Newsletters & Resources

2019 – Summer Term
Spring Term 2019
Autumn Term 2018


2019 Report to Synod

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Resources for Leaders


Image result for foundation for educational leadership A partnership by the Church of England for schools, dioceses and universities dedicated to supporting the development of leaders in education through courses and resources.
eD 37 Church in School: From Separate Buildings to Shared Premises Grove Brooks provides stimulating and concise explorations of Christian and ministry for leaders including education.
Image result for the children's society logo National Society that works with the most vulnerable children and young people.

Resources for Teaching

Image result for heartsmart logo Carefully structured approach to character education for primary schools, to help build emotional health and resilience in children Image result for barnabas in schools logo Provides quality creative arts-based Barnabas RE Days for pupils and specialist INSET sessions for teachers.
Image result for scripture union Provides resources for children and young people to explore the Bible. Image result for clewer initiative Lesson plans and collective worship materials for primary and secondary schools on the issue of modern slavery.
RE Resources Centre Multi faith resources for RE in Nottinghamshire available for all schools


Young Leadership Programmes for Christians

Image result for young leadership award archbishop Archbishop of York Young Leaders Award empowers young people to be the change they want to see in their lives whilst developing their leadership skills


Visits and Experiences

Image result for rock uk Christian charity providing outdoor adventure for all Image result for ventures and falcons Holidays for 8-18s packed full of great activities and masses of fun while enjoying the opportunity to explore who Jesus is.
Organises visits for schools to the Minster bringing the history and cultural experiences to life

Arts Experiences for Children

Image result for pop uk Social, moral,spiritual and culture learning for school through offering music workshops Image result for ocarina workshop Offering accessible music for every child and teacher
Image result for saltmine trust Saltmine Theatre work with primary and secondary schools, offering productions that look at the Christian story, presenting Christian values in innovative ways.


Church School Leaders Conference – Speakers Presentations – 14th November 2018

Kate Coleman- Leading and Managing your own Wellbeing – Click here
Mary Hawes – Spirituality: A key aspect of human health and overall development – Click here
Allyson Taylor – 3R’s and 3I’s – Click here
Martyn Skinner – Because they’re worth it! – Click here
Tatiana Wilson – Mental health & Wellbeing: Towards a whole school approach (2 documents) – Click here       Mental Health and Wellbeing Guidance – Tatty Wilson

Education Sunday
Education Sunday – Powerpoint
Education Sunday  – Booklet 
Education Sunday –   Prayer & Commissioning Church Schools
Education Sunday – Prayer & Commissioning – General

Bereavement Documents
Attitudes to Death
Receiving Sad News
Breaking Sad News: words to help
Guidelines for breaking news of a death to a class or assembly
Contacts and Communication
Sample memos letters and school website notices
Memorials and funeral services
Journeying Through Bereavement in Schools by Ian Terry – Helping Children Cope with Grief
Journeying Through Bereavement in Schools by Ian Terry – Major Incident Plan

Liturgies and Services
Welcome & Commissioning Service for Headteachers
Powerpoint for new Headteacher Welcome Service (002)