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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 Social and Public Affairs Adviser 

Location: Lambeth Palace, London

Salary: £40,162 per annum rising to £44,529 per annum upon the successful completion of probation period

Contract: Permanent

Closing date: 8 January 2015

Interview date: 23 January 2015

The Archbishop of Canterbury's Social and Public Affairs Adviser supports the aspects of his role and ministry which relate to public policy, civil society, government and 'church and state' issues. The Adviser's role is to help plan and deliver the Archbishop's contributions in these spheres in accordance with his priorities.

In carrying out this important, interesting and wide-ranging role, the successful candidate will work closely with colleagues at Lambeth Palace, and with the Mission & Public Affairs and Education Divisions of the Church of England. An essential element of the role is to build and maintain a network of contacts in Whitehall, the charitable sector, think tanks, and the public affairs departments at national level in other denominations and faiths.

The successful candidate will have the ability to manage a busy and wide-ranging portfolio, and to hold relationships on the Archbishop's behalf. S/he will have successfully delivered public policy projects, and have experience of the charitable sector, particularly in public affairs or campaigning.

For further details of the role please see the job description in the resource box.

To apply visit the ProspectUs website.