Estate Officer, Historic Chapels Trust

£31,203 - £35,000 pro rata per annum, plus pension and benefits
Part time, 28.8 hours net per week (4 days)
Home based, with travel throughout England

Churches Conservation Trust (CCT) has an international award-winning reputation in heritage conservation and regeneration for its own estate. For this reason CCT has been contracted to deliver a programme of work for Historic Chapels Trust (HCT). HCT owns and cares for 20 of the most significant Nonconformist and Catholic chapels no longer in regular use by their congregations, all listed at Grade I and Grade II*.  Key to the project is management of the assets, funded by the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) through their Cultural Assets Fund (CAF).

You will have previous experience in the field of historic buildings maintenance, repair or property management. You will be an effective communicator, be able to plan and deliver your own workload and also work as part of a team. As you’ll be working at chapels throughout England it is essential you have a full driving licence.


We would be delighted to hear from you. contact Kathryn Moore, Conservation Projects Manager for Historic Chapels, [email protected].


If you would like to apply for this role, please visit our recruitment portal to find out more and begin your application.

Please submit a CV and a short supporting statement (max 2 sides A4) outlining why you’d like to apply and how you fulfil the person specification for this post, so you’ll need to refer to the job description.

If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected]


The closing date for receipt of applications is 8am on Monday 8th April 2024.

The interviews will take place in Birmingham on Wednesday 17th April 2024. Please note that the interview date and location have been specifically chosen according to the availability of the panel.


Estate Officer, HCT - Job Description.pdf


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