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Professional Development Opportunities

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CCER continues to conduct a variety of training and networking events giving members the chance to top-up their managerial skills and connect with colleagues.  The most recent of these saw staff from the Systemic Schools system get together on 19 September to discuss matters affecting their sector.  Of particular interest were two case law updates…

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To Meet or not to Meet?

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It’s safe to say that nobody has ever laid on their deathbed and said: ‘I wish I’d attended more work meetings’. It’s even safer to say often people leave a meeting thinking it was a waste of time more than a useful exercise. And yet, like strange addicts, we fill our calendars with these events even…

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Recipe for Success: How raw pasta and sticky sweets can teach us how to build great Catholic workplaces

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It’s not every day we learn something fundamental about ourselves from a marshmallow and some uncooked spaghetti –  but the Creating Great Catholic Workplaces workshop was an opportunity to do just that.  Participants were asked to use these two foods, plus some string, to build a tower.  Everyone instantly began channeling their inner engineer, but…

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Keeping the Faith…with Richard Rymarz

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On March 8th, Professor Richard Rymarz joined us for our second Faith at Work Dialogue for the year.  The theologian and author shared his insights into the current state of Catholic schools, and, together with Tony and the audience, discussed the future of faith-based education.  While attendance at Catholic schools is on the rise in…

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