Diocese of Chelmsford
Schools, Children and Young People

The Diocese of Chelmsford supports

  • 139 Church Schools & Vine Schools Academy Trust
  • Mission with children and youth in 460 parishes;
  • Chaplaincies in colleges and universities across East London and Essex.

Our work directly impacts the lives of over 100,000 young people; our commitment is to excellence that all may flourish and have a life-enhancing encounter with the Christian faith and the person of Jesus Christ.

Read our Mission Statement >

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Latest news and events

Termly briefings

2020/21 sees the exciting launch of our new termly update sessions for Church School Leaders and Chairs of Governors.

These virtual briefings are FREE to all our schools and will be led by members of the Education Team and invited speakers.

Spring term dates: 19 and 21 January 2021

Find out more and book a place >>



Governance support

To support governors across the Diocese, Our Governance Consultant, Mike Simmonds is introducing a new opportunity to discuss any current issues or concerns, support one another and introduce ideas.

Find out more and book a place >>



Training courses

Details of our 2020/21 courses and events are now available.

View our 2020/21 Learning and Development Programme

Schools Bulletin - September 2020

We welcome you to this new academic year with a message from Bishop Peter, Acting Bishop of Chelmsford.

We have lots of resources to share with you including our new termly briefings for Heads and Chairs, class based Collective Worship ideas and a range of courses for our church schools.

Read the E-bulletin

Our Schools

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*The Diocese is divided into seven administrative areas called Archdeaconries

Archdeaconry Map

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