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

Headteacher Sabbath Day

We are hosting a free ‘Sabbath Day’ at Chelmsford Cathedral for our Headteachers and School Leaders. The day will consist of a series of reflections from the Bishop of Colchester, optional short times of worship, and opportunities to explore the cathedral, gardens and city.

Find out more an book a place >>



Governance Support

Our Governance Consultant, Mike Simmonds runs a monthly governance chat via Zoom which is FREE to attend. You can also join one-hour Bite Size sessions which focus on particular topics

Find out more and book a session >>



Training courses

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

View our 2020/21 Learning and Development Programme

Schools Bulletin - April 2021

As we begin the summer term, we offer our headteachers and school leaders the opportunity to join us for a Sabbath Day at Chelmsford Cathedral on 17 June, with reflections from the Bishop of Colchester.

Read the E-bulletin

Our Schools

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*The Diocese is divided into seven administrative areas called Archdeaconries

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