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Head of Income Generation
35 hours per week (5 days)

An opportunity has arisen for full time Head of Income Generation

Carlisle Cathedral is looking to appoint a passionate and innovative individual with a successful track record to this type of role.

The Head of Income Generation’s principal responsibilities will be:

  • To understand the income generation/fundraising needs of the Cathedral and develop a mapping of the various potential sources of income, funds and grants.
  • Responsible as a Grants Officer ensuring the production and management of all grant and trust applications.
  • To develop and implement a coordinated overarching strategy for, and manage, all the Cathedral’s income generation activities.
  • To develop and undertake a Regular Giving, Major Donor and Legacy strategy.

This position is currently a funded post until 2024, however the expectation is that it will become self-funding and therefore transfer to a permanent role.

Why work with us?

In return, we offer a dynamic and supportive working environment.
Our benefits include: 26 days annual leave plus 8 English public holidays; Enhanced sick pay; Enhanced pension contributions and access to onsite parking.

For Further details view the Job Description and Specifications HERE.

To apply please complete the Application Form and Recruitment Monitoring Form.

Closing date of Sunday 6th June at 23:59.

Selection process including interviews will place week commencing Monday 13th June 2022.

Carlisle Cathedral is committed to safeguarding & protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults. Applicants must be willing to undergo the relevant safeguarding checks including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service, appropriate to the post.





Café Team Member (seasonal, temporary)

Employed by: Carlisle Cathedral Enterprises Company
Hours: As agreed at interview and subject to change through agreement with the Café Manager (weekends, summer).

We have a number of temporary opportunities available for Café Team Members. Cafe Team Members must be 16+ years of age.

We are looking for front of house team members who have a passion for great food, drinks and service. The ideal candidate will be warm, friendly and personable with a ‘can do’ attitude and an excellent attention to detail.

The role involves:

  • Acting as Front of House staff representing the Cathedral to visitors.
  • Having a helpful, polite, respectful and positive approach to customers and other staff at all times;
  • Adopting personal cleanliness and neatness
  • A genuine interest in customers’ needs and preferences.
  • Endorse café products with knowledge and passion.
  • Work efficiently, hygienically, accurately and honestly.
  • Wear any uniform provided with pride.
  • Receive and act in accordance with operational instructions given by the Café Manager.

For Further details view the Job Description and Specifications HERE.

To apply please complete the Application Form and Recruitment Monitoring Form.


Carlisle Cathedral is committed to safeguarding & protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults. Applicants must be willing to undergo the relevant safeguarding checks including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service, appropriate to the post.





Volunteers are vital to the Cathedral and to its future. We are very proud of our dedicated team and the time they give us. Our volunteers come from all backgrounds and interests and derive great satisfaction from being involved in the life of the Cathedral. Our volunteers are here to help our visitors get the best from their time at the Cathedral.

If you have a friendly disposition and are happy to chat to people from all walks of life and from all over the world then maybe becoming a volunteer at the Cathedral could be the role for you?

To find out more about the volunteer roles available please download our Volunteer Brochure or visit our Volunteer webpage

 





Application Form (CLICK HERE)

Recruitment Monitoring Form (CLICK HERE)

Cafe Team Member Application Form (CLICK HERE).