Aims of the Dorchester Chaplaincy Group
On behalf of the local churches: -
To engage with the working world serving and befriending people.
To help churches to understand some of the issues associated in the working world.
To the Management Group.
Operational guidance from the Chaplain Coordinator.
To the local church communities whose support is essential.
C. Role Description
To establish a relationship of trust with contacts.
To gain an understanding of the challenges faced.
To act as a listener and a helper.
To be open to conversations on matters of faith as staff wish and with sensitivity.
To signpost staff to other services as needed.
To visit on a regular basis, remembering that the chaplain is a guest.
Reflect back some of the issues to the church communities.
To follow guidance from the Management group and providing occasional reports.