Quest Children’s Team


Our Quest children’s team is involved in some fantastic projects, coming under three broad themes: Enriching RE, Building Relationships and Supporting Families.

We also offer a range of training opportunities to schools, churches and individuals.

Enriching RE

We work in over 70 schools across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, bringing Bible stories to life through collective worship and RE lessons.

  • Collective Worship/AssembilesRead More
  • Interactive RE WorkshopsRead More

Building Relationships

We believe relationships are important for children.

  • Investigate Lunchtime ClubsRead More
  • Discovery After School ClubsRead More
  • Messy ChurchRead More
  • Discipleship GroupsRead More
  • Discipleship CampsRead More
  • In the HolidaysRead More

Supporting Families

In our complex and busy world, we want to help families prepare their children for life.

  • ‘ParentPlus’© Parenting CoursesRead More
  • Zest Breakfast ClubsRead More
  • Promises NurseryRead More


We offer a range of training opportunities around children’s work:

  • Aurora Children's Ministry CourseRead More
  • Inspire – Ministerial/Lay TrainingRead More
  • Equipping Churches – Bespoke TrainingRead More
  • School Inset Training DaysRead More

Meet the Team

Jenny Whittaker - Head of Children's Work
Jenny Whittaker
Director of Children’s Work
Sue Stamenkovic - Children's Worker
Sue Stamenkovic
Children’s Worker
Deborah Rak - Children's Worker
Deborah Rak
Children’s Worker
Emma Ross - Children's Worker
Emma Ross
Children’s Worker
John O'Brien - Discovery Club, Dronfield
John O’Brien
Discovery Club, Dronfield