Weybourne Community Church

Serving Jesus in the Community

Schools work


Our Church and Community Worker

Gille BulteelGille is originally from Belgium. He arrived in 2009 in the UK to marry his lovely wife Andrea and started to work as a Youth worker in 2010 for our Church and Frensham Baptist Fellowship.

They welcomed their lovely daughter Lucy in 2014.

He has a passion for young people and has a desire to come alongside them to help them in their life journey to become adults with Christian values. He started in Youth work when he was 18 as a volunteer, and moved on from being a volunteer to work full time for a national youth organisation in Belgium. His main responsibilities were; contact with the national government, setting up training programmes for leaders and organising camps and weekends for youth. He was also vice chairman of a European Youth organisation.

Before he started to work for the Youth organisation he was an RE teacher for 5 years. He also has his certificate of pedagogical ability and has been teaching technical subjects for 2 years.

He also holds a Basic Expedition Leader and First Aid certificate.


Cohesion

Gille is part of Cohesion and is the co-ordinator for Farnham Heath End School.

Cohesion is a network of Christian youth workers, ministers and volunteers; delivering schools work in Farnham.

Cohesion has a vision seeks to engage and equip students in Farnham to explore the Christian faith in a relevant way.

  • Farnham has a community of approximately 3,500 secondary school aged youngsters.

  • Churches reach approximately 10% of these young people and about 50% of these profess a faith in Jesus (175 young people).

  • As a townwide project Cohesion can represent the whole church of Farnham to students and staff in secondary schools.

Farnham has secondary schools that are keen to engage with the Christian community. By working together, the Christian community can offer excellent assemblies, RE and PHSE lessons, detached youth work and other services such as assisting with Duke of Edinburgh awards.

All those working with children and young people have DBS clearance.

For more information please email: gille@fcct.org.uk