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Durham Cathedral is a living community of worship, welcome and hospitality and a very special place to work. 

Who works here?

Our dedicated clergy and staff, supported by around 700 volunteers, support our mission as we welcome over 750,000 visitors each year.

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We are proud to have been awarded the Gold Award from North East Better Health at Work

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Volunteering is a great way to build your CV, find out more about the Cathedral and make new friends.

Take a look at the roles on offer in Volunteering.

Current Vacancies

Property Team Officer

Location: Durham Cathedral
Contract: Permanent
Salary: ca. £21,000 per annum
Hours: The normal weekly timetable is as follows, (subject to review): Full-time

Job description

Job Title: Property Team Officer
Location: Durham Cathedral 
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: ca. £21k depending on experience

Durham Cathedral is looking to appoint a new Property Team Officer to pro-actively support the work of the Property Team.

We are looking to appoint a self-motivated and well organised team player to fill an essential position within our team supporting the department’s daily operations as well as its strategic work.     You will need to demonstrate a basic understanding of property matters, such as repair work, utilities and insurance, as well as budget management. This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a varied and challenging work load, wishing to utilise their excellent customer care skills and who enjoys working behind the scenes to ensure that things are getting done timely, accurately, and with the highest quality possible. 

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Closing date for receipt of completed application form:     Monday, 1 October 2018 
Shortlisting date:         Tuesday, 2 October 2018
Interviews will be held:     week c/c 8 October 2018
Preferred start date:         As soon as possible following pre-employment checks    

Advertised from: 13 September 2018
Closing date for receipt of completed application: 01 October 2018