The Diocese of Brentwood is accredited by the Living Wage Foundation as a Living Wage Employer.

For Education vacancies, please go to https://www.dioceseofbrentwood.net/departments/education/vacancies/

Download a general application form here: Recruitment Application Form

 

Current Vacancies

Housekeeper – Ongar

The successful applicant will prepare meals for the Parish Priest and effectively manage the routine cleaning of the Presbytery to ensure that it provides a comfortable living space for the Parish priest.

Hours: Six hours per week

Salary: £10.90 per hour

Start date: ASAP

Job description: Housekeeper – Ongar

Apply by sending a CV and covering letter (no longer than A4) to [email protected]

Closing date for applications is 15 March 2024.

 


Housekeeper -Wickford

The successful applicant will effectively manage the routine cleaning and maintaining the presbytery to ensure that it provides a comfortable living space for the Parish Priest and prepare meals for the Parish Priest.

Hours: Six hours per week

Salary: £12.00 per hour

Start Date: ASAP

Job description: Housekeeper – Wickford

Apply by sending a CV and covering letter (no longer than A4) to [email protected]

Closing date for applications is 1 March 2024

 


 

Cleaner – Loughton

The successful applicant will effectively manage the routine cleaning at the Loughton Parish of St Edmund of Canterbury.

Hours: Nine hours per week

Salary: £11.95 per hour

Start date: ASAP

Job description: Cleaner of Presbytery and Church Hall- Loughton

Apply by sending a CV and covering letter (no longer than A4) to [email protected]

Closing date for applications is 16 February 2024

 


Cleaner – Witham

The successful applicant will effectively manage the routine cleaning at The Holy Family and All Saints, Parish Hall – Witham.

Hours: two hours fortnightly

Salary: £10.90 per hour

Start Date: ASAP

Job description: Cleaner Witham- Parish Hall Feb 2024 (002)

Apply by sending a CV and covering letter (no longer than A4) to [email protected]

Closing date for applications is 16 February 2024.

 


 

Choral Director – Diocese of Brentwood Schools Singing Programme

The Diocese of Brentwood seeks to appoint an outstanding Choral Director to assist the Director of Music in the establishment and delivery of the Diocese of Brentwood Schools Singing Programme, and to continue the development of Sacred Music in the parishes of the Diocese, including the Cathedral. To deliver choral provision primarily in schools.

How to apply

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Andrew Wright, Director of Music: [email protected]

To apply for this post, applicants are asked to download and complete the Application Form below and send a supporting statement of no more than two A4 pages (font size 11 minimum) which outlines:

  • Why you are a suitable candidate for the post;
  • Which aspects of the job description particularly attract you to the post;

These documents should be returned by email to [email protected]

For more information please read: Choral Director – Information for applicants

Recruitment Application Form

Closing date 7 February 2024.

 


 

Primary School Link Adviser 

The Diocese of Brentwood is seeking to appoint a Primary School Link Adviser who is a practising Catholic, to support the Diocesan Board of Education and its family of schools. This is likely to be a part-time post of either three or four days a week; however, consideration will also be given to applicants who are seeking a full-time or secondment opportunity. The Primary Link Adviser will report to the Diocesan Director of Education and Deputy Director.

It is expected that applicants will have an established and successful track record as a head teacher, a senior leader in a primary school or have recent, relevant advisory/consultancy experience. Applicants must be able to demonstrate school improvement experience and the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with a wide range of stakeholders.

Further details and an application form can be obtained by emailing: [email protected]

Salary range: from £49,000 to £55,000 (FTE) term time plus five days, depending on experience. A full enhanced DBS Disclosure will be required for this position.

The closing date for applications is midday on Thursday 26 February 2024.

Start date: ideally from Easter 2024 depending on current contractual arrangements.

Job description:  Primary Link Adviser JD Sept Oct 2023

 


 

Parish Administrator – St Joseph the Worker, Hutton

St Joseph the Worker, Hutton is looking for a Parish Administrator to provide complete and comprehensive administration for the church community.  The candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to manage their own workload.  The post is for 12 hours a week, over two days (one must be a Friday).

Closing date is noon on 23 February 2024.

Job description: JD012_14 Parish Administrator – Hutton

CV and Covering letter required for application. For further information, please contact Fr Leslie Knight on 01277 221917 or email [email protected]

 


 

Health and Safety Officer

A vacancy has arisen for a Health and Safety Officer to work full time from Monday to Friday. They will be based at Cathedral House and will be required to travel around the Diocese.

Candidates must have H&S experience and H&S qualifications including NEBOSH.

Please send your CV and cover letter by email to [email protected]

Full job description: Health and Safety Officer JD

Closing date for applications: 15 September 2023