School Chaplain Vacancy
Required for May 2017
The Governors of this outstanding Catholic high school are seeking to appoint an exceptional Chaplain to work with pupils, staff and the local Catholic community in further developing the Catholic ethos and spiritual values at this excellent school. The successful candidate will be a prayerful, practising and committed Catholic, with a strong personal faith and a passion for enthusing and encouraging young people on their faith journey, and the ability to enrich the liturgical and prayer life of our school community.
Permanent position - working for 37 hours per week Term-time only plus five days
(Applications for a part-time role, in excess of 25 hours, would be considered – please call the Headteacher at the School)
Grade 6 (21-26) or possibly Grade 7 (26-31) for an exceptional candidate
Cardinal Allen is a progressive, oversubscribed, “outstanding Catholic school”, seeking to build on its success. Leadership and behaviour were both judged as outstanding in our most recent Ofsted inspection and we are determined to continue to provide the very best for the pupils in our care.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.
If you are interested in, and believe that you have the necessary skills and experience to take a leading role in the development of our faith community, please feel free to call the Headteacher for an informal discussion or to visit the school prior to application. Application forms and further details are available via the school website or by contacting the school.
Closing date for applications is Friday 24th March 2017 with interviews to follow.