The Synod supports the mission and ministry of our local churches.
Who We Are
Who's who at URC Thames North Synod?
A list of committees at URC Thames North Synod.
Find out about the structure of the United Reformed Church.
There are approximately 1500 local United Reformed Churches Across England, Scotland and Wales.
Thames North Trust
Find out about the Thames North Trust.
What We Do
How we undertake a range of functions to support our local churches.
Discipleship Steering Group
The DSG at the forefront of our commitment to whole life discipleship.
Children & Youth
News on our children's and youth work and activities.
Support for those working with children, young people and adults at risk of harm.
Church & Society Network
The Church & Society Network explores various church and society issues.
Work With Us
Current job vacancies within the Thames North Synod and our partner organisations.
Find a Local Church
Directory of our local churches within the Thames North Synod.
Weekly e-newsletters from the Synod.
Thames North Synod gathers for full Synod meetings 2-3 times a year.
Information and documents relating to Church Premises.
Health & Safety
Health & Safety Policy for the United Reformed Church Thames North Synod.
Additional resources & downloads.
To adapt with the changing government guidance and to facilitate learning whilst transitioning into reopening and meeting physically in large groups, the physical training modules have been adapted into a virtual format held via Zoom.
Foundation and Foundation Refresher Safeguarding Training (Approx 2 hours).
The Foundation training is also available as an E Learning which can be completed in your own time.
The link is here:
Standard Course for a Laptop or Desktop Computer Safeguarding Foundation E-Course (canva.com)
Standard Course for a phone or laptop Safeguarding Foundation E-Course for phone and tablet (canva.com)
Narrated version of the course with a voice over each slide Safeguarding Foundation E-Course narrated version (canva.com)
The roles mandated to attend foundation module training are:
Intermediate Safeguarding Training (Approx 2.5 hours).
Intermediate Refresher Safeguarding Training.
The roles mandated to attend intermediate module training are:
Please note that you will be required to enrol and attend the Foundation training before being enrolled on to the Intermediate training, despite any previous workplace training or expertise.
To book on to this training, please email your name, church role, church and preferred date to [email protected]