National Formation Programs

EREA offers a number of formation programs for all staff, ranging from beginning staff to senior leaders, that provide opportunities for professional and personal reflection and growth.

With a Listening Heart: A Design for Formation within the Edmund Rice Tradition” guides the planning, design and evaluation of staff formation experiences grounded in the Touchstones as the contemporary Australian expression of Catholic schools in the Edmund Rice tradition.

Edmund Rice Education Australia National Formation Programs 2023

Immersions and Partnership Programs

EREA organises and supports a number of Immersion and Partnership programs for leaders and staff that promote a faith-based response to global solidarity and a commitment to reconciliation. These include programs with Indigenous communities in Australia, and international programs in India, Africa, South America and Ireland. (Due to COVID-19 these programs have been placed on hold for the foreseeable future. Opportunities for virtual connections are available.)