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The Bishop of London wishes to appoint a Chaplain.

The post is a distinctive opportunity for an imaginative and creative priest with a mature outlook and a deep faith to support the Bishop in her episcopal ministry.

The Bishop is seeking someone who:

  • Is a good team player
  • Has a lively intellect and is theologically well qualified
  • Possesses excellent pastoral skills
  • Demonstrates proven administrative and drafting skills
  • Has sound judgement
  • Is able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people
  • Has the ability to work productively with people from different cultural backgrounds
  • Is spiritually motivated and able to see opportunities for service and the proclamation of the Gospel even in the most routine matters

The Chaplain’s main place of work will be The Old Deanery, Deans Court, London, EC4V 5AA.

The remuneration for this post is equivalent to incumbent status in the Diocese of London with 10% uplift. Accommodation will be discussed at the interview.

Please do not complete an online application using Pathways. Please contact Louise Redfern, EA to the Bishop of London for a Job description and application form.

  • Closing date for applications: midnight on 21 June 2021
  • First Interview: afternoon of 5 July 2021
  • Second interview: afternoon of 13 July 2021

We welcome applications from all. However, the Diocese of London is aware that women and people of colour are currently under-represented among our clergy and so we particularly encourage applications from these groups. Enhanced DBS will be required.