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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:

Safeguarding and Safer Recruitment Administrator

Part-time – 25 hours per week (5hrs per day)

Clifton Diocese and the wider Roman Catholic Church are committed to safeguarding all who participate in the life of our community. This role offers the opportunity for a proactive and organised individual to work closely with the Safeguarding Coordinator and Officers to provide the necessary support to our volunteers and those working with children, young people and adults at risk in the Diocese.

You will be based in our Curia offices in Pennywell Road, Bristol and will have good administration experience, communication and IT skills and experience of minute taking.  Knowledge of Disclosure and Barring Service administration is desirable, but training will be provided.

The successful applicant will be proactive, able to demonstrate the ability to pick up new processes quickly and promote best practice.

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:  17th June 2022

Job Description – Safeguarding & Safer Recruitment Administrator – Apr 2022

Safeguarding & Safer Recruitment Administrator – Personal Specification

Application form

Property Management Officer:

 An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Property Services Team at Clifton Diocese, the role is focussed on supporting the Head of Property Services in managing the Curia property assets.  Clifton Diocese own a large diverse property portfolio and the successful post holder will be integral to the running of the Property Department.  The role is a full time position based in Alexander House, in Bristol.  The key responsibilities will be undertaking administrative responsibilities to ensure the smooth operation of the Property Services Department.  The post holder will assist the Head of Property Services in the operation of the Property Services Department, ensuring that buildings and land within the Diocesan property portfolio are managed and maintained in good order.  The post holder will also oversee the running of Holy Souls Cemetery as the Cemetery Co-ordinator.  

The post holder will need to be self-motivated and well organised with good timekeeping and record keeping abilities.

For further information/informal discussion about this role please contact Jo Long, Head of Property Services, Clifton Diocese on 07864319798

Job Description – Property Management Officer

Property Management Officer – Personal Specification

Application form

Safer Recruitment Officer

Full-time – 35 hours per week

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Clifton is committed to safeguarding and this vacancy provides an opportunity for a proactive, energetic person to join the Safeguarding team to support safer recruitment activities throughout the Diocese.

Based in the Curia Offices in Pennywell Rd, Bristol and working as part of the Safeguarding team, the Safer Recruitment Officer role provides support to parishes regarding the safer recruitment of people working and volunteering within the Church. The provision of Disclosure and Barring (DBS) administration is also a key element of the role.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the ability to pick up new processes quickly and promote best practice in Safer Recruitment.

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: 19 May 2022

Application form Jan 2022

Job Description – Safer Recruitment Officer – Apr 2022

Safer Recruitment Officer – Personal Specification