Romsey Abbey – Verger
We are seeking to appoint a full-time Verger to join the team of clergy, lay staff and volunteers at Romsey Abbey.
Romsey Abbey is first and foremost a parish church located in a growing parish and a vibrant town. We are a member of the Greater Churches Network and attract over 40,000 visitors a year. We have a regular congregation of 350+ worshippers and our Verger plays a key role in supporting the clergy and lay team in the liturgical life, mission and care of our Abbey.
This is an interesting and varied role that requires someone who is committed to the Christian faith, with experience and an up to date understanding of Anglican Liturgy and Worship, good social skills, a flexible attitude and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
We offer a competitive salary, paid overtime and accommodation in a three bedroom flat adjacent to the Abbey.
For further details and information about how to apply please visit the Romsey Abbey website – www.romseyabbey.org.uk or contact our Parish Office – 01794 513125 or email@example.com
Closing date for applications is Friday 3rd August and interviews will be held on Tuesday 14th August.
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