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Chief Operating Officer - Derby Cathedral

Derby Cathedral is at the heart of the city of Derby and the life of the Diocese of Derby, and is implementing a strategy for growth. We have a growing reputation for our music and worship, and for our arts, culture and events programme. We have a deep commitment to be effective in the region’s learning networks, not least in our partnership with Derby Cathedral School. We have ambitious plans for developing our remarkable Grade 1 listed building for more flexible worship and events, and for expanding our heritage offer to visitors and pilgrims. The Chapter seeks to develop robust income generation by developing existing Cathedral resources.

We are looking for an effective senior leader with demonstrable management skills to lead our talented and resourceful team. You will be able to operate confidently across a wide range of areas including HR, safeguarding, communications, enterprise, and finance.

This role requires an understanding of the relevance of the Christian faith in the public sphere and a proven track record in leading in a complex environment. If this is you and you have integrity, energy, resilience and high level interpersonal gifts, please get in touch.

For an informal conversation about this role, please contact Jessica Kilmurray, PA to the Dean of Derby, The Revd Dr Peter Robinson, on 01332 341201.

Download an application pack here

Applications to be received by: 12 noon on Wednesday, 22 March 2023
Interviews to be held in Derby on: Thursday, 30 and Friday, 31 March 2023

Salary: £55,000 plus pension contribution.

This post carries an occupational requirement to be a member of a Christian denomination which is in sympathy with the Church of England’s life and mission (in accordance with the Equality Act 2010).

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