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Chair of Finance & Chapter Trustee


We are looking for a Chair of the Finance Committee who will also be a Chapter Trustee.


Chapter is accountable for the governance, strategic direction and management of the Cathedral, and has ultimate responsibility for the care, maintenance and development of the Cathedral estate, all aspects of Cathedral activity, and for securing its long- term viability and financial sustainability.


In this instance the Cathedral is looking at recruiting someone with relevant financial understandings and experience who would thrive as the Chair of the Finance committee.


For a full job description, click here.

For the application form, click here




Pilgrims’ Kitchen are looking for a cook/chef to join the team and support the Chef Management Team in providing a quality menu for our customers. Hours will include some weekends. Someone with previous experience working in catering is preferred.


Rate of Pay: £11.50 per hour
Hours of Work: Flexible up to four days per week to include some weekends
Annual Leave: 25 days paid leave per leave year pro rata. This is exclusive of public holidays. This will be accrued and paid quarterly.


For a full job description, click here.


If you’re interested in the role, please email your CV to

Cathedral Volunteer


Volunteers contribute a huge amount to St Edmundsbury Cathedral and play a vital role in our community and in supporting our work.


We’re always looking for new volunteers to support us, from tending the gardens to welcoming our many visitors. Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, develop skills and give something back to the local community.

There are various roles available from behind the scenes support to more front facing opportunities. Find out more here.

For an informal conversation about volunteering or to find out further details please email or call 01284 748720 to arrange an appointment. All prospective volunteers are required to complete our application form and one module of online Safeguarding training.


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