Service Level Agreements

An annual service agreement between our family of schools and the Guildford Diocesan Board of Education.

EsLA 2019-20

EsLA 2020-21


Support

Christian Distinctiveness & RE Staff Training

Jane Whittington and Rachel Boxer have developed a selection of pre-designed training formats which can be requested and delivered in school. Theses are extremely popular and well regarded so we recommend making  a request well in advance. Where possible we do endeavour match your particular date but this is not always possible. Bespoke staff meting formats can be tailored to each school however these incur preparation time and administration fee.

RE INSET

Our RE INSETS are very popular and highly regarded. Jane Whittington, Schools Officer and Rachel Boxer, Diocesan Associate Adviser are well known and respected both locally and nationally. Where possible we try to match requests for specific dates and times, however to avoid disappointment please contact us well in advance to discuss.

The way we work: We will agree a date and time for the INSET and identify a named consultant to work with you. This will be confirmed in writing. Our Diocesan associate consultants and professional partners are all practitioners with appropriate and relevant experience in this specialist area.The INSET is delivered in school by a member of the Education Team, Diocesan Associate or professional partner.  Agreed INSET between the school and the consultant prior to the visit.

What the INSET involves: Our trainer will come to your school and deliver the pre-agreed INSET option. 

INSET Duration: 3 hours

RE INSET choices available

IN 1—Spiritual Development: What is it? Where is it in your curriculum?

IN 2—Christian Distinctiveness: The heart of your Church School.

IN 3—Lived not Laminated – Bringing your school values to life.

IN 4—Whole Staff Preparation for SIAMS—in addition to the SIAMS Support package.

IN 5—Collective Worship in the Church Primary School

IN 6—Developing Prayer Spaces in your school

IN 7—Global Neighbours: How to develop a culture of global citizenship in our schools.  

RE INSET - Bespoke Option

Our approach ensures a non-judgmental forum working in partnership with you to identify the type of INSET required. 

Our RE INSETS are very popular and highly regarded. Jane Whittington, Schools Officer and Rachel Boxer, Diocesan Associate Adviser are well known and respected both locally and nationally. Where possible we try to match requests for specific dates and times, however to avoid disappointment please contact us well in advance to discuss.

The way we work: We will agree a date and time for the INSET and identify a named consultant to work with you. This will be confirmed in writing. Our Diocesan associate consultants and professional partners are all practitioners with appropriate and relevant experience in this specialist area.The INSET is delivered in school by a member of our Education Team, Diocesan Associate or professional partner. Agreed INSET between the school and the consultant prior to the visit.

What the INSET involves: Our trainer will come to your school and deliver the pre-agreed INSET. 

Duration of INSET: 3 hours

Staff Meetings

Our Staff Meetings are hugely popular and highly regarded. Jane Whittington, Schools Officer and Rachel Boxer, Diocesan Associate Adviser are well known and respected both locally and nationally. Where possible we try to match requests for specific dates and times, however to avoid disappointment please contact us well in advance to discuss.

The way we work: We will agree a date and time for the staff meeting that is convenient to you and identify a named consultant to work with you. Please advise of you staff meeting choice and agreed with our consultant prior to the visit. This will be confirmed in writing. Our Diocesan associate consultants and professional partners are all practitioners with appropriate and relevant experience in specialist areas, school leadership and management. The staff meeting is delivered in school by a Diocesan Associate or professional partner.  

What the staff meeting involves: Our trainer will come to your school and deliver the agreed staff meeting option or focus. All training materials and resources are included in the session.

  • 1.5 hour Staff Meeting
  • Usually after school

STAFF MEETING Options:

SM 1—The Diocesan Guidelines for RE: How to implement them in your school.

SM 2—The Surrey Agreed Syllabus for RE: How to implement it in your school.

SM 3—Assessing pupil progress in RE

SM 4—The Big Bible Story: Theological concepts in Primary RE

SM 5—Creative ways into RE: Artefacts, Art and Story

SM 6—Unpacking the Concept of the Trinity for Primary pupils

SM 7—Spiritual development: What is it? Where is your curriculum?

SM 8—Christian Distinctiveness: The heart of your church school

SM 9—Collective Worship in the Church Primary School

SM 10—Developing Prayer Spaces in your School

Staff Meetings - Bespoke Option

Our approach ensures a non-judgmental forum working in partnership with you to identify the type of staff meeting required. 

Our RE Staff meetings are very popular and highly regarded. Canon Jane Whittington, Schools Officer and Rachel Boxer, Diocesan Associate Adviser are well known and respected both locally and nationally. Where possible we try to match requests for specific dates and times, however to avoid disappointment please contact us well in advance to discuss.

The way we work: We will agree a date and time for the staff meeting and identify a named consultant to work with you. This will be confirmed in writing. Our Diocesan associate consultants and professional partners are all practitioners with appropriate and relevant experience in this specialist area.The staff meeting is delivered in school by a member of our Education Team, Diocesan Associate or professional partner. Agreed staff meeting between the school and the consultant prior to the visit.

What the INSET involves: Our trainer will come to your school and deliver the pre-agreed staff meeting. 

Duration of staff meeting: 1.5 hours