School Chaplain, Peterborough

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St John Fisher Catholic High SchoolPeterborough
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Grade 8, £24,657 - £27,358 pro rata
Contract term: Permanent

Full Time (32.5 hours per week Term Time plus 5 Training Days) or Part Time (Five Mornings)

This is a significant post within the life of the School, contributing to the welfare of the pupils and staff on a daily basis. The Chaplain leads the formal and informal expression of Catholic ethos & worship at the school and supports the spiritual life of the school community.

To be successful you must be able to demonstrate previous experience of working with young people, excellent organisational/administrative skills and the strength of character to make a significant impact on our school. You must be a practising and committed Catholic and be able to provide supportive references from your parish priest.

You should ideally possess a relevant qualification such as a Cert. Ed, Diploma in Education, a degree in a related subject such as Religious Studies, or a Youth Work qualification.

St. John Fisher is an 11-18 comprehensive school with a rich Catholic ethos. There are 700 students on roll including the Sixth Form. The school was rebuilt in 2009, as a result of which we have excellent facilities and well-equipped rooms. The school was judged Good by Ofsted in October 2013 and again in November 2017 and Outstanding by the Diocese in December 2013. Visits to the school are welcome.

Application packs can be downloaded from the Vacancies section on our website:; send completed applications by email to:

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (formerly Criminal Records Bureau)

Closing date: 4 June 2018; Interviews: w/c 11 June 2018

Headteacher: Sean Hayes B.Ed., N.P.Q.H.

St John Fisher Catholic High School, Park Lane, Peterborough, PE1 5JN
Tel: 01733 343646

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Address: Park Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 5JN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1733 343646