District News – 3 December 2019

Christmas events, including when the District Office will be closed
Job Vacancies
Training, learning and development
And much more …

Don’t forget to “Follow the star” on facebook!

District News – 27 November 2019

Details of the Freedom Community Project Christmas Appeal
Advance notice of Springs Dance Company’s next presentation – The Green Project
Plus Events across the District; Learning, Development and Training Opportunties, Job vacancies and much more…

District Safeguarding Officer (part-time)

We are looking for an experienced safeguarding professional to join our committed and high performing team in Sheffield and surrounding areas.
This exciting opportunity is to support and strengthen the Methodist Church’s response to and practice in relation to safeguarding.
The role is 21 hours per week and the salary will be between £19.23 & £21.36 per hour dependent on experience.

Keep Fishing!

We all know that we must keep innovating and learning if our churches are to continue to welcome new people and be truly open to the ever-changing communities around us. But we sometimes need some help, advice or encouragement to get started.

Safeguarding Policy for Sheffield Methodist District 2019

The District is committed to the safeguarding and protection of all children, young people, and adults who are or may be vulnerable and/or need care and support. It affirms that the needs of children and of people when they are vulnerable are paramount. It acknowledges that safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility and no-one is exempt from fulfilling that responsibility.
You can read the full policy here …

Grants for Learning and Development Opportunities

The District Learning and Development Fund as been set up to support learning and development activities of Methodists in the Sheffield District.
Priority will be given to people who have no other learning and development grant entitlement, especially first time applicants, but applications from staff, including presbyters, will also be considered.
Applications must be received at least 2 weeks before each meeting of the L&D Group; the dates for these can be found in the District Calendar.