Every one of our students has commitments outside the College – many of you will have families, and be working full- or part-time, as well as continuing to be involved with your local church. It is part of our job to support you in meeting the demands of life whilst you study with us. At St Augustine’s, you have the option of full-time or part-time study, with a choice of either teaching days at the tranquil abbey at West Malling, evening classes at Trinity House in the heart of Southwark or a combination of the…
Covid-19 ‘has the slow, dawning reality of a crisis that builds a bit more each day, like a slow turning vice.’ Philippa Smethurst The attached article, by a professional therapist, was brought to us by Rev. Daphne Clifton, (alumni & Board of Trustees member). It came out of a discussion about clergy and students not being exempt from the current challenges posed by Covid-19. This is for everyone! There are some simple exercises at the end of the article – also for everyone. Mental and Physical Health in a Time of Covid. P. Smethurst 2020
Daphne Clifton is an Executive Coach, Associate Speaker for the London Institute for Contemporary Christianity and former student of St Augustine’s, ordained in 2017. She has been on the Board of Trustees for St Augustine’s College of Theology since 2019, and we talked to her about her role. I’m an Executive Coach, with over 25 years’ experience in media, sales and marketing. I bring that experience to many high achievers in the private and public sector clients to help them reach, and exceed, their goals. I love coaching, and I like to say that I…
St Augustine’s is seeking to appoint an Academic Registrar to manage the administration of our students’ programmes, our educational IT, academic records and the college’s accreditation with the University of Durham. If you are interested in this position or you know someone who might be, view the full details on the Work Here page of this website or contact email@example.com
Our next series of open events will be held on 23rd April at Trinity House; and 9th May at West Malling (3:45pm-6pm). To book a place please contact the office 01732 252656 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Our annual celebration of St Augustine’s Day comes on apace. Beginning at 4pm on the 25th May, at West Malling. After coffee, tea, and cake, we shall listen to this year’s St Augustine’s speaker, the Rt. Rev. Dr Jo Bailey-Wells, Bishop of Dorking. A buffet-reception follows the lecture. All current and former staff and students warmly welcome. For further information email@example.com
On 23 May we shall be celebrating our first St Augustine’s Day. The Bishop of Chichester, the Rt Reverend Martin Warner, will be blessing our new Library, Professor Mike Higton, from Durham University, will speak on “Doctrine in the life of the Church”, and our 2016 leavers will be presented with their certificates. We begin with a welcome and afternoon tea at 4pm. Contact us for further details.