Guildford, Surrey
£13,200 - £14,700 per year
Permanent, Part-time, 21 hours per week
Job description
  • Work with others to increase annual visitor numbers and improve and develop the Cathedral offer to visitors and pilgrims;
  • Work with colleagues to establish, develop and maintain relationships with visitors as appropriate;
  • Be available as the first point of contact for all coaches arriving on the site;
  • Assist with the social media communications of the Cathedral;
  • Contribute creatively to strengthening mutually beneficial relationships with tourism organisations in Guildford and the wider region;


  • Develop and deliver external outreach events including the current portfolio of coffee concerts, family days, exhibitions, cultural and heritage events and develop new offers in conjunction with colleagues;


  • Assist with family engagement events in conjunction with colleagues, taking full responsibility for Family Fun Days;


  • Commission promotional material from Cathedral designer and ensure effective communications with identified target audiences especially for outreach events;


  • Promote the outreach work of the Cathedral by actively engaging with identified and new audiences to secure visits and develop and deepen relationships for the Cathedral to nurture;


  • Manage pre-booked tours and visits.
Application Instructions

Full details in information pack attached. To apply for this post, please visit the Cathedral website and complete the application form provided. Please send this with a covering letter addressing the Key Tasks and Essential Skills and Attributes, as well as your CV, to Matt O’Grady at the e-mail address provided. Referees will not be approached without your consent. Applications will only be considered with a completed application form, CV and covering letter. Guildford Cathedral operates under a Safer Recruiting policy. Proof of eligibility for working in the UK will be required before appointing. For an informal conversation please contact Matt O’Grady. Closing date for applications is 26 November 2021.

Refreshed on: 11 November 2021
Closed date: 26 November 2021
Job ref: Visitor Engagement Officer
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