The Chaplaincy Team
Children from Years 1-6 have the opportunity to serve the school as part of the Chaplaincy Team. Anyone can join and members are commissioned during a special ceremony, where they receive their Chaplaincy Team Badge and contract from Bishop Declan at Clifton Cathedral.
The Chaplaincy team play a vital role in the Spiritual life of the school and are supported by the Chaplaincy Lead, Mrs MacDonald.
The Chaplaincy Team have many important tasks such as:
Helping the school to be a community of faith.
Encouraging the pupils to remember their faith in daily living.
Developing good relationships within and beyond the school community.
Planning and leading key stage/whole school collective worship.
Assisting in the organisation of school masses and liturgies.
Helping plan and lead charity events.
To continue to develop strong links with the Parish.
To support the school in its Mission Statement.
Welcome to our Chaplaincy Team
We are brand new and looking forward to leading our school in prayer now we have returned to a more normal school life.
This year, we want to;
Support class prayers and encourage everyone to be involved.
Improve Prayer Areas
Create a display about The Little Way Partnership to help everyone understand we are growing in faith with others nearby.
Support and create exciting Hours of Prayer for Advent and Lent.
Fundraise for local charities that need our support as well as Mission Together and The Emmaus Project.
Watch this space to see how we get on!
Our school are supporting the Ukrainian community in Gloucester and the Ukraine and all the details are in the attached letter.
We would like to thank all our parents and friends that have shared this information with us, so we are able to support the Ukrainian community.
The Ukrainian Church of the Good Shepherd are no longer able to accept donations of goods due to storage issues. If you still would like to help, they are accepting donations to help fund the delivery of the goods to a warehouse in Poland.
Polish Association Gloucester—Charity Number 1176870
Sort Code—40-22-09 Account Number—92610531 Ref—Help Ukraine