The following vacancy is within the Diocese of Durham and is being advertised at the request of Durham Cathedral
Job Title: Relief Porters
Location: Durham Cathedral
Salary: £9.95 per hour
We are looking to recruit a small pool of committed relief staff who can provide relief cover for the portering and security service at Durham Cathedral.
The duties include:
- Security of premises
- General security including unlocking gates and doors; unsettling alarms in the morning; locking and setting alarms in the evening; calling out service engineers if required
- Maintaining order throughout Cathedral premises in conjunction with other Heads of Department
- Controlling the movement of vehicles and parking in The College
Ideally you will have significant experience of security duties including experience of a variety of alarm and fire systems. You will also have an understanding of the security issues associated with a significant historical building and its grounds. You must have excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate an ability to manage difficult situations.
You must be willing to work shifts and you will need to be available at short notice on occasion. You must also be willing to adhere to strict confidentiality rules within the Cathedral.
Training and equipment will be provided.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete an application form and return to:
For an application pack please go to: http://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/beinvolved/employment
Closing date for receipt of completed application forms: Midnight, Monday 18th June 2018
Shortlisting Date: Wednesday 20th June 2018
Interview Date: Week Commencing 25th June 2018
Preferred start date: As soon as possible