About Us

Guildford Diocesan Board of Education's (GDBE) priority is to secure education of the highest quality rooted in our inclusive Christian ethos. Meet our team

As a forward thinking Diocese a key purpose is to ensure that what we offer makes a real difference toward helping our schools and partners improve the outcomes for the pupils and students in their care. 

Our GDBE Education Team actively works alongside regional partners and supports with a range of services including:

  • School Effectiveness and Improvement
  • Leadership Training
  • HR, Employee Relations and Headteacher Recruitment 
  • RE, Christian Distinctiveness and SIAMS Preparation
  • Academy Conversion 
  • School Buildings and Estates Management

Your school's participation in our service level agreements is an important aspect of this partnership. This portal provides online access to our different specialist consultancy services, continuing development programmes and service level agreements available to VA and VC schools on an annual basis.