Parish Administrator – closing date 30 July 2021

St Michael’s Church is looking for a well-organised person to run its Parish Office. The job entails being the first point of contact for people enquiring about baptisms, weddings and funerals, as well as undertaking general office tasks. The successful applicant would need to have a good level of education and good typing skills. They must be able to use their own initiative and to demonstrate sympathy with our Christian ethos. The job does entail some lone working.

  • 16 hours per week.
  • Some overtime may be required at times – this will be paid at the usual hourly rate.
  • 4 hours per morning: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
  • Core office opening hours are from 10 am to 12 noon, but there is some flexibility for the remaining hours.

Download the Job Description and Person Specification at

If you have any queries, please contact the Rector by phone on 0775 2388 707 or by email to

Address Line 1
New Lane Hill
Address line 2
RG30 4JX
Contract type
Part timePermanent
Greater Reading
£9.50 per hour
Elizabeth Ratcliffe, Rector
07752 388707
Reference number for post
How to apply

Please submit an application with a comprehensive CV, stating why you want the post and how your skills and experience make you suitable for it.

Preferably by email to:, or alternatively by post to
The Rector, St Michael’s Church, New Lane Hill, Tilehurst, Reading RG30 4JX.

Open for applications from
17 July 2021
Closing date for applications
30 July 2021
Scheduled interview date
10 August 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course