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Employment Opportunities

Have a look at the job opportunities below. If you think there’s one that’s right for you, go ahead and apply.

Please only apply for roles advertised as we do not accept speculative applications.

As part of our pre-employment checks, you may be required to undergo a Criminal Records and medical check.

You’ll find more information about working at Westminster Abbey or Westminster Abbey Enterprises Ltd in our information packs:

Westminster Abbey Employment Information Pack (PDF, 221KB)

Westminster Abbey Enterprises Ltd Employment Information Pack (PDF, 306KB)

Current vacancies

Security Beadle

Closing date Friday, 26th July 2019 at 12:00 PM

Permanent – Full time (40 hours per week)

Salary £27,087.96 per annum

Ref: WA062

Westminster Abbey is seeking to recruit a full time (40 hours) Security Beadle to work towards ensuring the safety and security of the Abbey site for visitors, worshippers and residents.

Successful candidates will have excellent verbal & written communication skills and must be able to work alone, with a shift partner and with Abbey colleagues. Candidates should have experience of being vigilant and providing a security service to the general public, coupled with an ability to act decisively and on their own initiative in sometimes difficult situations.

All applications must be submitted no later than noon on Friday 26 July 2019 via email: [email protected]. CVs will not be accepted. Interviews will be scheduled for w/c 12 August 2019.

 Westminster Abbey is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk. To prevent them from harm, we undertake appropriate checks on staff and volunteers and require them to complete relevant safeguarding training and basic DBS check. Westminster Abbey is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


Job Application Pack (PDF, 486kb) WA Application Form (Basic).docx (docx, 45kb) Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form (Word Doc, 155kb)

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