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Thank you for your interest in working at Exeter Cathedral. All vacancies are listed below.

Please contact Vacancies with completed applications

If you are interested in volunteering at Exeter Cathedral, please visit our Volunteering page.

Current Opportunities 


We are looking to recruit new team members on a permanent, full time or part-time basis for our Ten Fifty low carbon Café. So, if you are enthusiastic, reliable, friendly, confident and outgoing and know, or want to learn how to make the best coffee why not come and join our team.

Deadline for applications: Friday 26 April 2024, 12 Noon.

Group Booking Co-ordinator

As the Group Booking Co-ordinator you will manage all group bookings, rotas for Stewards and Guides and provide a first-class visitor experience to all who enter.

Deadline for applications: Friday 26 April 2024, 12 Noon.

Grounds Maintenance Assistant

We are looking to recruit a friendly, self-motivated, hardworking, and reliable Grounds and General Maintenance Assistant to help care for Exeter Cathedral Green, our gardens as well as assist with general maintenance tasks across the Cathedral Campus.

Deadline for applications: Friday 26 April 2024, 12 Noon.

Entry Desk Team Member

As an Entry Desk Team Member you will be the face of Exeter Cathedral. In this role you will ensure that all visitors who come to the Cathedral receive the highest standards of welcome and customer care.

Deadline for applications: Friday 26 April 2024

Alto Lay Vicar

We are seeking a new Lay Vicar to sing alto (i.e. counter tenor or contralto) in the Cathedral Choir. The lay vicar will attend all full cathedral choir rehearsals and services and will normally be expected to sing at each service. 

Deadline for applications: Tuesday 30 April, 12pm.

Choral Scholarships

Our choral scholarship programme provides exciting opportunities for university-aged singers who are interested in immersing themselves in the life of a professional Cathedral Choir. Former choral scholars have gone on to positions at some of the country’s major foundations. 

Deadline for applications: Tuesday 30 April 2024

Work Experience at Exeter Cathedral Library and Archives

Are you interested in pursuing a career in history, historic libraries, or archives? Spend a week away from the classroom to discover what it is like to work in a Cathedral Library and Archives. You could help to catalogue or photograph an object, curate a small display, or write a blog.

We offer annual work experience placements for Year 10 and Year 12 students during the first two weeks of July. Each week-long placement is for one student (or two students if from the same school). All placements are unpaid.

Deadline for applications: Sunday 28 April 2024