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Project Accountant – 5 Years Fixed Term

We are seeking to appoint to the exciting new role of Project Accountant.

The post holder will maintain the accounting records and help develop, create and implement a regular reporting structure for projects undertaken by the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury including The Canterbury Journey project which is partly funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The post holder will also undertake one-off projects to develop improved accounting procedures and processes.

A qualified professional ideally with a construction background and project skills is sought. You must have a high level of IT skills, be methodical and accurate in your work and be flexible in your approach.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Monday 27th Apr 2015
Interviews are expected to be held on
Tuesday 12th May 2015

Bar staff - casual basis

Experienced Bar staff are required at Canterbury Cathedral Lodge. Candidates will be required to set up, service events; including till operation and to clean down to the required standard.

Candidates will be committed to delivering hospitality and customer service at its best, available to work a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays, have a friendly demeanour, be of smart appearance and ideally have had training in a similar position.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Friday 1st May 2015

Banqueting staff - casual basis

Banqueting staff are required to ensure that guests of the Canterbury Cathedral Lodge receive the best possible dining experience.

Candidates will be committed to delivering hospitality and customer service at its best, available to work a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays, have a friendly demeanour, be of smart appearance and ideally have had training in a similar position.

 

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Friday 1st May 2015

Housekeeping staff - casual basis

Room Attendants are required to help keep guest rooms and public areas of the Canterbury Cathedral Lodge to a high level of cleanliness.

Candidates will be committed to delivering hospitality and customer service at its best, available to work a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings, weekends and public holidays, have a friendly demeanour, be of smart appearance and ideally have had training in a similar position.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Friday 1st May 2015

Gardener

An experienced Gardener is sought to join the team that maintains the private gardens and grounds within Canterbury Cathedral’s precincts.

The gardens and grounds within the precincts contain many varied spaces. Candidates must therefore have proven experience and knowledge of propagation and managing greenhouses, potagers, meadow and wild areas, formal lawns, herbaceous and shrub planting schemes and orchards. An interest in houseplants would also be an advantage and some work in-house and with animals will also be required.

Applicants will be a holder of a BTEC First Certificate / NVQ Lvl 2 in Horticulture or equivalent and ideally have had experience of working within a private garden of historic and public significance.    The successful candidate will be self-motivating, able to work both independently and collaboratively, have a confident, pleasant demeanour with a high level of professionalism and be flexible in their approach to the demands of the role.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Friday 8th May 2015