Diocesan Office Vacancies
Assistant Diocesan Safeguarding Officer (part time, 0.5)
Applications are invited from experienced professionals to assist the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser in all safeguarding matters and to take particular responsibility for co-ordinating and delivering training. Please see pack below for further information:
Closing date: Monday 25 November 2019 – 12 noon
Ministry Development Team Administrator
Applications are invited for this busy and varied post supporting the work of the Ministry Development Team, including the management of training events and administration of reviews for curates and Readers. Please see pack on link below for further information:
Closing Date: Monday 11 November 2019 – 12 noon
This is an exciting opportunity to head up the Cathedral Marketing Team at a time of significant change and development. The Cathedral is delivering its £7m, Lottery funded project, Alban, Britain’s First Saint: Telling the Whole Story (ABFS) and new Mission Action Plan (MAP). The Head of Marketing is a member of the senior management team at the Cathedral, providing a marketing focus to the development of strategy and operational delivery. This is the ideal role for someone who has an established career in marketing and is looking for a leadership role in a dynamic and growing organisation, more responsibility and fresh challenges.
This is a full time or near full time (four days a week) role reporting to the Cathedral Administrator.
For further information, full job description and details of how to apply, click here.
Closing date: Sunday 1st December 2019, 5.00pm
Invitation to interview will be based on the suitability of qualification, experience and abilities. Short-listed candidates will be interviewed on Monday 9th December.
Director of Music, St Michael’s Church, Bishop’s Stortford
Following the departure of the current post holder after 14 years, a Director of Music is required from January 2020 for St Michael’s Church, Bishop’s Stortford. This is a town centre parish church in the Anglican choral tradition. St Michael’s has a rich and varied musical life, with a traditional robed choir of adults and children, as well as a less formal music group, which lead the music for the wide range of worship styles that are offered. A full Choral Evensong is sung each month. Further information on the church and music can be found here.
There is a fine 3 manual Walker/Manders organ (rebuilt in 2016), a chamber organ by Peter Collins, and a good grand piano in the church. These instruments are used both for worship and for concerts and recitals that take place. The music library is extensive, and has been extended every year. The Director of Music is assisted by an Organist and Assistant Organist. The church is affiliated to the RSCM.
- Closing date: Monday 25th November
- Interviews: Friday 29th November and/or Friday 6th December (candidates will attend on one out of the two scheduled days depending on their availibility).
Children & Familes Leader – St Peter’s Church, St Albans
St Peter’s is recruiting a qualified and experienced person to lead our work among children and families. The role can be fulfilled by a lay or ordained person. This exciting post will enable us to build on our work among children and families within our church family, and to reach out to others within our community and networks. We are looking for a Christian who will share our vision that St Peter’s enables all to fulfil their potential as we grow in faith together.
Closing date: 26 November
Youth Team Leader, Sunnyside Church, Berkhamsted
Sunnyside Church is a family of committed disciples seeking to share God’s love in our community and with the wider world. We have an exciting opportunity to become part of our staff team. Is God calling you?
Full Time | £14,000-£16000 plus housing.
We’re seeking someone to lead our ministry and outreach amongst 11-18s both in the church and in the local community.
Closing date: 30 November