CATHOLIC PRISON CHAPLAIN – Waikeria & Spring Hill
Waikeria Prison 0.5 FTE and Spring Hill Prison 0.5 FTE
Applications are sought from suitably qualified people for two Catholic chaplaincy positions in prisons in the Hamilton diocese of New Zealand. The role can either be one full-time role or two part-time (0.5 FTE) roles.
Both Waikereia Prison and Spring Hill Prison are located near Hamilton – Waikeria is near Te Awamutu, and Spring Hill is near Meremere.
Applicants for this role must be active in their Catholic faith.
The successful applicants will become a member of a chaplaincy team providing spiritual and religious support to all prisoners. Chaplains work with prisoners as they encounter the challenges of incarceration and separation from loved ones and whānau.
Applicants should demonstrate a personal faith commitment, relevant pastoral formation and experience, a high level of personal maturity and judgement, a resilient personality and success working in teams.
To be considered for these positions you are required to be eligible to work in New Zealand.
Inquiries to Sister Veronica Casey, Senior Catholic Prison Chaplain firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0275233983