Vacancies

Vacancies


Vacancies at Wells Cathedral

Wells Cathedral is recruiting again!

The Cathedral has got a number of vacancies as we seek to ‘build back better’ and each person we recruit will play a very important part in the life and work of the Cathedral. Please read the application packs for full details of the roles on offer. If you think you have the skills and experience we need and would love to work in one of the most beautiful Cathedrals in England, please do apply; we would love to hear from you. If you are not sure, there are contact details of a member of the Cathedral team in each pack who will be happy to have a conversation with you.

 

 

Wells Cathedral’s Job Applicant Privacy Notice can be downloaded here.

Vacancy: Heritage Maintenance Operative

Full time | £20,869 per annum

This is an opportunity to work as part of the Cathedral’s Yard Team, to help maintain and repair all aspects of the Fabric and Estate, and to care for this great Cathedral.

Application Pack | Application Form | Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Application deadline: 12pm Friday 30th July 2021

Shortlisting date: Monday 2nd August 2021

Interviews: Monday 9th August 2021

Applications can be returned to the Human Resources Administrator by email: recruitment@wellscathedral.uk.net

Vacancy: Development Office Administrator

Part time | £8,000 per annum (£20,000 FTE)

Application Pack  | Application Form | Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Application deadline: Midnight on Sunday 1st August 2021

Shortlisting date: Monday 2nd August 2021

Interviews: Tuesday 10th August 2021

Applications can be returned to the Human Resources Administrator by email: recruitment@wellscathedral.uk.net

Vacancy: Grants and Projects Manager

Part time | £22,000 per annum (£27,500 FTE)

Application Pack  | Application Form | Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Application deadline: Midnight on Sunday 8th August 2021

Shortlisting date: Monday 9th August 2021

Interviews: Tuesday 19th August 2021

Applications can be returned to the Human Resources Administrator by email: recruitment@wellscathedral.uk.net

Music and Choristers September 2020

Choristers

We are always pleased to hear from parents of prospective choristers.

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

To discuss the opportunities available for your child and for more information about auditions, please telephone 01749 834213 or 01749 674483 or email musicoffice@wellscathedral.uk.net.

“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.

Volunteer Cathedral Welcomers and Duty Welcomers

We are currently recruiting for Cathedral Welcomers. Roles are voluntary and can be a one or two hour commitment.

Welcomers provide a warm, friendly and sensitive welcome to all who enter Wells Cathedral.

The role can include handing over an appropriate welcome leaflet, notifying visitors of guided tours and generally helping with directions.

Skills required

  • Someone who is friendly and enjoys engaging with the public
  • Able to follow instruction
  • Happy working on their own or in a team

Enquiries to: Volunteer Coordinator, Wells Cathedral Offices, Chain Gate, Cathedral Green, Wells, BA5 2UE

Telephone: 01749 832217 or 01749 674483 ext. 3001

Email: volunteers@wellscathedral.uk.net

Listen to our Music

Wells Cathedral is open to all visitors. Opening times are 7am-7pm. The Shop and Café are also open.