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Feedback from schools – Autumn term 2017

FEEDBACK FROM SCHOOLS – SEPTEMBER 2017   “Fascinating to see a service in action.  Very knowledgeable guide.  Plenty of opportunity for children to ask questions.” (Hindu Temple) “Made Islam real.  Talked about life as a Muslim.  Made connections between religions.  Normalised and simplified the religion.  Dis-spelled media misconceptions which was

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Feedback from School Visits – June and July 2017

“The assembly was very clear and gave positive messages out to the children.  There was plenty for the children to think about and the host had good control of the children throughout, using various techniques to keep them focused.  It was perfect as a start to our knowledge and understanding

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We’re Hiring!!!

We are seeking to appoint a Deputy Manager to expand our ever growing team at the Open Centre. The role has been created as a result of a staffing restructure in order to increase the strategic leadership and management capabilities of the organisation. This is therefore an exciting time for us as

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Issues with online booking forms

We have recently had a number of reports saying that our online booking request forms have been completed but unfortunately we have not received them and as a result we have been unable to respond to requests. Our ICT support team are investigating this issue but until we have resolved

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Feedback from School Visits – May 2017

Here is a look at our recent feedback from visitors in May. Mr Kernaghan – Calow Primary “Good practical sessions and helped the children to understand the pilgrimage of Hajj.”  (Hajj Workshop) Kelly Guy – Holmgate Primary “Lots of knowledge.  A wonderful experience to see the prayers.” (Hindu Temple) “Very

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Feedback from School Visits – April 2017

Here is the feedback we have received from visitors for April 2017. As Easter was two weeks of April, it was a little quieter than March. Emily Doram – Brimington Junior School “Children were very engaged and their questions were well answered.”  (Hindu Temple) “The children loved trying different foods”

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Competition Time!!!

********COMPETITION TIME************ WIN A FREE  MOSQUE FAITH TRAIL AND MARRIAGE WORKSHOP WORTH OVER £165 FOR YOUR SCHOOL. We are offering one lucky school the chance to win a free Mosque Faith trail followed by a Marriage workshop. * For a group size up to 30 children. The Faith Trail and

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Feedback from School Visits – March 2017

March 2017 Feedback Here is a collection of feedback we have received for March 2017.  Another successful month!   Helen Newton – Shirebrook Academy “An extremely useful and enjoyable educational day.”   Natasha Rowe – Shirebrook Academy “Fantastic guide, really engaging” (Mosque) “Very informative and welcoming” (Mandir) “Great for students

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Feedback from School Visits – February 2017

A selection of feedback we have received this month: David Blackwell – Springfield Primary “Content was extremely well matched to the ages and experiences of the children.  The two presenters were very knowledgeable and experienced in delivering to children and were able to communicate their messages effectively.”  (Assembly) Miss S

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Feedback from School Visits – January 2017

Here are just a few comments from schools who visited in January: Helen Naylor – Brigg Infant School “We were made to feel very welcome in all places of worship.  Everything was explained clearly and simply to the children.  We appreciated being able to ask questions at any time.” Lucy

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