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National School Chaplaincy Program

How schools apply for funding in 2020 to 2022

The National School Chaplaincy Program (NSCP) will be continuing in South Australian government schools for the 2019 to 2022 calendar years. 

South Australian government schools

Applications for 2020 to 2022 open between Monday 24 June and Friday 26 July 2019.

Non-government South Australian schools

Non-government schools can contact their relevant association to find out more about the funding and application processes.

Cyberbullying Professional Learning Package for NSCP pastoral care workers

Information about the Cyberbullying Professional Learning Package for pastoral care workers is available from the Australian Government Department of Education website.

National School Chaplaincy Program

The NSCP is voluntary program that supports schools to promote the wellbeing of students. 

The Australian Government currently provides $7.59 million each year to South Australian government, independent and Catholic schools for the NSCP through the project agreement

In South Australia, NSCP funded workers are called pastoral care workers.

Pastoral care workers are prohibited from proselytising under the project agreement. (Proselytising is defined as trying 'to persuade someone to share your beliefs, especially religious or political beliefs' - Collins Dictionary).

Each state is required to form a Cross Sector Panel to ensure the terms of the project agreement are met. 

The terms of reference defines the purpose and structure of the panel

How the program works in government schools

Detailed information about how the program works in South Australian government schools can be found in the National School Chaplaincy Program for government schools guideline. School principals, service providers and pastoral care workers should familiarise themselves with this document.

See the below list of current NSCP schools and the service providers they use.

Current NSCP schools and their providers

School NameProvider

Aberfoyle Hub R-7 School

Schools Ministry Group

Aberfoyle Park High School

Schools Ministry Group

Adelaide High School

Schools Ministry Group

Adelaide Secondary School of English

Centacare

Airdale Primary School

Uniting Country SA

Allenby Gardens Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Allendale East Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Andamooka Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Angaston Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Angle Vale Primary School

Centacare

Ardrossan Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Ardtornish Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Ascot Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Athelstone School

Schools Ministry Group

Auburn Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Avenues College

Schools Ministry Group

Balaklava High School

Schools Ministry Group

Balaklava Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Banksia Park International HS

Schools Ministry Group

Banksia Park School R-7

Schools Ministry Group

Barmera Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Belair Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Berri Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Birdwood High School

Centacare

Birdwood Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Black Forest Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Blackwood High School

Schools Ministry Group

Blackwood Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Blair Athol North School B-7

Schools Ministry Group

Blakeview Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Blanchetown Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Blyth Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Booborowie Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Booleroo Centre District School

Schools Ministry Group

Bordertown High School

Schools Ministry Group

Bordertown Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Braeview School R-7

Schools Ministry Group

Brighton Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Brinkworth Primary and Early Childhood Centre

Schools Ministry Group

Brompton Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Burnside Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Burra Community School

Schools Ministry Group

Callington Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Cambrai Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Carlton School

Schools Ministry Group

Ceduna Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Central Yorke Schools

Schools Ministry Group

Christies Beach Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Clapham Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Clare High School

Schools Ministry Group

Clare Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Clarendon Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Cleve Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Clovelly Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Cobdogla Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Colonel Light Gardens Primary School

Centacare

Compton Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Coomandook Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Coonalpyn Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Coorara Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Corromandel Valley Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Cowell Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Craigburn Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Craigmore High School

Schools Ministry Group

Craigmore South Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Crystal Brook Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Cummins Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Curramulka Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Darlington Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Dernancourt School R-7

Schools Ministry Group

East Adelaide School

Schools Ministry Group

East Marden Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

East Para Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

East Torrens Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Eastern Fleurieu R-12 School

Schools Ministry Group

Echunga Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Edwardstown Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Elizabeth Downs Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Elizabeth Grove Primary School

Centacare

Elizabeth North Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Elizabeth Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Elizabeth South Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Elizabeth Vale Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Eudunda Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Evanston Gardens Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Fairview Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Findon High School

Schools Ministry Group

Flagstaff Hill R-7 School

Schools Ministry Group

Flinders Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Flinders View Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Forbes Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Fraser Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Fulham Gardens Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Fulham North Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Gawler and District College B-12

Schools Ministry Group

Gawler East Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Gawler Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Geranium Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Gladstone Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Glenelg Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Glenunga International High School

Schools Ministry Group

Glossop High School

Schools Ministry Group

Glossop Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Golden Grove Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Goolwa Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Grant High School

Schools Ministry Group

Greenock Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Greenwith Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Gulfview Heights Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Gumeracha Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Hackham East Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Hackham West R-7 School

Centacare

Hahndorf Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Hallett Cove East Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Hallett Cove South Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Hamilton Secondary College

Schools Ministry Group

Hamley Bridge Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Happy Valley Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Hawker Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Hawthorndene Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Heathfield High School

Schools Ministry Group

Hendon Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Hewett Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Highbury Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Ingle Farm East Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Jamestown Community School

Schools Ministry Group

Jervois Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

John Pirie Secondary School

Schools Ministry Group

Kadina Memorial School

Schools Ministry Group

Kalangadoo Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Kangarilla Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Kangaroo Island Community Education Campus

Schools Ministry Group

Kapunda High School

Schools Ministry Group

Kapunda Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Karcultaby Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Karoonda Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Kaurna Plains School

Centacare

Keith Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Keller Road Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Kersbrook Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Kidman Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Kimba Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Kingston Community School

Schools Ministry Group

Kingston-on-Murray Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Lake Wangary Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Lake Windemere B-7 School

Schools Ministry Group

Lameroo Regional Community School

Schools Ministry Group

Laura Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Le Fevre High School

Schools Ministry Group

Light Pass Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Linden Park Primary School

Centacare

Littlehampton Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Lock Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Lockleys North Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Lockleys Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Long Street Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Lonsdale Heights Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Loxton High School

Schools Ministry Group

Loxton North Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Loxton Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Lucindale Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Lyndoch Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Macclesfield Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Madison Park School

Schools Ministry Group

Magill School

Schools Ministry Group

Mannum Community College

Schools Ministry Group

Manoora Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Marden Senior College

Schools Ministry Group

Marion Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Mark Oliphant College (B-12)

Schools Ministry Group

Marryatville High School

Schools Ministry Group

McDonald Park School

Centacare

McLaren Flat Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

McLaren Vale Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Meadows Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Melaleuca Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Memorial Oval Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Mid North Education Centre

Schools Ministry Group

Mil Lel Primary School

Centacare

Millicent High School

Schools Ministry Group

Millicent North Primary School

Centacare

Minlaton District School

Schools Ministry Group

Mitcham Girls High School

Schools Ministry Group

Mitcham Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Modbury West School

Schools Ministry Group

Monash Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Moonta Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Moorook Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Morgan Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Morphett Vale East School R-7

Schools Ministry Group

Morphett Vale Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Mount Barker High School

Schools Ministry Group

Mount Barker Primary School

Centacare

Mount Compass Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Mount Gambier High School

Schools Ministry Group

Mount Gambier North Primary School

Centacare

Mount Pleasant Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Mulga Street Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Mundulla Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Murray Bridge High School

Schools Ministry Group

Murray Bridge North School

Schools Ministry Group

Murray Bridge South Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Myponga Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Nailsworth Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Nairne Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Naracoorte High School

Schools Ministry Group

Naracoorte Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Naracoorte South Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Newbery Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Nicolson Avenue Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Noarlunga Downs Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

North Haven School

Schools Ministry Group

North Ingle School

Schools Ministry Group

Northfield Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Norwood Morialta High School

Schools Ministry Group

Nuriootpa High School

Schools Ministry Group

Nuriootpa Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

O’Sullivan Beach Primary School

Centacare

Oakbank Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Ocean View P-12 College

Schools Ministry Group

Old Noarlunga Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Orroroo Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Owen Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Padthaway Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Palmer Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Para Hills High School

Schools Ministry Group

Para Hills School P-7

Schools Ministry Group

Para Hills West Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Paradise Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Parafield Gardens High School

Schools Ministry Group

Paralowie School

Schools Ministry Group

Paringa Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Pennington School R-7

Schools Ministry Group

Penola Primary School

Centacare

Peterborough High School

Uniting Country SA

Pimpala Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Pinnaroo Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Playford International College

Schools Ministry Group

Plympton International College

Schools Ministry Group

Plympton Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Poonindie Community Learning Centre

Schools Ministry Group

Port Augusta Secondary School

Schools Ministry Group

Port Augusta West Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Port Broughton Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Port Elliot Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Port Lincoln High School

Schools Ministry Group

Port Lincoln Junior Primary School

Uniting Country SA

Port Lincoln Primary School

Uniting Country SA

Port Lincoln Special School

Schools Ministry Group

Port Neill Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Port Noarlunga Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Port Wakefield Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Quorn Area School

Uniting Country SA

Ramco Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Rapid Bay Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Reidy Park Primary School

Centacare

Renmark High School

Schools Ministry Group

Renmark North Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Renmark Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Reynella Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Reynella South Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Richmond Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Ridgehaven Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Risdon Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Riverland Special School

Schools Ministry Group

Riverton and District High School

Schools Ministry Group

Riverton Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Robertstown Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Roma Mitchell Secondary College

Schools Ministry Group

Roseworthy Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Roxby Downs Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Saddleworth Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Salisbury East High School

Centacare

Salisbury High School

Schools Ministry Group

Salisbury North R-7 School

Schools Ministry Group

Sandy Creek Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Seacliff Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Seaford K-7 Birth-Y7 Campus

Schools Ministry Group

Seaford Secondary College

Schools Ministry Group

Seaton Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Seaview Downs Primary School

Centacare

Settlers Farm Campus R-7

Schools Ministry Group

Sheidow Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Snowtown Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Solomontown Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Spalding Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Springbank Secondary College

Schools Ministry Group

Springton Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

St Agnes Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

St Leonards Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Stansbury Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Stirling North Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Stradbroke School

Centacare

Streaky Bay Area School

Uniting Country SA

Stuart High School

Schools Ministry Group

Surrey Downs R-7 School

Schools Ministry Group

Suttontown Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Swallowcliffe School P-7

Schools Ministry Group

Swan Reach Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Tailem Bend Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Tanunda Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Tarlee Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

The Heights School

Schools Ministry Group

The Pines School

Schools Ministry Group

Thiele Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Thorndon Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Torrensville Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Trinity Gardens Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Truro Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Tumby Bay Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Two Wells Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Underdale High School

Centacare

Ungarra Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Unley High School

Schools Ministry Group

Uraidla Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Urailda Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Urrbrae Agricultural High School

Schools Ministry Group

Vale Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Valley View Secondary School

Schools Ministry Group

Victor Harbor High School

Schools Ministry Group

Victor Harbor R-7 School

Schools Ministry Group

Waikerie High School

Schools Ministry Group

Waikerie Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Wallaroo Mines Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Warradale Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Watervale Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

West Beach Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

West Lakes Shore School R-7

Schools Ministry Group

Westbourne Park Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Westport Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Whyalla Stuart Campus R-7

Schools Ministry Group

Whyalla Town Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Williamstown Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Willsden Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Willunga High School

Schools Ministry Group

Willunga Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Wirreanda Secondary School

Centacare

Woodend Primary School

Centacare

Woodville High School

Schools Ministry Group

Woodville Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Woomera Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Wudinna Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Wynn Vale R-7 School

Schools Ministry Group

Yahl Primary School

Schools Ministry Group

Yankalilla Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Yorketown Area School

Schools Ministry Group

Youth Education Centre

Schools Ministry Group

Choosing a service provider

 

Funded schools can choose an existing service provider listed below to deliver pastoral care services in their school. They can also consider another organisation that meets the requirements of the program.

 

 

How to become a service provider

 

Organisations can contact the department at education.nscp@sa.gov.au about how to become a NSCP service provider.

 

Complaints management

 

The complaints management process for the NSCP in South Australian government schools is consistent with the department's complaints management process. A full description of this process for South Australian government schools is provided in the National School Chaplaincy Program for government schools guideline.

 

 

Contact

National School Chaplaincy Program

Phone: 8226 2002
Email: education.NSCP [at] sa.gov.au