Posts tagged SMG 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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SEEING CHAPLAINCY FOR WHAT IT REALLY IS

Prior to moving to Mount Gambier, Rohan Battersby spent 16 years as a Paramedic in Adelaide. “I was regularly expected to perform in difficult and complex situations…..I can honestly say that my role as a Chaplain has made me draw on every personal and professional resource I possess. I have discovered this requirement is not peculiar to my school.

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