The Bishop of Chichester seeks to appoint a Senior Personal Assistant. This post provides an opportunity to work in a small team in the Bishop’s office to support the Bishop’s mission and ministry. The main duties and responsibilities include:
• Taking the lead in the day to day work of the office.
• Managing the Bishop’s diary and appointments and to make practical arrangements relating to his ministry.
• Understanding the Bishop’s priorities and expectations and to anticipate and suggest information he may need.
• To be the interface between the Bishop and national institutions both civic and ecclesiastical, as well as members of the general public.
The person appointed will have an enquiring mind, a solution-finding approach, excellent interpersonal skills and proven administrative competence, a sense of humour, good reserves of stamina and hospitable disposition.
The job description and application form are available from The Revd Canon Stephen Ferns The Palace, Canon Lane, Chichester PO19 1PY
Closing date: 4 March 2019 Interviews: 15 March 2019