodstock Deanery from 2006 to 2009.

He is married with two sons, and when he can manage some leisure time he loves to sit down with a good historical biography.


Team Vicar - Vacancy


Rev Mike Burke
Team Vicar and Parish Missioner

0117 9099425  mikeburke@keynshamparish.org.uk

Mike is from Birmingham. He was ordained in 1989 having previously worked in Health Service management. He has ministered in different churches in Sheffield and Gloucester Diocese as well as taking time away from parish ministry to work for Oasis Trust and in church relations for two different mission agencies. He has a great interest in applying the unchanging gospel to a rapidly changing culture and has experience of mission consultation and developing new approaches towards church life.


He enjoys a variety of sports, especially following the misfortunes of his beloved Birmingham City. He has also enjoys writing Christian fiction, music, water colour painting, walking and running. He is married to Jacky who teaches Science and has two grown up and married children as well as an energetic border collie.







Youth Worker (St. John's)

Ria Harding

0117 9863354  riaharding@keynshamparish.org.uk


Emma King
Childrens and Families Worker

0117 9863354  emmaking@keynshamparish.org.uk


Rachel Hall

Contact through the Parish Office - 0117 9863354

Biog here.


Rachel Shaw

Contact through the Parish Office - 0117 9863354

Biog here.

June Lowe

Contact through the Parish Office - 0117 9863354

Biog here.


Pam Gardner
Parish Office Manager

0117 9863354  pamgardner@keynshamparish.org.uk

Biog here.


Vicki MacRae

Facilities Manager

0117 9863354  vickimacrae@keynshamparish.org.uk

Vicki started to work for the Parish Office in February 2014 as the Assistant Office Manager.  She has a background in administration and office management came to the Parish Office to support Pam and also manage the hall bookings etc. In 2015 she took on the role of Facilities Manager, overseeing the upkeep and maintenance of the Church and Parish Hall.  Vicki grew up in Buckinghamshire but now lives in Keynsham with her husband Tony and daughter Ellie.




Christopher Thomas

Music Director (St John’s)

0117 9863354  christhomas@keynshamparish.org.uk

Biog here





Steve Spiteri
Caretaker (St John’s)

Contact through the Parish Office - 0117 9863354

Biog here.




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