Training, consultancy and support


Support for schools in the Diocese of Bristol and for parish partners who support their schools is available through a variety of routes.

  1. Through a varied menu of courses to support New Headteachers or Aspiring Headteachers, Governors, RE (Including Understanding Christianity) and CW training and Ethos Development.
  2. Religious Education support can be accessed through local authority Hub meetings, SACRE conferences and LTLRE conferences and Hub meetings.
  3. We can also offer bespoke in school support in a range of areas.

This is offered by our well equipped and experienced Schools Advisers:

  • Katy Staples has been working for the Diocese for 8 years and before that was a Secondary School RE and Humanities leader in both London and North Somerset for 23 years
  • Laura Harris joined the Diocese in September 2021 having worked as a primary school teacher in North Somerset for 19 years.

Please contact the Education Team to discuss your training and support needs.

Please click here to view our upcoming training events.