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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:

Department for School and Colleges Administrator

Following the retirement of our current administrator the department is looking to recruitment a suitable replacement.  The post would be suitable for someone looking to work during term time only and between the hours of 9-30- 2-30 Monday- Friday. 

The salary for the role is £22,000 pro-rata, term time only for 25 hours per week.

Job Description – Schools Colleges Department Administrator

Person Specification – Schools Colleges Department Administrator

Application form Jan 2020

Closing date for receipt of applications: 12 noon on Tuesday, 28th September.

Safeguarding Officer

Part-time – 21 hours per week (Wednesday to Friday)

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Clifton is committed to safeguarding and this vacancy provides an opportunity for a skilled and experienced professional to join the Safeguarding team.

The Safeguarding Officer role supports the ongoing development of safeguarding across the Diocese, the management of cases, and working with the Safeguarding Co-ordinator, responses to safeguarding issues that arise.

The successful applicant will need to have a comprehensive knowledge of safeguarding legislation, policy procedure and best practice guidance and come from a background of either Social Work, Heath, Probation or Policing, with specific experience in safeguarding.

For further information/informal discussion about this role please contact Becky Cawsey, Safeguarding Co-ordinator, Clifton Diocese on 0117 954 0993.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 17 September 2021

Job Description – Safeguarding Officer – Aug 2021

Safeguarding Officer – Personal Specification

Application form Jan 2020