Job Vacancies

Winchester Cathedral is a special place to work.

Like all major heritage attractions, there is an awful lot going on behind the scenes… Our community of clergy, staff and volunteers support the Cathedral’s mission, preserve and maintain the fabric of the building, and provide an excellent experience for over 130,000 annual visitors.

We employ around eighty permanent staff, and offer seasonal vacancies in the Gift Shop and Christmas Market. We also offer apprenticeships.

The Cathedral is supported by around seven hundred volunteers – click here to find out about our volunteer opportunities.

There can’t be many better locations to work. Situated in the heart of historic Winchester, the Cathedral is within easy reach of shops and places to eat, and has its own on-site Refectory. The city itself is beautiful and bustling, with excellent road and rail links.

We offer an excellent benefits package, and actively invest in staff training and development.

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding. Download our Equal Opportunities statement and a copy of our safeguarding policy for young and vulnerable people.

To find out more about what and who we are browse this website or click here to download some printed material.


Seasonal Job Opportunities

ICE RINK TICKET OFFICE SUPERVISORS – £9.00 ph
ICE RINK TICKET OFFICE ASSISTANTS – £8.45 ph

12th November 2018 – 2nd January 2019

ICE RINK MARSHALLS/ ASSISTANTS – £8.45 ph

15th November 2018 – 2nd January 2019
Training dates – 14th or 15th November 2018

SENIOR STEWARDS – £9.00 ph
STEWARDS – £8.45 ph

14th November – 20th December 2018
Training dates 12th or 13th November 2018

CHALET RETAIL ASSISTANTS – £8.45 ph
15th November 2018 – 20th December 2018

Seasonal Roles Application Form

All application forms to be returned to Recruitment@winchester-cathedral.org.uk or Personnel, 9 The Close, Winchester, Hants S024 9DH

Application deadline: Friday 12 October 2018

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding.


Other Job Opportunities

HEAD GARDENER

Full time – 40 hours per week

Annual salary – £24,000

Working in the beautiful and historic grounds of Winchester Cathedral, the Head Gardener is responsible for developing and maintaining areas of the Cathedral Precincts. A creative approach would be welcomed. Leading a small team, you will ensure that the Cathedral grounds are clean and tidy, well planted and a welcoming sight to all visitors to the Cathedral throughout the year.

Application deadline: 5 October 2018.

Interviews will be held week beginning 15 October 2018.

 

PART-TIME GARDENER

Part time – 32 hours per week

Actual annual salary – £15,600

Working in the beautiful and historic grounds of Winchester Cathedral, you will be part of a small team developing and maintaining areas of the Cathedral Precincts.  You will ensure that the Cathedral grounds are clean and tidy, and a welcoming sight to all visitors to the Cathedral throughout the year.

Application deadline: 5 October 2018.

Interviews will be held week beginning 15 October 2018.

 

GENERAL MAINTENANCE PERSON

Salary – £19,500 p.a.

Winchester Cathedral is one of the largest and most impressive Cathedrals in the country and is an inspiring place to work. We are looking for an experienced Maintenance Person with a carpentry background to join our team in ensuring the fabric, structure and grounds are maintained to a high standard.

Application deadline: 5 October 2018.

Interviews will be held week beginning 8 October 2018.

 

VISITOR SERVICES AND RETAIL MANAGER 

Part time – 30 hours per week

Actual annual salary – £25,000

Winchester Cathedral is looking for a part time Visitors Services and Retail Manager to join our team at this exciting time. This role involves the management and overseeing ticketing, box office, reception and develop retail opportunities in this revenue generative role.

Please note, this job opportunity is only open to internal candidates.

Application deadline: 8 October 2018.