Current Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Finance Officer

We are looking for a part-time Finance Officer to join the permanent staff from early Summer.

Annual salary range £14,740-£16,110 (FTE £21,500-£23,500)

For the Job Description please click here.
For an application form click on the following link Job Application Form – Finance Officer 17

Closing date for applications: midday Wednesday 19 April 2017

Assistant Verger

We are looking for a part-time Assistant Verger to join the staff on a one year fixed term contract.  This post includes weekend and evening working.

20 hours per week at £8.45 per/hour.

For the Job Description please click here.
For an application form please click Job Application Form – Assistant Verger Mar 17

Closing date for applications: midday Wednesday 19 April 2017.

Completed application forms, together with a covering letter, should be submitted either by email to or post to Mrs E Snowball, Dean’s PA and Cathedral Office Manager, Cathedral Offices, St Thomas’s Street, Old Portsmouth, PO1 2HA. CVs may be submitted in addition to a completed application form.


Volunteer Opportunities

From gardening to administration the Cathedral is fortunate to have volunteers who fulfil a wide variety of roles.  We are particularly looking for


Cathedral Archive Volunteer

To assist in the collection, management and conservation of the archived records of the Cathedral.

Details Cathedral Archive Volunteer Role Description

Temporary Volunteer Shop Manager

To work 10-15 hours per week from the end of January 2017 to ensure the continued smooth running of the Cathedral Shop.

Details Temporary Shop Manager Role Description

If you would like to become a volunteer or apply for the roles above please fill in the following application form Cathedral Volunteer Application Form Jul 16 or contact the Cathedral Offices from more information.

Job Opportunities

Counter-tenors, tenors, basses and Organ Scholar

Portsmouth Cathedral Choir and The Portsmouth Grammar School offer unique opportunities for young counter-tenors , tenors, basses and an organ scholar for the academic year 16/17.

Opportunities exist for gap year students (pre or post University) to spend a year working with the Portsmouth Cathedral Choirs, whilst working as departmental assistants at one of the country’s leading co-educational schools, The Portsmouth Grammar school. The year involves daily choral worship in the Cathedral, major concerts and BBC broadcasts, choir tours (Estonia, Belgium & Italy 2014/15) and recordings. Recent Portsmouth scholars have gone on to Christ Church Cathedral Oxford, King’s College London, Canterbury and Hereford Cathedrals as well as Guildhall, Royal Scottish and Birmingham Conservatoires.

Regular vocal/organ tuition provided. Accommodation available.

 Salary £8,500

Further Details from Dr David Price (c/o Seonaidh Woad)
023 9282 3300

Closing date for applications Friday 2 October.





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