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Vacancies at Chester Cathedral


Archivist and Grants Officer

Salary £12,000 per annum (£20,000 full time equivalent)
Chester Cathedral is seeking to appoint a part-time Archivist and Grants Officer (three days per week), on a one-year fixed term contract.

This roll will create an inventory for objects of significance in Chester Cathedral according to/to satisfy the stipulations of the 2020 Care for Cathedrals documents (and within the deadline agreed with the Cathedral Fabric Commission).  The roll will also set up the inventory in such a way which allows for additional work towards collections accreditation and to set out suggestions and plan for how collections might be used for public benefit

To apply, download the standard application form with a covering letter to

The closing date for applications is Friday 14 May 2021.

Read the job description here.

Standard application documents

Chester Cathedral standard application form
Church of England Confidential Declaration
Recruitment Privacy notice

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