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.


Current Vacancies

CHAPLAIN AND MINOR CANON

The application stage of this position is now closed. We would like to thank all those who applied for this post and we are very appreciative of the interest shown in Winchester Cathedral.  However we are unable to reply to everyone directly, therefore if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date you will not have been shortlisted on this occasion, and we wish you well in your future career search.

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding.

 

PART TIME SAFEGUARDING OFFICER
(16 hours per week)

£14.00 per hour

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced safeguarding professional to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience of implementing safeguarding procedures and policies. An excellent working knowledge of relevant key safeguarding legislation and guidance is needed.  Key competencies required include ensuring safeguarding best practice approach is applied, proficient written & verbal communicator and excellent inter personal and listening skills.

For further Information please contact Donald Colquhoun. Head of Personnel on 01962 857236 or mail Donald.Colquhoun@winchester-cathedral.org.uk

Job Description

Application Form

Confidential Declaration Form

Closing date for applications is Friday 18th August 2017 

First Stage interviews will be held on Wednesday 30th August 2017

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding.

 

APPRENTICE STONEMASON
(Fixed term for up to 3 years)

£8,000 pa

Hours: 40 hours per week (normally Monday – Friday)

We are offering an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to begin/progress a career as a Stonemason.  Extensive training at college as well as experience of working alongside a highly skilled team assisting with masonry and Cathedral conservation works will be given.

Ideally have GCSE grade C or above in Maths, English and IT, as well as good communication skills, an enthusiastic approach and the ability to work as part of a team.

You will also need a good head for heights, a reasonable level of fitness and a willingness to learn.

For further Information please contact Donald Colquhoun. Head of Personnel on 01962 857236 or mail Donald.Colquhoun@winchester-cathedral.org.uk

Job Description

Application Form

Closing date for applications is Monday 21st August 2017

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding.

 

CASUAL STAGE CREW

£8.03 per hour (£9.06 per hour after 10.30 pm)

Duties include assisting with the erecting and dismantling concert staging, stewarding of concerts and events and helping to move furniture.

We will provide the necessary training you require including health and safety.

Stage crew positions require a medical assessment.

For further information please contact:
Daren Gibb, 01962 857226; Email: daren.gibb@winchester-cathedral.org.uk

Application Form

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding.

CASUAL LABOURER

£8.50 per hour

Previous experience as a labourer is required and you may sometimes need to work at heights.

For further information please contact:
Ross Lovett, 01962 857288; Email: Ross.lovett@winchester-cathedral.org.uk

Application Form

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding.

 

Completed job applications should be returned to

Head of Personnel and Training: Donald Colquhoun

Cathedral Office: No.9 The Close, Winchester, Hants. SO23 9LS

Or by Email to

recruitment@winchester-cathedral.org.uk