Posts tagged Chaplaincy
DELIVERING A BETTER SUITE OF SERVICES

Chaplaincy Services in South Australia over time has continued to grow in numbers, but more importantly in depth and value it has provided.

By verbalising six dimensions of school chaplaincy over the last few years, we have a better common understanding of what this service contributes to school communities. They are: Role modelling and mentoring, Social and emotional support, Spiritual support, School engagement, Community engagement, and Extra-curricular contribution.

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Personally Speaking - Edition 3 2019

Once a year we invite all our PCWs to attend a conference. As they work in different schools across the state, it is a great opportunity for them to share with and learn from each other.

It was such a pleasure to meet so many people who are so passionately following their calling and supporting children and families in their local schools. I was impressed by these special PCWs who truly believe in the value of what they can add to their community.

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Personally Speaking - Edition 2 2019

Schools Ministry Group is in a privileged position. It provides Pastoral Care Workers and other content to schools right across the state: Primary schools.  Secondary schools. Area schools. Special schools.  Schools in large communities. Schools in small communities. City schools. Country schools.  State schools. Private schools. In fact, just about every type of school you can imagine. 

This is a privilege because so many schools today are central to their community:  They are where people get to know their neighbours. Mothers meet other mothers living life the same way. Fathers make friends with other fathers. Children are exposed to brand new ideas and new thoughts. Whole families live life with other families….

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