Lay Chaplain – Blessed Sacrament Catholic Primary School, Preston

An exciting opportunity have arisen at The Blessed Sacrament Catholic Primary School. The Governors are seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic Lay Chaplain to join our hardworking staff team.

We are seeking to appoint a Chaplain to lead our community in worship and spiritual guidance and to relate to young people at different stages of their faith journeys and continue/develop the work that the previous Chaplain put in place. This is a critically important appointment for the school.

The successful candidate will be a practising Catholic with a sensitive understanding of young people and the ability to be a credible witness to a life of faith.

In this role, you will: 
*  Have the opportunity to work with eager, well behaved children with a thirst for learning. 

*  Be part of a school with its mission at its heart reflecting a rich faith dimension. 

*  Be part of a committed staff team.

*  Be supported with CPD. 

*  Be given opportunities to be innovative. 

*  Have the support of stakeholders within a faith community. 

Visits to our school are strongly encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the Headteacher, Kelly Hannah on 01772 792572.

The Blessed Sacrament Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS, medical clearance and satisfactory references. 

Application for forms and further information are available on the Lancashire County Council teaching vacancies website. 

The closing date for applications is: 26th April 2019
Short-listing: 2nd May 2019
Interviews: 20th May 2019