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Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in Newcastle Cathedral.

We’re currently recruiting for a number of exciting new roles at Newcastle Cathedral as part of our mission of Worship, Welcome and Worth. We offer the rewarding experience of working in a multi-faceted worship and heritage site.

Head Verger

Contract: Permanent.
Salary:
Option 1 house included. Salary £20,000 per annum. Option 2 no house provided. Salary £27,000 per annum.
Hours:
2,080 hours per year including 264 hours for annual leave and statutory holidays (therefore 1,816 working hours per year).

Ready for a new challenge? Newcastle Cathedral seeks an inspirational Head Verger to help us shape and deliver excellence in Worship, Welcome and Visitor Experience across all of our activities. You will be joining us at an exciting time of transformation and change! Is God calling you to commit your experience, creativity and management skills to serve him in this wonderful place? Attractive salary and optional accommodation.

Please click here to read the Job Description.
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Please click here to view the Application Form.
Please click here to view the Confidential Declaration Form. Please send us a physical copy of your Confidential Declaration Form, filled in and signed in ink, as per the instructions at the end of the form. We are not able to accept computer-edited versions of this particular form.

How to apply

Closing date for applications: 10am, Thursday 14 January 2021

Interview date: Thursday 28 January 2021

Candidates invited for interview will be asked to undertake a practical assessment as well as interview. They will be able to meet Cathedral staff and volunteers informally as well as to view the Head Verger’s house. Candidates will be required to attend for at least 4 hours.

Travel expenses and any overnight costs will be reimbursed to the successful candidate only.

For an initial confidential discussion about the role please email the Director of Operations: kate.sussams@newcastlecathedral.org.uk

Completed applications and signed Confidential Declaration should be emailed by the closing date to: office@newcastlecathedral.org.uk

Please note that CVs are not accepted.


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