Lay Chaplain – St. John Henry Newman Catholic School, Carlisle

St John Henry Newman Catholic School, Carlisle

Lay Chaplain

Permanent, part time, term time (39 weeks per year to include inset and work during school holidays)

PCD8i – PCD8ii

FTE £25,481 – £25,991 pro rata (£13.21 – £13.47 per hour)

St John Henry Newman Catholic School is seeking to appoint an exceptional Lay Chaplain.

As Lay Chaplain at our school you will be a practicing Catholic, with the ability to be a credible witness to a life of faith.  Ideally you will have the skills to contribute to the spiritual and pastoral care of all members of our school community.

The successful applicant will have a central role in school life and will work alongside the RE Department and the Headteacher in leading and developing Catholic faith of our school.

Current working hours are:

15 hours per week – days and times to be agreed with successful applicant.

St John Henry Newman Catholic School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. This post will be subject to satisfactory, references, DBS and health checks.

For an informal chat about the post or to request to visit our school please contact Jackie Brough, Senior Assistant Headteacher by email: [email protected]

Application packs can be requested by emailing [email protected] or downloaded from our website at

Your application form should be supported by a letter of no more than two pages of A4

Completed application forms can either be emailed to the address above or by post addressed to HR and Finance Department

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 10 November 2021

Short listed candidates will be contacted by telephone or email