While the traditional role of the chaplain was leading school assemblies, both primary and secondary schools are increasingly encouraging more flexible patterns of involvement....in the classroom, in extra-curricular activities, in half-day conferences etc. This also means there are loads of opportunities for church members to get involved too.
- Looking for fresh ideas? Best site to go to is definitely Serve Your Local School http://www.syls.org.uk/
- While targeted at Schools Workers/Youth Workers, the Schoolswork site is well worth looking at: http://www.schoolswork.co.uk/home/ It is written for the situation in England and Wales, so you’ll have to adapt the material for Scottish schools, but it’s still a treasure trove of practical information and advice.
And have a look at the Case Studies on this website too.