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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.   

Head of Events (Maternity Cover)

Closing Date for Applications: 27th February 2017 (Midnight)

Interview Date: 7th March 2017

Contract Type: Fixed term to cover Maternity Leave

Salary: £42,246 per annum during probation rising to £46,839 per annum.

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This is an exciting opportunity to join the team at Lambeth Palace for a fixed-term period as the Head of Events. 

Lambeth Palace is a unique building of significant historical and global provenance.  It is, first and foremost, the home of the Archbishop of Canterbury and his family, as well as home to a wider, diverse and thriving, residential community.  It is also an office and the epicentre of the Archbishop of Canterbury's ministry to the Church of England and the global Anglican Communion.  It is a Grade I listed building comprising various listed buildings dating from the 12th to the 20th centuries, set within 10 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens.

As the senior front of house person for Lambeth Palace, you will bring substantial events management experience, including confidence in delivering large-scale and high-profile events. Your experience will encompass public speaking, leading and managing staff groups, client management and the ability to negotiate commercially advantageous deals.  Others will be impacted by your tact, influencing skills and your confident and helpful manner.

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How to Apply

An application form and the Job description can be found here: https://churchofengland.org/about-us/vacancies/nci-vacancies/head-of-events.aspx

Please download and complete the application form and send to hr.recruitment@churchofengland.org ahead of the closing date.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact hr.recruitment@churchofengland.org or telephone 0207 898 1858

 


 

Personal Assistant to the Bishop at Lambeth

Closing Date for Applications: Thursday 2nd March (Midnight)

Interview Date: Tuesday 14th March

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: £25,131 per annum during probation rising to £26,754 per annum

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a small, friendly, busy office in unusual and pleasant surroundings.  Based at Lambeth Palace, you will be supporting the Bishop at Lambeth who, together with the Chief of Staff and Strategy, ensures the Archbishop of Canterbury's key priorities are delivered.

We need an experienced person who can provide the Bishop at Lambeth and his Executive Assistant with a full range of secretarial and administrative support. A particular focus will be the management of the Bishop at Lambeth's complex diary and email inbox, ensuring that these are dealt with promptly and professionally. Other duties will include word processing, maintaining a range of confidential filing systems, receiving and making the necessary arrangements for visitors, and enabling his work as Bishop to HM Forces to be delivered efficiently.

You will have a sound command of English, a keen eye for detail, well rounded communication skills, fast and accurate typing and be a competent user of the full range of Microsoft Office. What will enable you to thrive in this role is your discretion, flexibility and ability to calmly cope with conflicting priorities whilst relating to others in a friendly and professional manner.

How to Apply

An application form and the Job description can be found here: https://churchofengland.org/about-us/vacancies/nci-vacancies/personal-assistant-to-the-bishop-at-lambeth.aspx

Please download and complete the application form and send to hr.recruitment@churchofengland.org ahead of the closing date.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact hr.recruitment@churchofengland.org or telephone 0207 898 1858