Vacancy for Lead Chaplain (Anglican) for University of Suffolk and Suffolk New College Multifaith Chaplaincy


The Diocese of St Edmundsbury & Ipswich is seeking to appoint a Lead Chaplain (Anglican) for the Multifaith chaplaincy at University of Suffolk and Suffolk New College.

The post offers an exceptional opportunity to develop a strategic approach for the chaplaincy, so it is aligned with significant development in both institutions.

As Lead Chaplain, the holder of the post will build on a strong pastoral base, provide leadership to a volunteer team of other denominations and faiths and with others, support the development of a student-focused worshipping community. Ordained or suitable qualified Lay (Anglican) applications welcomed.

Salary £31,719.

Hours: Full time.

Location: University of Suffolk Chaplaincy, Neptune Quay Ipswich, working across both institutions.

Application packs available from: Diocese of St Edmundsbury & Ipswich website

For an informal conversation please contact: The Revd Canon Dave Gardner (Director of Mission and Ministry) or ring 07731 442423.

Closing Date: 15 July

Interview Date: 23 July