Church of England – Cathedral and Church Buildings Work Experience

The Cathedral and Church Buildings (CCB) Division team are offering two students or recent graduates the opportunity to work within a multidisciplinary team of experts advising on the conservation and adaptation of ecclesiastical buildings.

Those placed in this work experience scheme are given a unique opportunity to gain an understanding of how the Church of England cares for its 16,000 churches and 42 cathedrals, 12,500 of which have listed status.

The Division are looking for hard working and enthusiastic individuals who are willing to take a hands-on approach to a range of duties within the Division. In return candidates will be introduced to the different strands of the Divisions work and have the opportunity to shadow staff on casework and in other meetings. Candidates should ideally be able to commit to a period of 8 weeks over the summer but a shorter placement may also be possible.

Those wishing to apply should submit a CV with a covering letter explaining their interest in the position by Friday 24 May 2013. The position is based in Church House, Westminster, London. For more information please contact Diana Coulter,