One of the ways in which the DBE supports schools to achieve this is through a programme of events that bring together teachers and leaders across the diocese to share, discuss and learn. 

To book any of these events or for more information please email Karen Colley at, giving name, school and any dietary requirements where appropriate. 

Please note that there is very limited parking at Church House. There are several carparks within easy walking distance of the building which are reasonably priced.



21st Jun Senior Leadership Briefing #3 10am-1pm, Church House Rotherham

This is the final event in a series of 3 briefings for senior leaders. From £114 per delegate. Lunch will be provided. Led by Helen Morrison

21st Jun/4th Jul Final Twilight for Understanding Christianity 3-5pm, Church House Rotherham

This is the final session for those completing the Understanding Christianity training. Led by Huw Thomas.

29th Jun RE coordinators: Using Your Church as a Learning Resource  9.15am-12noon, Church House Rotherham

Find out how to make the most of your church link, look at how church expresses meaning, discover more about shape and form and how churches bring worship alive – and decode Greek

No charge. Led by Alison Brown.

6th & 7th Jul School Leaders Cream Tea 1.30-3.30pm, Church House Rotherham

An invitation to school leaders to come in for an informal chat and enjoy a cream tea with Huw. No charge.

6th Jul Governors Briefing 7.30-9.30pm, Church House Rotherham

A session for all Governors. No charge. Led by Huw Thomas, Derek Grover and Alan Richards.

13th Jul Familiarisation Session for the Understanding Christianity Course 8-10am, Church House Rotherham

Drop in for a coffee and a chat with Huw to learn more about the Understanding Christianity course for schools ( and sign up for the 2017-18 sessions.