Vacancies

SHRINE/PARISH ORGANIST

The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham and The Parish of S. Mary w. All Saints, Little Walsingham

Following the retirement of the current post holder, an exciting opportunity exists for an able and enthusiastic organist to work with the Priest Administrator and Parish Priest in offering a high standard of liturgical music in this renowned place of pilgrimage.

This is a full-time post and includes a generous salary, rent-free accommodation in the beautiful and historic village of Walsingham, free meals in the Shrine Pilgrim Refectory during working hours and fees for additional services.

For further details and an application pack please contact Venetia Davies, PA to the Priest Administrator v.davies@olw-shrine.org.uk or telephone 01328824204

Closing date for applications: Friday 17th May 2024

This post is subject to a DBS Enhanced Disclosure

Housekeeper

The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham is looking for a Permanent Full Time Housekeeper

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This post is subject to a DBS Enhanced Disclosure

Various

The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham is looking for casual staff with a range of opportunities available. Currently they include:

❖ Casual Kitchen/Dining Room Assistants

❖ Casual Café Bar Assistants

❖ Casual Housekeepers

We seek people who are mature, hardworking, flexible team members with experience and/or enthusiasm to work within the Hospitality Industry. Applicants should be prepared to be involved in all aspects of the catering or housekeeping departments and be willing to assist other team members in their duties.

The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham is a Christian Pilgrimage Centre set in beautiful grounds offering a place of safety and peace for pilgrims to visit for the day or overnight. We have accommodation for up to 200 pilgrims where the rooms are serviced by our Housekeeping Team.

The Pilgrim Refectory serves three meals a day for our pilgrims with seating for 180 people.

Nortons Café Bar seats 50 people where pilgrims and visitors can enjoy a range of drinks, cakes and light lunches. In the evening, Norton’s becomes a bar that serves alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks until 11pm.

The Shrine is a friendly and enjoyable place to work, where no two days are the same.

We offer excellent workplace benefits including:

❖ Competitive starting rates from £11.55 per hour

❖ Flexible working to suit your availability for some roles

❖ Free food on shift (when working 6 hours or more)

❖ Uniform

❖ Staff social events and trips out

❖ Free Parking

❖ Staff discounts

❖ Holiday Pay

❖ Pension

Please ask for an application form by emailing: shrineoffice@olw-shrine.org.uk

The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All post holders and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. These posts are eligible for a basic criminal record check (DBS).

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