Our Diocese

Retreat Leader – SPEC

We are looking to appoint for the role of ‘Retreat Leader’ for SPEC, the youth retreat centre for the Diocese of Westminster.

Job Title: Retreat Leader

Location: SPEC (Pinner, Middlesex)

Salary- £18,564 – LLW per annum

As a Retreat Leader you will be expected to lead day and residential retreats for school and parish groups at SPEC. This is a residential post and comes with basic accommodation on a service-occupancy basis.  You will be expected to be fully involved in community life – in particular the rhythm of prayer – outside of formal working hours. 

Applicants should be practicing Catholics, ideally with a professional qualification or its equivalent and possess some relevant experience working with young people; and the right to work in the UK.

The role is subject to satisfactory references and a DBS Enhanced Level Disclosure and Barred List check.


Hours of work: Full-time live-in contract of 35 hours per week. 

Holiday: 21 days a year + public holidays + discretionary days

Closing date:  Friday 22 June 2018

Interview date: Friday 6 July 2018


We do NOT accept CVs. Please complete job applications 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.