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Christian Youth Work Training

Training for work in schools

The following courses include learning for work carried out in schools and colleges. For further information on the academic levels see the additional notes.
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CYM ~ MA Youth & Community Work and Practical Theology

The MA in Youth and Community Work and Practical Theology incorporates a JNC professional youth work qualification through endorsement by the National Youth Agency.  This is achieved at postgraduate diploma level which takes two years part time and includes two four day study blocks a year with optional study days and the support of a practice tutor to help you complete your JNC portfolio. This course is ideal for those who are graduates in another discipline and or who have moved into youth work from another profession. The completion of a dissertation leads to the MA. This course is eligible for a postgraduate student loan.

from Institute for Children Youth and Mission

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Midlands CYM ~ Religious Education in Schools

This course considers the role of RE in the school curriculum, its cultural and theology issues and its impact upon the emotional and spiritual development of young people. It considers the history of RE, curriculum content, policy issues and the place of RE within schools. It explores the role of the school and the youth and community worker within the RE curriculum.
Participants develop their skills in planning and delivering programmes appropriate to a range of learners in school and youth work settings. The course incorporates various engaging learning strategies, including discussion, group activities, student-led work and skills practice in context.
For more information about this course please contact Gill, our MCYM administrator.
Call us: 0115 968 3222
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from Midlands CYM

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Moorlands College ~ BA (Hons) Applied Theology

A three-year degree programme that can be studied at Moorlands College in Christchurch (either Campus-Based or Placement-Based), at the South-West Regional Centre in Torquay, the Midlands Regional Centre in Birmingham, or the South East Regional Centre in Brentwood*, learning through high quality biblical and theological teaching alongside hands on practical experience.  You also get to ground your study in an area of your choice; Missional Leadership, Youth Ministry (Moorlands South West), Children and Schools Work, Community and Family Work, or Cross Cultural Work (Christchurch or Midlands).
*pending approval

from Moorlands College

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Moorlands ~ Award in Christian Leadership

This is an NCFE validated course, which is delivered by Moorlands College.  It is a customized award equivalent to Level 3.
Organisations can apply to the college to deliver the award for their learners
STRUCTURE
The Mandatory Units are:
1 The Biblical Leader
2 The Practical Leader
3 The Pioneer Leader
4 The Reflective Leader
5 The Discipling Leader
(GLH = guided learning hours)
There are usually around 3 tasks to be completed and submitted online for each unit.

from Moorlands College

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Moorlands ~ Engaging with Applied Theology

This is an NCFE validated course, which is delivered by Moorlands College.  It is a customized award equivalent to Level 3.
Organisations can apply to the college to deliver the award for their learners
STRUCTURE
The Mandatory Units are:
1 Introduction to Applied Theology (30 GLH)
2 Bible Overview (30 GLH)
3 Mission and Ministry (40 GLH)
5 Personal and Professional Development (50 GLH)
The optional units are
4 Working with young People (30 GLH)
6 Working with Schools (30 GLH)
7 Working with Children (30 GLH)
8 Pastoral Care and Listening Skills (30 GLH)
(GLH = guided learning hours)
Learners need to take the four mandatory units and one optional unit in order to achieve the award.  There are usually around 3 tasks to be completed and submitted online for each unit.

from Moorlands College