Tisca aims

TISCA has three stated aims:

  1. 1.To uphold Christians working in and supporting independent schools [SUPPORTING]

    2.To contribute to the formulation and practice of policy at all levels as it affects Christians in independent schools [INFLUENCING]

    3.To advance the cause of Christ in school communities [EQUIPPING]

TISCA exists to link, support and equip Christians in independent schools, including:

  • Heads and Deputy Heads,
  • Chaplains (ordained and lay),
  • Teaching and Auxiliary Staff,
  • Governors and Parents,
  • Retired or Former Teachers.

TISCA offers support in the following ways:

  • An annual National Meeting (normally in London in the second week of June)
  • Regional Meetings annually throughout the UK and online
  • Consultations on single issues
  • Special interest conferences for Heads, Chaplains etc
  • A twice yearly Newsletter “TISCA News and Views” which is mailed free of charge to all members
  • A monthly e-newsletter “e-TNV” for short articles, interviews and events
  • Visits to schools (we are happy to speak at Chapel services)
  • Advice to Parents
  • Notice of situations vacant and required
  • Links with resourcing agencies