Treloar School & College, which serves young people with physical disabilities, is seeking a volunteer chaplain.
Based in Alton, the post is Chaplain: Pastoral and Spiritual Guidance Coordinator (Volunteer) for 2.5 days per week and is voluntary with expenses paid.
The Treloar Trust is seeking someone to join them who:
- Has a strong and lively sense of vocation, who is inclusive and can teach and preach by word and example.
- Will be a proactive, enthusiastic and approachable person.
- Is a team-player, able to identify, affirm and encourage the gifts of others.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an excellent, dedicated and supportive team at Treloar’s. They are seeking a Pastoral and Spiritual Guidance Coordinator who will provide guidance for staff, students and their families as appropriate.
The role requires pastoral and spiritual guidance to be provided to students of all denominations and faiths, responding to both religious and spiritual need. You will also be required to contribute to the planning and delivery of the RE curriculum and help deliver staff bereavement training.
It is essential for the volunteer to hold a relevant degree e.g. Theological/Counselling and to have some experience in working with young people, disabled people and vulnerable families. You must also be able to communicate in a clear way that is understandable to those with complex disabilities.
This role is term time. The volunteer should be available Mondays, Fridays and on Wednesday afternoons. Treloar’s offers expenses as well as excellent training and development opportunities.
Closing Date: Sunday 2 June 2019