EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
 

Durham Cathedral is one of the world's best known buildings and is a place of worship, welcome and hospitality.   We employ around 150 staff who are supported by more than 650 dedicated volunteers.

CURRENT VACANCIES
 

Gallery Attendant Supervisor


Location:        Durham Cathedral 
Contract:        Permanent 
Hours:            Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9.00 am – 5.30pm 
                       Friday 9.00 am – 1.00 pm
Salary:           £21,000 per annum

Open Treasure is Durham Cathedral’s new visitor experience.  A rolling programme of exhibitions featuring the Cathedral’s own extensive collections and items on short-term loan from other prestigious institutions is now open to the public.  This £10 million project with support from the Heritage Lottery Fund gives visitors the opportunity to experience modern high quality gallery spaces that remain sensitive to the history of the Cathedral and to learn about the history of the region and Christianity.

We are looking for a suitably experienced individual with an interest in heritage and historical collections to join our Open Treasure team. Responsible for the overall visitor experience, daily duties will include, but are not limited to, supervision of the gallery spaces, staff and volunteers, providing interpretation to exhibition visitors, providing visitor desk cover, sales, security and maintenance.

Full training will be provided on the job.

If you are interested in working in our gallery and exhibition spaces and would like to find out more about this opportunity, please follow the link below.

Download Application Pack

Closing date for receipt of completed application form: 12 noon, 06 /12/2016     Interview date: Thursday 15 December 2016
Start date: As soon as possible


Weekend Gallery Attendant Supervisor


Location:        Durham Cathedral 
Contract:        Permanent 
Hours:            Friday and Saturday 9.00 am – 5.30 pm, Sunday 12.00 – 5.30 pm
Salary:            £9,000 per annum (£18,000 WTE)

Open Treasure is Durham Cathedral’s new visitor experience.  A rolling programme of exhibitions featuring the Cathedral’s own extensive collections and items on short-term loan from other prestigious institutions is now open to the public.  This £10 million project with support from the Heritage Lottery Fund gives visitors the opportunity to experience modern high quality gallery spaces that remain sensitive to the history of the Cathedral and to learn about the history of the region and Christianity.

We are looking for a suitably experienced individual with an interest in heritage and historical collections to join our Open Treasure t team. Responsible for the overall visitor experience, daily duties will include, but are not limited to, weekend supervision of the gallery spaces, staff and volunteers, providing interpretation to exhibition visitors, providing visitor desk cover, sales, security and maintenance.

Full training will be provided on the job.

If you are interested in working in our gallery and exhibition spaces and would like to find out more about this opportunity, please follow the link below.

Download Application Pack

Closing date for receipt of completed application form: 12 noon, 06 /12/2016    
Interview date: To be arranged
Start date: As soon as possible