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Lay Chaplain

Job information
Salary £19,698.00 - £21,748.00 per annum
Organisation St Mary's RC High School
Hours 37 hours per week, full year
Term/duration Permanent
Closing date 4 pm on 1 July 2021

Job details

Required for September 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a full-time Lay Chaplain at St Mary’s R.C. High School for September 2021.

The Governors wish to appoint a full-time Lay Chaplain who will work with pupils, staff, parents, local clergy and Governors, to further promote and maintain the ethos and values of this thriving Catholic community. Applications are sought from energetic, practising Catholics who are committed to enthusing and supporting young people on their faith journey.

St Mary’s is an ‘’Outstanding’ (Ofsted 2019) VA mixed 11-16 school within the Archdiocese of Cardiff and is maintained by Herefordshire County Council. Rated ‘Excellent’ across all categories in the recent Section 48 Archdiocese Inspection (April 2019),’ St Mary’s provides an extremely effective Catholic education where ‘pupils are immensely proud of their school and speak enthusiastically about its distinctive Catholic nature’.


‘The school is a welcoming and inclusive community where pupils feel valued for everything they achieve’.

The School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and therefore the role will be offered to the successful applicant subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.

For more information contact

Full details of job specification and application forms are available from Mrs R Evans


Candidates are encourage to contact the Headteacher Stuart Weston for an informal chat or to arrange a visit.

Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.