Father Paul

The Revd Fr Paul Ford Cert.Ed (PCET) FRSA MIfL

Father Paul is a Chief Inspector in the Metropolitan Police Force and currently Force Chaplain to Hertfordshire Police and Chaplain to Sutton Sea Cadets. He has a particular focus on interfaith working and support in the Houses of Parliament in achieving improved relationship through the Foundation of International Collaboration. He is a member of the National Association of Police Chaplains and the International Police Association. He also supports the Christian Police Association and Catholic Police Guild. Father Paul is a pastoral and spiritual advisor to the Foundation for International Collaboration and an Advisor to the Parliamentary Interfaith Working Group. Father Paul holds a Certificate in Education in Post-Compulsory Education and Training from Greenwich University and is Member of the Institute for Learning and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts in recognition of his public service.

Father Ford has an interest in outreach work and evangelist ministry in supporting both the disaffected and disadvantaged in their own communities. Father has over eighteen years experience working within the public sector working predominantly with those that have been the victims of crime, offenders and those that face hardship whether financial, social or emotional.