Committee details

Standing Advisory Council for Religious Education

Purpose of committee

Public health emergency

 

In accordance with regulations in response to the current public health emergency the County Council will, until further notice, hold virtual meetings.  Members will attend and participate remotely via conference calls and there will be press and public access via webcasting.

 

The agendas for these meetings will be published on the website and the meetings will be available to watch online via our webcasting website.

 

Standing Advisory Council for Religious Education

 

The Standing Advisory Council for Religious Education (SACRE) is a County Council committee whose job is to advise the County Council, as local education authority (LEA), on religious education and collective worship.

 

It is made of up representatives from a number of denominations as follows and may also include co-opted members.

 

·        Committee A: Christian denominations and other religions

·        Committee B: Church of England

·        Committee C: Associations representing teachers

·        Committee D: Local Education Authority

 

The annual SACRE report provides information regarding the membership and work of the West Sussex SACRE.  All SACREs have to publish an annual report that sets out the advice given to the LEA over the year.

 

Watch meetings online

 

You can watch meetings live online via our webcasting website. Our webcasts are also available to view in the webcast library for six years after the meeting (six months prior to May 2020).

 

Watch meetings online

Membership

Contact information

Support officer: Natalie Jones-Punch on 033 022 25098. Email:  natalie.jones-punch@westsussex.gov.uk