Lay Chaplains( 2 posts)

23 April 2019
School/Academy Services
Full Time
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi-Academy Trust, 1ST floor Loxley House, Riversvide Business Park, Tottle road, Nottingham NG2 1RT
Band 4 £20,541 - £23,111pa( pro rata for part-time where applicable)

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is seeking 2 lay Chaplains from 30 August 2019. We are happy to accept applications from those wishing to work on a full-time or a part-time basis. Please make your working preference clear in your application. The posts are available as follows:

Post 1: to work at academies within our De La Salle hub - All Saints Catholic Voluntary Academy, Mansfield and its feeder primaries (Holy Trinity, St Patrick’s Mansfield, St Philip Neri, St Joseph’s Shirebrook, St Joseph’s New Ollerton).

Post 2: to work across other schools in the Trust within the city of Nottingham

Candidates are asked to indicate the posts for which they wish to be considered and may express a preference for more than one post.

Where relevant, appointees, who wish to do so, may, subject to confirmation, have the opportunity to study for a Level 4 Apprenticeship qualification over 2 years with the possibility of extending to a degree in youth working over a further 2 years of study.

The roles will involve: organising opportunities to regularly celebrate the Sacraments of the Church; working with pupils, young people and staff to nurture spirituality and respond to cares and concerns; and to encourage a common purpose between home, school and parish.

Applicants must be faithful and practising Catholics (a supportive reference will be required from the Parish Priest where you worship) ideally with previous experience of working with young people and of preparing and leading Collective Worship. A full and valid UK driving licence with access to own transport for business use is also essential as the post will involve travel between schools within your hub.

Please note CVs will only be accepted when accompanied by a fully completed application form.

For an application pack please visit our website or email Mrs D Maxwell, HR Manager, Completed application forms and supporting documents to be sent to Closing date: Tuesday 23 April 2019 (9.00 am).

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safe recruitment and the post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.


• We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

• All posts in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. All posts in schools, unless stated otherwise, are suitable for a job share arrangement.

• The County Council welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation for posts within County and Controlled Schools and in Colleges.
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