Vacancies for positions at the Cathedral will be listed here

Job Vacancies

Sub-Organist & Assistant Director of Music

The post holder is directly responsible to the Organist & Director of Music, who is the Sub Organist & Assistant Director of Music’s line-manager. The Sub-Organist & Assistant Director of Music will also work closely with the Precentor, the Assistant Organist & Music Administrator, Succentor, choir chaperones, chorister parents and visiting choirs.  And the overall purpose of this role is to contribute to the mission and ministry of Southwark Cathedral by maintaining and developing standards of musical excellence in the Cathedral’s worship.

Hours: Average 35 hours per week

Salary: £21,000 per annum (with rent free housing provided for the better performance of duties)

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Saturday 16 July 2022 with interviews and auditions to take place on Monday 25 July 2022.

A copy of the Job Description can be downloaded here 

A copy of the application form can be downloaded here

 

Event Steward

We are looking for a number of Event Stewards to help us host an exciting programme of events which could be anything from a book launch with a famous author or historian, a concert, photography evenings of the cathedral is transformed into a location for the latest Netflix drama.

Hours: The post is casual and there is no guarantee of minimum hours

Salary: London Living Wage, currently £11.05 per hour

Closing date for applications: 8 July 2022

For further information and how to apply please find a copy of the job description here

 

Audit Risk Committee Member (Unpaid)

The Cathedral Chapter is establishing a new Audit and Risk Committee in accordance with the Cathedrals Measure. It will be a sub-committee of Chapter and will be asked to guide and support Chapter with how it manages risk. The role of Audit and Risk Committee Member will offer the opportunity to be a key part in overseeing the management of risk at Southwark Cathedral. 

This is a unpaid position.

Closing date for applications: 8 July 2022

For further information please download a copy of the job description here

 

Finance Committee Member (Unpaid)

The Cathedral Chapter is the body corporate of Southwark Cathedral. Its members have the general control and management of the administration of the Cathedral. Southwark Cathedral will become a full charity in 2022 (under the Cathedrals Measure 2021) and will be regulated by the Charity Commission for England and Wales. Chapter is establishing a Finance Committee in accordance with the Cathedrals Measure. It will be a sub-committee of Chapter and will be asked to guide and support Chapter with how it manages the Cathedral’s finances. The role of Finance Committee Member will offer the opportunity to be a key part in overseeing the finances of Southwark Cathedral. 

This is a unpaid position.

Closing date for applications: 8 July 2022

For further information please download a copy of the job description here

 

Finance Officer

We are looking for a temporary and experienced assistant for our Finance department.  This role is full-time although job share may be considered.  Previous experience using Sage software is desirable.

The salary is between £27,000 - £29,000 per annum depending on experience.

Please contact Toyin Tukasi by email or phone 020 73676709 for further details.

 

Volunteer Opportunities

There are also a number of voluntary opportunities at the Cathedral for you to consider, please visit our Volunteer page for further information

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