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‘All Inclusive?’ - Facebook Live - The Church SENCO Special

The next in our series of short Urban Saints Additional Needs Ministry Facebook Live events will be about ‘Inclusion Champions’ or Church SENCO’s

What benefits can having a church SENCO bring to your church community, especially your children’s/youth work?
What does a church SENCO do to help a church be more inclusive?
What do they need to know and understand?
How do you get started in putting this role in place?
What about role descriptions?
All of this, and more, will be covered in our next Facebook Live event, ‘The Church SENCO Special’.

When: Wednesday 11th October 2017, starting at 14:00, then available to download.
Where: Urban Saints Facebook page:
Duration: About 15 minutes.

To access previous Urban Saints Additional Needs Ministry Facebook Live events and other helpful video’s, information, resources, and news about future ‘All Inclusive?’ training events, please visit:

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Aurora & Cliff College ~ Certificate in Children’s Ministry

Delivered in partnership with the Diocese of Sheffield, the Diocese of Derby and Valley CIDS, the Aurora Certificate in Children’s Ministry is a training course for children’s work volunteers based in the South Yorkshire area and Derbyshire areas, and is delivered on two sites, Rotherham and Chesterfield with combined sessions at Cliff College.

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Church College’s Certificate in Children’s Ministry

A University level regional course provided by the Dioceses of Chester, Manchester and Blackburn; validated by University of Chester

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Cliff College ~ CertHE in Mission and Ministry (Children)

This course is for those working mainly with children up to secondary school age, in or for the church on a paid or voluntary basis. It covers: how children grow and learn and the issues they face in that process; theological understanding and principles related to children and childhood; the spirituality and faith of children; an introduction to mission to and with children; and management of self, team and leadership skills. Students who pass their Certificate qualification, will be eligible to progress to Diploma stage. Students who pass their Diploma qualification, will be eligible to progress to Degree stage.

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Cliff College ~ Certificate in Family Ministry

A week long course based at Cliff College focussed on volunteers working amongst families, or those wanting to explore Family ministry. Delivered in partnership with the Methodist Church.

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