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Retreat Centre Manager

SPEC, the youth Retreat Centre for the Diocese of Westminster located in Pinner (Middlesex), wish to appoint a Retreat Centre Manager.


This is an exciting opportunity for a practising Catholic with passion for and commitment to working with young people and their faith formation to shape their future and the future of the Church.


The successful candidate will maintain and develop the mission of SPEC as a Diocesan Retreat Centre. In collaboration with the Diocesan Youth Chaplain she/he will be responsible for development of a stimulating youth retreat programme and a volunteer formation programme for live-in volunteers.  In addition to marketing, financial and budgetary responsibilities the appointee will manage and develop the grounds and buildings to meet the requirements of a range of activities and functions.


The role is subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced check by Disclosure and Barring Service.


Hours of work:  35 hours per week residential over 5 days including evenings and weekends.

 Non-residential considered.


Closing date: 9 am, 22 October 2018

Interviews date: Week commencing 5 November 2018

Job Reference No: 0002-224


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Retreat Centre Manager job description

 Please note that we do not accept CVs – you’ll need to complete an application form and submit to humanresources@rcdow.org.uk. 

 Applicants will need to be able to provide evidence that they have the right to work in the UK