Welcome Directory Regional Officer – East Midlands Region

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The Welcome Directory is looking to appoint a Regional Officer for the East Midlands who is passionate about helping people with faith who are leaving prison find a welcoming and supportive faith community upon release.

The role will involve developing close working relationships with Prison Chaplains as well as Faith Community Leaders and Representatives.


Post title: Welcome Directory Regional Officer – East Midlands Region

Hours: Part time 2 days per week (14 hours)

Contract: 1 year fixed term

Location: Home based, involving frequent travel across the region for which expenses will be paid. Occasional meetings at London offices.

Remuneration: £10,400pa, 5% pension

Closing Date for Applications – 8th June 2018

We will sift all applications and would like to interview on 15th June 2018.

To apply: Please send a letter of application and up to date CV to Jonathan Green jon.green@welcomedirectory.org.uk including a contact telephone number.

For a full Job Description and Person Specification, please follow this link or download here.



SACRE Representative (voluntary)



There are vacancies for suitable people to serve on Standing Advisory Councils for Religious Education (SACRE), with the following Borough Councils: 


  • Bath
  • Bolton
  • Brent
  • Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Hammersmith & Fulham
  • Hertfordshire
  • Kent
  • Knowsley
  • Lambeth
  • Leicestershire
  • Luton
  • Sandwell
  • North East Somerset
  • Surrey
  • Swindon
  • Tower Hamlets
  • West Sussex
  • Wiltshire

Volunteers need to be denominational members of the Free Churches Group, have an interest in education and religious education in particular. They can be lay or ordained but must live or work in the respective boroughs to which they wish to be nominated as shown above. The SACRE meets once every school term (with perhaps an occasional sub-meeting) at Council offices. This is a challenging and rewarding role which will provide a great deal of satisfaction to those interested in the school curriculum.

Contact Sabina Williams
Email: sabina.williams@freechurches.org.uk
Call: 0203 651 8334”