COVID-19 update: The cathedral is not currently open for general visits or tours but remains open for private prayer and reflection 11-3pm (1pm-3pm on Sundays). All services are now online only and everyone is welcome to join.

Job Vacancies

Winchester Cathedral is a truly unique and special place to work. We live by our values of Openness, Excellence and Kindness in all that we do. Like all major heritage attractions, there is an awful lot going on behind the scenes. Our community of clergy, staff and volunteers support the Cathedral’s mission, preserve and maintain the fabric of the building, and provide an excellent experience for over 130,000 annual visitors.

We employ around eighty permanent staff and offer seasonal vacancies in the Gift Shop, Christmas Market and Flower Festival.

The Cathedral is supported by around eight hundred volunteers – click here to find out about our volunteer opportunities.

There can’t be many better locations to work. Situated in the heart of historic Winchester, the Cathedral is within easy reach of shops and places to eat, and has its own on-site Refectory. The city itself is beautiful and bustling, with excellent road and rail links.

We offer excellent benefits and actively invest in developing our staff.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.

All successful candidates will be subject to pre-employment checks, including Safeguarding training and, where appropriate, either a basic or enhanced DBS check.

Download our Equal Opportunities statement a copy of our safeguarding policy for young and vulnerable people.


Current Vacancies

Digital Marketing Officer

Winchester Cathedral is searching for a talented Digital Marketing Officer to play a pivotal role within its Marketing and Communications team.

Set in the heart of historic Winchester, the Cathedral has a vibrant community, is a place of worship and a major heritage attraction. In this role you will use your technical web, digital marketing and creative skills to increase the Cathedral’s online reach and engagement.

As part of a small, agile Marketing and Communications team you’ll be working across a wide range of interesting projects for which your experience in web, digital, design and creative will be essential.

If you have an interest in the Cathedral and its values and want to be a key part of driving our marketing success, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Salary: £26,000 pa

A job description can be found here.

To apply please send a covering letter and CV to:
recruitment@winchester-cathedral.org.uk