Current vacancies at Wells Cathedral

Kitchen Assistant

Hours and Salary:

5 hours per week – Sat, £7.80 per hour

Wells Cathedral is looking for a Kitchen Assistant to join our busy team producing a daily varied menu from excellent local fresh ingredients.

You will be a reliable self-starter, able to work effectively alone and as part of a busy team and have good organisational skills. Duties include assisting the management team in the preparation of cold food and ingredients, assistance with stock rotation and keeping the kitchen areas clean.

To Apply:

Application forms should be returned to Human Resources via [email protected] or care of Diocesan Offices, the Old Deanery, Wells, Somerset BA5 2UG.

You can also download copies of our Application Pack, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Visitor Services Assistant

Hours: 11.00am – 3.00pm, shifts are available from Monday to Sunday.

Fixed Term Contracts from 1 May to 11 September 2016.

Salary: £7.20 per hour

Wells Cathedral is located in the medieval city of Wells.  Built between 1175 and 1490, our Cathedral has been described as “the most poetic of the English Cathedrals”. We welcome visitors every day of the year to experience this wonderful and holy place.

With this in mind we are in the process of recruiting for a Visitor Services Assistant to join our Retail & Visitor Services team to work in both our retail outlets and visitor entry/donation desk.  You will be responsible for providing excellent customer service to visitors and acting as an ambassador for the Cathedral.

To Apply:

Application forms should be returned to Human Resources via [email protected] or care of Diocesan Offices, the Old Deanery, Wells, Somerset BA5 2UG.

You can also download copies of our Application Pack, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Choristers

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Matthew Owens, Organist & Master of the Choristers, is always pleased to hear from parents of prospective choristers and we are particularly looking for children in current school years 3 to 5 to start in September 2016. We will be holding pre-auditions in November and December 2015 in advance of the main auditions in January.

Scholarships and additional bursaries for Wells Cathedral School, which all choristers attend, are available.

For more information, please telephone 01749 834213 or 01749 674483 or email [email protected]

“one of the most impressive of today’s British cathedral choirs” in “world-class form” Gramophone Magazine

Click here for more information about Wells Cathedral choristers.

Volunteers Needed

Do you like helping and meeting new people?

Can you spare a couple of hours a week or month?

We have various roles available, but primarily volunteers are needed to greet, welcome and offer help to visitors to Wells Cathedral.

Volunteer

If you or a friend would like to join the Wells Cathedral team of volunteers, we would be delighted to hear from you.

For more information please contact our Volunteers Co-ordinator by email via [email protected], by telephone on 01749 674483 or by post to Cathedral Offices, Chain Gate, Cathedral Green, Wells, Somerset, BA5 2UE.

Training and support is given.