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Kiosk Assistant (23 ½ hours per week / 5 days out of 7) Fixed Term - April to September

Canterbury Cathedral Shop’s seasonal refreshment kiosk opens from April to the end of September each year.

We are looking to appoint Kiosk Assistants to help with the operation, preparing and serving drinks and snacks to visitors.

Candidates must have excellent customer service skills, a friendly disposition and ideally have had previous experience of this type of work.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Sunday 1st Mar 2015

Kiosk Assistant (13 ¾ hours per week / 2 week days plus Sundays) – Fixed Term - April to September

Canterbury Cathedral Shop’s seasonal refreshment kiosk opens from April to the end of September each year.

We are looking to appoint Kiosk Assistants to help with the operation, preparing and serving drinks and snacks to visitors.

Candidates must have excellent customer service skills, a friendly disposition and ideally have had previous experience of this type of work.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Sunday 1st Mar 2015

IT Technician – Audio/Visual

An IT Technician is sought to assist in the support, development and maintenance of the ICT platform and the provision, operation and management of the Audio/Visual support services/facilities for both the Dean and Chapter and the Canterbury Cathedral Lodge.

With tasks varying from day-to-day, you will be given the opportunity to broaden existing knowledge, work with some of the latest technologies whilst also providing 1st line support and technical assistance to users throughout the organisation.

This is a challenging, wide ranging, hands-on role that requires a good all-round aptitude for IT, plenty of enthusiasm, flexibility and excellent interpersonal skills. Candidates must be flexible in their approach to working hours, to cover operational needs and on-call requirements.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Thursday 5th Mar 2015

Accounts Payable and Payroll Administration Clerk

This post will be shared between the Accounts Department and Payroll Department to ensure the efficient administration of the purchase ledger and payment functions and to assist with the administration of the payroll for the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury and associated companies.

Previous Purchase Ledger and Sales Ledger experience as well as general book keeping skills are essential. Candidates will also require a working knowledge of computerised Sage payroll systems, will be highly IT literate, accurate, methodical and well organised. They must have excellent communication skills and be able to work flexibly in a small team to strict deadlines.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Thursday 5th Mar 2015

Conference and Events Coordinator

A Conference and Events Coordinator is required to join the busy team that actively promotes the accommodation and conference facilities of the Canterbury Cathedral Lodge.

This varied and interesting role includes the preparation of quotes for the various services and facilities offered by the Lodge, dealing efficiently with clients to finalise details of their event and liaising closely with all other relevant departments within the Lodge and Precincts.

Candidates should ideally have at least 2 years’ relevant experience within the hospitality industry, exceptional organisational, communication and host skills and be fully computer literate with experience of event booking software.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Thursday 5th Mar 2015

Kitchen Porter – (40 hours per week)

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge requires a Kitchen Porter to maintain its highest standards of hygiene and to help with food preparation. You will be required to work 5 days out of 7, including public holidays, weekends and evenings.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Thursday 5th Mar 2015

Carpenter & Joiner

We are looking for a Carpenter and Joiner with at least 5 years’ experience to join the busy carpentry team who carry out a variety of different reactive and preventative works to the Cathedral and all surrounding properties.  Candidates will be qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 in Wood Occupations, have a good understanding of both traditional and new style working practices, be up to date with construction Health and Safety legislation and hold the ability to work at height.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications
Thursday 5th Mar 2015