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Job opportunities

Current opportunities to work at Coventry Cathedral

Coventry Cathedral employs a number of staff members who do a variety of jobs ranging from office administration, to maintenance, to teaching music and many more.

We periodically have job opportunities and volunteer roles that are advertised on this page as well as internships that are suitable for students or graduates.

If you are interested in manual sessional work, we employ events crew to rig and de-rig events – activities include chair moving, staging, bar tending, and stewarding. Please call the Events Manager on +44 (0)24 7652 1228 for more details if you are interested in this type of work

If you have any queries about working at Coventry Cathedral or are interested in jobs advertised, please contact us on +44 (0)24 7652 1227.

Education Support Officer

Part time (14 hour a week), Permanent, Term Time only. Salary £5460 per annum. Flexible Family friendly hours

As Coventry’s most iconic building, Coventry Cathedral is committed to welcome all through our wide range of activity, including education, worship, music, events and reconciliation.

Each year around 14,000 children visit the Cathedral as part of their school experience. We offer a wide range of tours, workshops and events covering history, maths, religious studies and art – to name but a few.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our friendly and welcoming team to appoint a new member of staff. In particular we are looking for a confident resourceful individual who has good communication skills with children and adults, enjoys managing finance and administration and will keep everyone informed of our activities through our social media and website.

If you are interested in joining us in the continued development of our education work then please do complete an application form. Applicants will be required to hold a DBS disclosure. We also ask that the applicants have sympathy with the Christian ethos of the Cathedral

Closing date Midday Friday 12th August

Please send your CV along with one page covering letter, telling us how you fit the job specification to email hidden; JavaScript is required

For more details, please download our job pack.

Education Support Officer Job Pack

Alto, Tenor and Bass Lay Clerk

Part time 7 hours per week, Salary: £6,000 per annum~ Two year fixed term initially, may lead to a more permanent role

Coventry Cathedral is well known internationally as a striking example of twentieth century church architecture and for its ministry of reconciliation. It has a committed core of worshippers who delight in the combination of traditional and contemporary liturgy and music and it attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors both from this country and abroad.

We are seeking to appoint someone who will join our team of musicians to contribute positively to our fine musical tradition as we celebrate our Diamond Jubilee this year. The post offers an average of 7 hours per week, spread over two to six days and worked mostly over the weeks of term time, together with Christmas, Holy Week and Easter. You will need to operate flexibly to fit the needs of the Cathedral Choir. The contract offered will be for two years with the intention to extend this indefinitely.

Closing date 19 September 2022 with interviews provisionally scheduled for 3 October 2022.

To apply for this post please send your application to email hidden; JavaScript is required. Links are included below for the full job pack and application form.

Alto Lay Clerk Job Pack

Tenor Lay Clerk Job Pack

Bass Lay Clerk Job Pack

Application Form

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