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Job Vacancies at Lambeth Palace

Lambeth Palace is the official residence and office of the Archbishop of Canterbury and Mrs Caroline Welby. Current job opportunities at Lambeth Palace are posted below.

 

Archbishop of Canterbury's Diary Manager 

Location: Lambeth Palace, London
Salary: Starting salary of £28,399 rising to £30,857 upon successful completion of probation period
Employment type: Permanent

With its network of parishes covering the country, the Church of England plays an active role in national life, bringing an important Christian dimension to the nation as well as strengthening community life. The National Church Institutions (NCIs) support and promote the aims of the Church.

As a key member of the Archbishop of Canterbury’s staff, the Diary Manager works closely with the Archbishop on a day-to-day basis and has regular contact with a wide range of important external stakeholders relevant to the Archbishop’s ministry.

The Diary Manager coordinates requests for time in the Archbishop’s diary and plays a pivotal role in ensuring he is able to effectively fulfil his responsibilities as head of the Church of England and leader of the worldwide Anglican Communion.

To be considered, you will need excellent organisation and prioritisation skills and the ability to remain resourceful and calm when working under pressure. In addition, good interpersonal and diplomatic skills are key, as well as the ability to deal with senior people with confidence and respect.  Confidentiality is essential, as well as being proactive and able to use initiative to solve problems. A good knowledge and understanding of the Church of England and the work of the Archbishop of Canterbury is also desirable.

Closing date: 5pm, Thursday 14th May 2015

Interviews: Wednesday 27th May 2015

Apply for this job via the Prospectus website