Chaplaincy Team

Jacob
Year 5 St. Oscar Romero

Santiago
Year 5 St. Oscar Romero

Soriyah
Year 5 St. Oscar Romero

Fabiana
Year 5 St. Oscar Romero

Harriet
Year 5 St. Josephine

Caterina
Year 6 St. Elizabeth

Kofi
Year 6 St. Elizabeth

Shani
Year 6 St. Elizabeth

Kiki
Year 6 St. Elizabeth

Hazel
Year 6 St. Elizabeth

Christopher
Year 6 St. Elizabeth

Ka Shu
Year 6 St. Maximilian Kolbe

 

Our role is the following:

  • To help the school to be a community of faith.
  • To encourage the pupils to live their faith in daily living through our Gospel Values.
  • To develop good relationships within and beyond the school community.
  • To support Liturgy, prayer and the spiritual life of the school.
  • To involve pupils and families in fundraising for charities.
  • To continue to develop strong links with the Parish.
  • To support the school in its Mission Statement, ‘With Christ at our centre, we love, listen and learn’.

We have lots of ideas of how we can fulfil our roles. Here are some of them:

  • Help Early Years with their prayers
  • Organise various charity fund-raising events in our local, national and global communities.
  • Have half termly whole school projects linked to our Catholic Social
  • Teaching theme.
  • Help to lead assemblies and liturgies, both whole school and at phase level
  • Work with other Chaplaincy Teams.
  • Promote bible stories and Spread the Word of God
  • Maintain our Prayer Garden and RE Resources.
  • Promote our Class Prayer books to help families pray together at home
  • We have also thought of how we can work together. The following are our five top tips to help us be a successful Chaplaincy Team.
  • Listen to each other’s ideas.
  • Communicate with all the team members, school and parish.
  • Encourage everyone when making decisions, to share their ideas and to try their best.
  • Include everyone when making decisions.
  • Lead by example, love everyone especially people you don’t get on with.
  • To become a member of the Chaplaincy Team we had to do the following:
  • Apply for the job by completing an application form stating why we were suitable for the job and why we wanted it.

Please see some of our initiatives below. You can also find more details about
the work we do on our Chaplaincy Team blog.

Chaplaincy Team 2021-2023

Jasveer
Year 6 Zechariah

Angel
Year 6 Malachi

Emma
Year 6 Zechariah

Alex
Year 6 Maccabees

Caterina
Year 6 Malachi

Jessie
Year 6 Zechariah

Nathaniel
Year 6 Malachi

Chaplaincy Team- Autumn 2 Mission for St Matthias

While volunteering this morning at the St Matthias Community Centre, the Chaplaincy Team came up with a mission and need your help.

Over the next 2 weeks, we would like you to donate dinner plates and strong plastic shopping bags to the front office and we will give them to Sister Chris and Neighbours in Poplar to help them with their dinners for the vulnerable in our community and the food bank. There mission is to feed 400 people on Christmas day so we would love to donate that many plates.

Please see the videos of the Chaplaincy Team below and the St Matthias Community Centre poster of events.

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Chaplaincy Team- Autumn 1 Mission