What We Do

We support our 86 diocesan schools and ensure that the 30,000 pupils in them receive the very best educational opportunities, within communities that are built around the teachings of Jesus and His Church. We do this by:

Offering Advice

Offering advice and direction on a broad range of educational matters such as RE and curriculum issues, Catholic Life of a school, staffing and recruitment, governance, admissions and capital developments.

Working Closely

Working closely with the Catholic Education Service, the Department for Education, the Regional Schools Commissioner and our CMATs

Precious In My Sight

A compassionate and practical guide for use in the secondary schools of the Diocese of Nottingham

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Primary Resources

Our Catholic Multi-Academy Trusts

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Where we are

Education Service
The Diocesan Centre
Mornington Crescent
DE22 4BD

Meet Our Team

Peter Giorgio
Director of Education
Diocesan Education Service

Fionuala Boucher
Deputy Director of Education
Diocesan Education Service

Gill Burns
DES Business Support Officer
Diocesan Education Service
Jennifer Charleson
DES Finance Officer
Diocesan Education Service
Fr Simon Gillespie
Bishop's Secretary, Episcopal Vicar for Catholic Education Service, Deputy Director of the Diocesan Lourdes Pilgrimage
Office of the Bishop
David Quinn
RE and Catholic Life Advisor
Diocesan Education Service
Julie Sweeney
Director of Education's Personal Assistant
Diocesan Education Service
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