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School Chaplain required

Required for September 2024

School Chaplain

3 days per week (term time only)
 (enhanced DBS check is required)
Salary £13,200 (actual salary, £22,000 FTE pro rata)

We are seeking to appoint a Catholic School Chaplain to play a leading role in the spiritual development of the
school community, make links with parishes and is able to work alongside the governors, priests and staff in enabling the students of Upton Hall School to continue on their spiritual journey through active experience of their spirituality.

The Chaplain, through his/her work and witness,

  • will contribute to the spiritual and pastoral care of all members of the school community.
  • will have a central role in implementing the school vision statement and work with the Headteacher in leading and developing the Catholic life of the school.
  • will nurture the faith formation and liturgical life of the school community.
  • may also work to enhance the Religious Education curriculum where appropriate.

Upton Hall School is a Roman Catholic Grammar School for girls. There over 1000 girls on roll and it is oversubscribed. Facilities are outstanding. The school has academy status.

Upton Hall School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  As part of the shortlisting process, an online search (including social media) will be carried out as part of the school’s due diligence on the shortlisted candidates.

All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

Application Forms only together with supporting paperwork (no CVs) to be returned
by email ( to school by:

Closing date: Monday 15 April 2024 at 4pm
Interviews: Monday 22 April 2024