Faith Leadership & Formation Officer

Job Ref: Mount Anville Sacred Heart Education Trust
Type: Full-time, permanent role
Location: Dublin 14
Salary: €60,000 - €65,000
Closing Date: No Longer Accepting Applications

Full Description

SALARY: €60,000 - €65,000 depending on experience LOCATION: Dublin 14


Mount Anville Sacred Heart Education Trust is the trustee and patron of the two Schools on the Mount Anville campus, Mount Anville Secondary School and Mount Anville Montessori Junior School. (c.1150 pupils and 110/20 members of staff). The Boards of Management are appointed by the trustees and are responsible for the day-to-day management of the schools.

The Society of the Sacred Heart passed the trusteeship of the schools on Mount Anville campus to the Trust in 2007. For more than 150 years, the Society of the Sacred Heart faithfully held the trusteeship of the Mount Anville schools. The Trust is responsible for ensuring the continuity of the schools as Catholic Schools in the living ethos and values of the founders, The Society of the Sacred Heart.


The person appointed to this position will report to the CEO of the Trust and will be responsible for the development of a faith formation programme with our schools’ adult community that is consistent with the mission and values of Sacred Heart Education in the Catholic tradition. The successful candidate will ideally:

  • Have experience in a leadership position in the field of education or in adult faith formation with a degree or postgraduate qualification in theology or its equivalent.
  • Have an appreciation of the mission and vision of Sacred Heart education and be capable of developing and communicating a shared vision with enthusiasm and inspiration in a school environment.
  • Be a person of faith and conviction, fully committed to the mission and values of Catholic education and be open to bringing new thinking to its expression in an education or ethos led environment.
  • Have strong leadership and communication skills with demonstrated competencies in teaching and provision of training.

If you’re an enthusiastic professional with strong networking and presentation skills who understands education and is comfortable and knowledgeable with the Catholic tradition in the education environment, we’d love to hear from you.


Please email [email protected] for the full job description, candidate information pack, and application details for this role. Please use the job title and name of the organisation you’re interested in as the subject of your email.

The recruitment campaign for the role of the Faith Leadership and Formation Officer is being managed exclusively on behalf of the Mount Anville Sacred Heart Education Trust by non-profit specialist recruitment consultancy CCI Executive Search.

Closing Date: 12pm on Monday, 20th September 2021