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Volunteering Opportunities

The Cathedral is supported by some 600 volunteers divided into  25 teams.  At present we are recruiting in the teams below (please scroll down):

BBC Radio 2 Interview for 'Friday Night is Music Night'
Cathedral Guide Celia Javan talking to radio reporter

If you would like to find out more you can listen to Cathedral Guide Celia Javan talk about her experience of volunteering at Chichester Cathedral by clicking here.

Cloisters Café & Shop
Cloisters Café & Shop

Cloisters Shop:

Do you enjoy welcoming visitors to the Cathedral? Would you like to develop your skills in the retail sector, or do you have previous experience that you'd like to share? We are looking for enthusiastic and interested volunteers who can spare a day, or a few hours over the lunch time period to volunteer in the Cathedral gift shop.

Training is given and in return you will receive 10% discount on products sold in the shop and café. Our gift shop is open 9:30am – 5:00pm Monday to Saturday, and 11:00am - 3:00pm on Sundays.

If you are interested in this opportunity or you'd like to know more, please contact Kay McCluskey 01243 812987 or email

Learning and Engagement Team:

Are you are enthusiastic about learning new things and do you have some time to do so?

Are you creative and enthusiastic about a wide range of art and craft activities?  Or are you interested and passionate about role-play and drama?  Would you enjoy being part of a friendly team? Then we have an interesting volunteer opportunity for you………

The Learning and Engagement Department at Chichester Cathedral are looking for volunteers to join their team to deliver a range of workshops as part of their programme for schools, colleges and adults. 

To find out more about the workshops currently offered please visit our website

To find out more about the role (or request a Role Profile and application form) please phone Sue on 01243 812497 or email

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