The following vacancy is within the Diocese of Durham and is being advertised at the request of Durham Cathedral

Job Title:  Visitor Desk Assistant

Location:  Durham Cathedral

Contract:  Fixed term (31.03.19)

Hours:  37.5 hours per week Normal working days 5 days Monday to Saturday on a rota basis

Salary:  £17,062.50 per annum

The Cathedral Office is seeking to appoint a Visitor Desk Assistant.  The Cathedral operates its new Visitor Desk to create a more professional and efficient response to visitors.  It works in tandem with the volunteer Stewards and Guides who provide a welcome and information service to all.  The post-holder will assist in the daily operation of the Visitor Desk, including the sale of exhibition & events tickets, tours, guide books and accepting donations as well as signposting and information to visitors to the Cathedral.

For further information and an informal discussion about this position please contact Simone Martin (Visitor Desk Team Leader).

For an application pack please go to:

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms: 12 noon, Friday 31st May 2018

Shortlisting Date: Wednesday 8th June 2018

Interview Date: Friday 22nd June 2018

Preferred start date: w/c 25th June 2018