United Dioceses of Dublin & Glendalough



Vacancy – School Chaplain – East Glendalough School

Vacancy – School Chaplain – East Glendalough School

The Board of management of East Glendalough School, a comprehensive, co–educational, day school under the patronage of the Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin, seeks applications for a full–time post as School Chaplain.

The post will begin on 1 September 2018 and will take in both chaplaincy duties and the teaching of Religious Education to students.

They seek a well–qualified, motivated member of staff who will be able to maintain and encourage the work of faith developed to date in the School. The applicant must be a registered, vetted teacher and have completed a primary degree in Theology/Religious Education or a primary degree in other subjects of the second–level school curriculum. A qualification in chaplaincy, pastoral care or counselling would be desirable. The successful applicant will be encouraged to undertake further training as necessary to help develop their role as Chaplain. Protestant faith, belief, teaching and practice are intrinsic to this position. Accordingly, the school chaplain must be a person committed to the teaching and values of Christ acting in support of the founding intention of the school and a current member of a Christian Church.

The appointment is subject to sanction by the Department of Education and Skills. Applications and for further information, please contact the School Office on 0404 69608 or enquire by email: applications.egs@gmail.com

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Closing date: Friday 22 June 2018.