Dunstan Catholic Educational Trust

Trust Governance Professional

DCET Governance Professional Recruitment Pack 24

Permanent part time (15 hours per week) all year round

To commence on 1 September 2024

Closing Date: Friday, 26 July 2024 at 12 pm

Interviews: week commencing 29 July 2024


The Gaudete Trust

Administration Officer

The Gaudete Trustees are looking to appoint for September 2024 an Admin Officer to support the work of the Trust across their 18 schools. This is a new and creative opportunity for someone to work with this ground-breaking collaborative trust in its early days.

86.24 Attachment 1 Gaudete Trust Admin officer JD 01.07.24

86.24 Attachment 2 The Gaudete Trust Application Form Admin

86.24 Attachment 3 CIO Constitution for The Gaudete Trust (1)

86.24 Attachment 4 gaudete_trust_charter

Closing Date: Wednesday, 24th July 2024


Little Way Catholic Educational Trust

Lead Governance Professional and Clerk 

The position is advertised as the equivalent to 0.5 FTE across the two contracts.

Advert Lead Governance Professional July 2024

Closing Date: Thursday, 11th July 2024 @ 9 am

Shortlisting: Thursday, 11th July 2024 @ 12 noon

Interviews: Thursday, 18th July 2024(or a mutually agreeable time w/c 22 July 2024)


St Brendan’s Sixth Form College, Bristol

Head of RE and Catholic Life

2024-44 Head of RE and Catholic Life – Jobs at St. Brendan’s Sixth Form College (

Salary £30,500 to £47,133 per annum, plus £3195 per year additional responsibility allowance

Permanent Full time

Closing Date: Sunday, 14th July 2024 

Interviews: tbc


St Joseph’s Catholic Secondary School


Headship Recruitment Pack

Salary: L25 – 31 commensurate to experience

Permanent Full time

To start January 2025 or earlier

Closing Date: 8th July 2024

Interviews: 15th and 16th July 2024


St Catherine’s Catholic Primary School, Swindon

Acting Headship 

Four days a week secondment

Secondment Advert


Vacancies for School Governors, MAT Directors & Clerks

For details of the schools and Trusts within the Diocese that currently have vacancies for Foundation Governors and Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) Directors, see our Schools with Governor Vacancies and MAT Director Vacancies list

If you have any queries about the Foundation Governor or MAT Director role, please contact Bill McEntee, Governance Officer  or on 07710094976.

One way to support Catholic education in the Diocese, is to become a ‘Clerk to Governors’ for the governing body of one of our schools. For details of the schools within the Diocese that currently have a vacancy for a Clerk to Governors, see our Schools with Clerk to Governor Vacancies list.

Office hours

Mon – Fri 8.30am to 4.30pm


160 Pennywell Road, Bristol, BS5 0TX



0117 902 5599