Assistant Verger


Posted on: Friday 24 February 2023


The St Peter Mancroft team are looking for an Assistant Verger to start as soon as possible.

The Vergers Team are responsible for ensuring the smooth running of St Peter Mancroft Church and ensuring that it always looks its best for worshippers, visitors, and the public, providing a safe and welcoming environment and assisting (when required) in The Chantry.

Vergers are responsible for the preparation of services, leading processions, working the internal AV and PA systems, preparation for events, and regularly carrying out cleaning and maintenance of the Church and chantry.

As well as an exemplary standard of supporting worship in the Church, this role will be a front-facing verger role, with an expectation that the post-holder will actively support the Front of House / “Welcome Team” and all volunteers in delivering exceptional customer service.

They will be key to enabling all visitors to have a positive and inspirational experience, whether coming to learn about our history, enquiring about an event, or coming to seek shelter and a listening ear.

The post-holder will set high standards for themselves and others in their presentation, attitude, and commitment to the Church.

They will need to be diplomatic, exceptionally hard-working, flexible in their approach, and have a respectful, warm manner.

This is a permanent paid role at 105 hours per month.

Closing date: Sunday 30 April 2023

How to apply

For more details please email Head Verger, Chris for an initial discussion.

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