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Music Department Lead Chaperone


The Music Department Lead Choir Chaperone  will assist the Music Department with the proper Safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults in Guildford Cathedral Choir in line with Guildford Cathedral's Safeguarding Policy. 

Accountable to:      Organist and the Master of the Choristers

Hours and salary:    An average of 35 hours per week during the three choir terms (not in the choir holiday periods) Although there is some regularity of timetable, hours of work vary during the choir term and a good deal of flexibility will be required to meet various requirements out of working hours during the week and at weekends. £16,000 per annum, paid monthly in arrears in regular amounts every month.

Full details of the vacancy can be seen via the Music Department Lead Chaperone Link

Download an Application Form 


For an informal conversation, please contact Matt O'Grady on 01483 547 864.

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 or Matt O’Grady, Guildford Cathedral, Stag Hill, Guildford GU2 7UP.  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. Enhanced DBS clearance will be required before appointing, as will proof of eligibility for working in the UK. Closing date: Friday 19 November 2021, 12 noon.