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Clare College Cambridge




East Anglia

Ref: JN006534

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Clare College has a vacancy for the post of Dean. Clare is the second oldest of the 31 Colleges of the University of Cambridge and is situated in the heart of the historic centre of Cambridge.


The post is open to any ordained member of a Christian church in communion with the Church of England. The Dean will be required to hold a licence from the Bishop of Ely.


The principal duties of the Dean are the conduct of worship in the College Chapel according to the rites of the Church of England and the exercise of pastoral care towards all members of the College community. The Dean is usually Director of Studies in Theology, and previous Deans have often also taught for the Divinity Faculty and Theological Federation.


The stipend will be £36,261 per annum. Accommodation or, as an alternative, a housing allowance will be offered. The appointment will be from 1 January 2019.


Full details are available on our website


Applicants should complete an application form, submit a full curriculum vitae and a personal statement together with the names and addresses of three referees to Sally Hewings, HR Manager, email, Clare College, Cambridge CB2 1TL by no later than noon on 10th October 2018, which is the closing date.


Shortlisted applicants will be invited to come to the College on Wednesday 17 October 2018 to meet senior and junior members of the College and to attend for interview by the Appointments Committee on the morning of 18 October 2018.

Closing date: 10 October 2018


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