Peter Eccles is a lifelong Quaker and is a member of Cheadle Hulme Meeting in East Cheshire Area Meeting, Britain Yearly Meeting. He has clerked…
Being a Quaker Clerk
8-10 March 2024
The course begins on Friday with the evening meal and ends with lunch on Sunday.
The Hayes, Alfreton, Derbyshire
Are you new or recently appointed to a role involving clerking? Join this residential for in-person, in-depth training and reflection covering the core aspects involved in being a Quaker clerk.
This residential weekend provides an opportunity for deeper discussions and reflections for those of you with clerking responsibilities. Time together with tutors and peers will help you gain understanding and confidence in your role. We will be exploring the spiritual basis of clerkship; its online dimension; and looking in detail at what happens before, during and after Meeting for Worship for Business.
The course is facilitated by two tutors who have extensive experience as clerks.
This course will involve:
On the booking form, there is a chance for you to let us know about any accessibility or communication adjustments that will enable you to participate more fully in the course. Please be clear about your requirements when booking so that we can ensure you are allocated an appropriate room.