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Duty Events Manager

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th April 2019

  • Advertised from 6th March 2019
  • Pay is £11.56ph (minimum 4 hours).


The Duty Manager assists with the management of events at Greyfriars Kirk mainly at weekday evenings and weekends. Events are usually when the Kirk is used for events such as rehearsals, concerts, wedding receptions, social events, recordings or exhibitions. You will be responsible for the safety and security of the Kirk and occupants. You will be practical, confident, think on your feet, answer questions and deal with issues as they arise. Pay is £11.56ph (minimum 4 hours).

Application notes

Detailed Job description attached below.

A covering letter explaining suitability on no more than 1 side of A4 plus 2 sided CV (max) with two references to: Steve Lister, Operations Manager, Greyfriars Kirk, Greyfriars Place, Edinburgh, EH1 2QQ or by email to

Closing date: Tuesday 30 April 2019.

We are also recruiting for a Stand-in Church Beadle (verger). Whilst both roles can be undertaken by two people, they could be undertaken by one.

Greyfriars Kirk is a registered charity:

Edinburgh, Greyfriars Kirk (Church of Scotland): SC003761

Greyfriars Outreach Ltd: SC016736

Greyfriars Foundation: SC006644