PA to the Diocesan Secretary (Chief Executive)


Posted on: Thursday 5 May 2022 | Diocese of Norwich


The Diocese is looking for someone to support the operational requirements of the Executive Secretariat; supporting the Diocesan Secretary (Chief Executive) and Director of Finance.

This role supports the Diocesan Secretary (Chief Executive) and Director of Finance with their responsibilities to ensure good governance and effective leadership of the charity in compliance with ecclesiastical and charity law and good practice.

We require a highly organised and skilled person who can demonstrate meticulous attention to detail to support the Executive Secretariat Office.  A role with many diverse responsibilities, you will need to enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and have a desire to work and think innovatively.

We are keen to recruit an individual with expert organisational and secretarial skills, and the ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines, demonstrating the highest standards of proficiency.  An understanding of charity governance and its application to create high performing Boards and knowledge of the Church of England and church structures would be an advantage.

35 hours per week

(25 days holiday per annum, Bank Holidays, discretionary Christmas holiday)

Starting salary – £28,563

Closing date: 9:00 am Thursday 26 May 2022

Interviews: Tuesday 7 June 2022

How to apply

Please complete and return the application form via email to


For an informal conversation about the role please call Gemma on 01603 882353.

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