If you’re a schools worker just about to make your first contact with your local school, it’s easy is it to get off on the wrong foot – maybe without even realising what you’ve done! If misunderstandings arise, they can be hard to correct. So it’s well worth while investing in some high-quality thinking in advance.
The following articles will certainly help – but do also discuss your ideas with Christian teachers or other schools workers. Seek out some contacts. Networking is what it’s all about!
What are the do’s and don’ts you really need to know about? To find out more, have a look at http://www.syls.org.uk/get-started/dos-and-donts-of-schools-work.html
And what sorts of support will a school find useful (or indeed acceptable)? Have a look at http://www.syls.org.uk/get-started/we-call-it-serving-schools-call-it-partnership.html