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Current vacancies with Clifton Diocese


The Clifton Diocese is the Catholic Church in the West of England. Our administrative offices are based in Bristol and support the pastoral needs of the Catholic community throughout Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire and Bristol. As an employee of the Clifton Diocese you will be working for an award-winning, unique and diverse organisation. You will be in contact with people with various backgrounds and from around the world. You will enjoy being challenged and thrive working as part of our professional and dedicated teams; whether that’s as part of small office-based teams, the local Catholic community, and wider still as part of the Universal Church. You will work with professionals, volunteers, clergy, as well as many external contacts.

Current Vacancies:

Accounts Officer/Administrator

The Diocese is currently looking to recruit an Accounts Officer/Administrator to strengthen its central Finance Office function.
The role is a full-time – although more flexible patterns will be considered – within the Finance team which is part of the Curia (administrative office) of the Diocese.
The role is based at Alexander House, Bristol but there will be an occasional need to travel to parishes throughout the Diocese.

Job Description – Accounts Officer & Administrator – Sept 2022

Finance Application form Sept 2022

St Bede’s Catholic College has a vacancy for a Foundation Governor.

We are looking for someone with enthusiasm, passion and a belief in Catholic education who is keen to support St Bede’s in being the best it can be.

You do not need to be an expert in education; our governing body is made up or governors with a range of experience and expertise and we are looking for a diverse range of people to contribute to this. We are particularly looking for people who do not currently have children at the school (but would welcome applications from parents whose children have attended in the past or may be attending in the future). We would particularly welcome candidates with legal expertise.

St Bede’s has a superb reputation locally, within Clifton Diocese and nationally. We are recognised by the Diocese as an Outstanding Catholic School. See our website  for more information about us.

Full Governing Body meetings and committee meetings are all held 3 times a year, during the day. For further information about being a governor in a Catholic school visit: and click on the ‘Recruitment’ tab or email Bill McEntee (Governance Officer at Clifton Diocese) via  or on Tel: 07710094976

If you wish to support the college by becoming a foundation governor, please complete the application form: