Join our team – Verger

SALARY: £19,742 per annum


HOURS: 37 hours per week

Vergers have a distinctive role in the liturgy and ceremony of Cathedral life of carrying the ‘verge’ and leading processions. In addition, vergers prepare the Cathedral for liturgy and other events, are responsible for its security and cleanliness, maintaining an atmosphere conducive to prayer and worship.


We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably
qualified persons. However, as those of global majority heritage are currently under-represented in our staff team, we would particularly welcome applications from those groups.

To discover more about what the role involves, please download the Verger Job Description. If you are interested in applying for this position, please fill out the Verger Application Form.


Deadline for Applications: Thursday 2 February 2023.

Interviews will be held at the cathedral on Friday 10 February 2023.

Completed applications should be sent via email to recruitment@birminghamcathedral.com