Lorraine Darlow, National Learning & Development Coordinator
020 7467 5210
Lorraine coordinates the Learning Network across the region, which includes the Districts of Scotland and Shetland. She has a background in inner city ministry particulary among children and young people, families and intergenerational ministry. Her main work areas include mission, local and ordained ministries, coordinating safeguarding training, and facilitating communities of practice across a range of work areas for those in ordained and lay roles.
Gary Williams, Regional Learning & Development Officer
020 7467 5119
Gary currently works part-time with the team. He has a background in youth and community work with experience in mission and community development in a variety of contexts. His main areas of work currently include supporting engagement with equality, diversity & inclusion (EDI) and Methodist Way of Life (MWoL).
Richard Knott, Consultant Leaning & Development Officer
020 7467 5273
Richard currently works part-time with the team. He has a background in children’s youth and family ministry including schools work and is a Godly Play storyteller and trainer. His main areas of work currently include supporting engagement with unconscious bias training, mission, ministry with children, youth and families, and the Methodist stories project.
Learning network staff can help with your church or circuit learning and development needs, and can devise bespoke training for small groups, congregations and in specialist areas including those listed above.
Details of events led by our team and those available from other regions, as well as connexional events, can be found on the Learning Network calendar
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