Jobs at the Monastery | 3 Exciting NEW Roles Open for Applications
The Monastery Trust is excited to announce 3 brand new roles at our multiple award-winning, grade II* national heritage site, proudly located in Gorton, just a 5-minute drive from Manchester city centre.
A prestigious wedding and events venue, thriving community and wellbeing hub, heritage visitor centre, café, shop and home to several remarkable organisations, including Manchester Camerata Orchestra, the Monastery is a uniquely inspiring and fascinating place to work.
A Rare Chance
We are delighted to announce the creation of 3 brand new roles within the Monastery’s small, dedicated, core team. These positions represent a rare chance to join a visionary organisation working hard to make a positive difference in the world.
Could it be YOU?
The Monastery Trust is looking for 3 remarkable people with passion for making a difference, and the skills to translate that passion into action. We have a very low staff turnover at the Monastery, so we’re looking for dedicated team members who can help us grow the Monastery, whilst the Monastery in turn will provide the support you need to grow and develop your career. Make no mistake, this is no ordinary work environment, but is a real opportunity for professional fulfilment, to put your hard-won skills and experience to excellent use, for the good of the whole community.
Please browse the 3 job opportunities below and click into whichever position is of interest to you.
*The closing date for all applications is February 14th, 2024.
Job Vacancy | Director of Operations
We are looking for an exceptional, talented and dynamic Director of Operations, most likely from the heritage, hospitality, cultural or leisure sectors, to become a driving force in our objective to take our unique, modern-day Monastery to the next level.
This is a complex and senior role, so you’ll need to be an ambitious leader who is commercially focused and excels at making things happen. You will be very organised and love working with people as an ‘expert generalist’ with the ability to turn your hand to a wide remit of tasks. We have ambitious plans for the future and so you’ll need to thrive on change, confidently wear many hats and be absolutely brilliant with buildings, people and projects.
Job Vacancy | Health & Wellbeing Coordinator
This is a new and exciting post for our modern-day Monastery, as we appoint a Health & Wellbeing Coordinator who has a passion for creating and delivering innovative health solutions within a world class heritage site.
You will be a self-motivated and well organised administrator, who loves people and thrives in a role that deals with individuals and groups from all walks of life, as you manage the Sanctuary’s Listening Service from Sundays to Thursdays. You will be a key member of the team that plans and delivers all of the health & wellbeing activities in our weekly programme, as well as major holistic events throughout the year.
Job Vacancy | Visitor Experience Coordinator
We’re looking for a Visitor Experience Coordinator for our Charitable Trust, who has a passion for historic buildings, to look after visitors to our precious, modern-day Monastery.
This is a new and exciting post for our modern-day Monastery as we search for the perfect individual with confidence and a passion for heritage, who can enthusiastically share the story of the Monastery with our visitors through tours, talks and heritage events and activities.
We know our dream team is out there, if you think you’d be perfect for one of the above positions, please don’t be shy, apply today.
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