Development Officer South East Catholic Partnership
(0.3FTE, 2-year Fixed term contract)
The Catholic Education Service (CES) has an opportunity for an individual able to demonstrate an outstanding leadership track record in education to work with diocesan directors, academia and Catholic teaching schools in the region to develop and deliver effective programmes of leadership development and ongoing formation.
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales recognises that an effective Leadership and Governance strategy sits at the heart of Catholic education and has commissioned CES to deliver an effective framework, under the Formatio identity, to achieve this in partnership with diocesan education teams, Catholic universities and teaching schools across England and Wales.
Formatio will form, nourish and sustain leaders of Catholic education by providing opportunities for professional development and Catholic formation and strengthen working relationships between Catholic dioceses in the spirit of the common good.
This role presents a fantastic opportunity to make a real difference to future leadership within Catholic education in England and Wales. The role will work in partnership with dioceses to build on the strong foundations of existing provision in the four regions to ensure that development matches today’s needs.
The role will require outstanding relationship building capabilities to collaborate with colleagues within the South-East diocesan education teams, across the four regions and with the Catholic Education Service.
The South East Catholic Partnership comprises: Archdioceses of Southwark and Westminster, Dioceses of Arundel & Brighton, Brentwood, East Anglia, Northampton and Portsmouth along with Catholic teaching schools and St Mary’s University.
How to apply
Please complete an application form (available from http://www.catholiceducation.org.uk/about-us/job-vacancy-development-officer ) and return to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 9 May and interviews will take place on Friday 17 May 2019.
The post is open to individuals either as an employment opportunity or as part of a secondment. This person will act as a catalyst to help form and sustain leaders of Catholic education
For further information please contact Catherine Bryan: 020 7901 1918
Development Officer Job Description
Location: flexible, based within the South East regional hub
Salary: £60,000 pro rata (£18,000)
Hours: 0.3 FTE flexible working
Contract type: Fixed Term (2 years, grant funded)
This role will involve travel throughout the regional hub as well as attendance at meetings held in London. Normal work-related expenses will be paid.
The post holder will be employed under CaTEW terms and conditions, line managed by CES and operationally accountable to the South East Catholic Partnership Chair.