Director of Racial Equity

Diocese of Leicester

The Bishops of Leicester and Loughborough are seeking a Director of Racial Equity who will be responsible for overseeing, coordinating and working with others to implement the diocese’s work in identifying and addressing systemic racial disparities. They will work with other departments to look at existing policies, guidelines and processes and develop decidedly anti-racist policies, guidelines and processes. They work with our Diocesan Racial Equity Unit (REU) to implement the Diocesan Racial Equity Strategy (DRES).

Key Responsibilities

  • Overseeing, co-ordinating, developing and implementing racial equity across the Diocese
  • Developing and delivering relevant training and talks and engagement at parish level
  • Liaising and networking with the national Church and other dioceses on racial justice matters

Closing date for applications: Thursday 27 June 2024
Interviews: Monday 22 July 2024

This role is funded by the Racial Justice Unit from the Church of England.

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