Chelmsford Cathedral
Opportunities at Chelmsford Cathedral

At the centre of one of the Church of England's largest diocese and as a landmark in the UK's newest city, Chelmsford Cathedral is a vibrant and exciting place.

We rely on our outstanding volunteers and our committed clergy and staff to ensure the cathedral, its buildings, services and events all provide an excellent service to our visitors and worshippers.


Residentiary Canon for Worship and Music at Chelmsford Cathedral and Tutor at St Mellitus College

An exciting new role for a gifted liturgist with a passion for formation.

This is a unique opportunity to deliver and develop the worship and music of a vibrant city centre cathedral and teach worship and liturgy or other relevant subject as a Tutor for St Mellitus College. You will have exemplary gifts in developing worship and in preaching and teaching, and you will be able to offer wide experience across the Anglican tradition. You will be lively and enthusiastic with outstanding staff and budget management skills. You will have at least six years' experience in Anglican orders. 

Housing is provided in the Cathedral close.

Applications, including a clergy application form and covering letter must be received by Friday 16 February by email to (01245 294488). 

For more information please contact the Dean of Chelmsford on 01245 294492 or Rob Merchant, Director of St Mellitus College Chelmsford on  07747010064.

Please select the following informaton: 

Cathedral Canon and Tutor - introduction 

Cathedral Canon and Tutor - recruitment process 

Residentiary Canon for Worship and Music - role description 

Tutor in Theology (Worship, Music or relevant) - role description 

Cathedral Canon and Tutor Application Form (Please note this is a PDF document.  To request a word document please contact Ruth Collin as above). 

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