Vacancy for Regional Port Chaplain: Felixtowe and Haven Ports

Source: AoS/Stella Maris

Stella Maris (Apostleship of the Sea) seeks a Regional Port Chaplain: Felixtowe and the Haven Ports.

Full-time salary: £24,000 per annum.

Experience in chaplaincy or similar pastoral work is desirable.

Understanding and awareness of Safeguarding is essential.

The responsibility of Stella Maris Regional Port Chaplains is to be alongside seafarers, to make visible our care for their pastoral and spiritual well-being through a hands-on, practical expression of the Catholic Church's mission.

Stella Maris Regional Port Chaplains are priests, nuns, permanent deacons and lay chaplains;
A Catholic faith, belief in our mission to seafarers working within a globalised industry and excellent interpersonal skills are essential;
Experience in chaplaincy is desirable.
We plan to appoint a full-time Regional Port Chaplain Felixstowe and the Haven Ports following the movement of our current Regional Port Chaplain to assume a position elsewhere within Stella Maris.

For an application pack or an informal chat contact: Fr John Lavers, Director of Chaplaincy, on 07720 093156 or [email protected]

For more information about Stella Maris, please visit our website:

Port visits can be arranged with a working regional port chaplain.

Deadline for applications: 7 February 2020 by 17.00 hrs.

Interviews: date and location to be determined.

Tags: AoS, Apostleship of the Sea, Stella Maris, Port Chaplain

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