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


£10 per hour

Hours: 6 per week for 39 weeks ( 3 hours on a Sunday and 3 hours during the week)

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our wonderful team of staff and volunteers in developing and delivering an enjoyable, imaginative and informative programme for Sunday morning Children’s Church sessions. You will have experience of teaching children and young people either in a church or school setting and have a lively Christian faith.  Experience of team building and a knowledge of safeguarding is also essential.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS plus barred check and completion of the Church of England confidential self-declaration safer recruitment form.

For further Information please contact Katie Lawrence on 01962 857287 or email

Job Description
Application Form

Closing date for applications is Friday 9th February.

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding

Completed job applications should be returned to

Personnel Department

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

Or by Email to


HEAD STONEMASON (Internal Vacancy)

£30,000 PA

Hours: 40 per week (Monday to Friday)

Winchester Cathedral is currently undertaking a major programme of works and is looking for a Head Stonemason to join our team at this exciting time.
You will be a knowledgeable time served Stonemason ideally with a minimum of ten years’ experience with the ability to organize, prioritize, supervise and undertake masonry projects. You will also have experience of leading, managing, and developing a team, be IT literate and have effective communication skills and apply continuous professional development to the role. A good level of fitness and a head for heights is also essential.

Please apply by submitting your CV together with a covering letter explaining why you want to be considered for this internal vacancy.

Job Description

Closing date for applications is Friday 2nd February 2018
Interviews will be held week commencing 26th February 2018

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding