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Reference: 66592

Date Added: 26 June 2018
Closing Date: 22 July 2018

Job Title: Social and Public Affairs Research Officer

Working For: Archbishop of Canterbury

Location: London

Salary: £30,159 - £32,700 after 6 months probation

Job Details


This new post sits within the team that supports the Archbishop’s work in the public sphere, across a wide and fascinating range of topics, from his role in Church and state relations, to his witness on issues of social justice.

The work is set in the context of the three priority areas of Archbishop Justin’s ministry, the three Quinquennium goals of the Church of England, and the five marks of mission of the Anglican Communion.

Policy and research on these areas are carried out by Mission and Public Affairs (MPA) department at Church House, so a crucial aspect of the role is coordination with colleagues in MPA.

Post Introduction

In this new and fascinating role, you will have the opportunity to provide research and organisational support to the Archbishop’s Social and Public Affairs Adviser who sits on the Senior Leadership Team at Lambeth Palace.

Your interesting and varied tasks will include drafting briefings and correspondence and assisting with the drafting of written material for use by the Archbishop and his Social and Public Affairs Adviser, providing high-quality research on a wide range of public policy issues.

Closing Date: 22 July 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will be held on the 1st August 2018

Application Details

For further information and to apply, please visit: https://pathways.churchofengland.org/job/pathways/213/social-and-public-affairs-research-officer

Website: https://www.archbishopofcanterbury.org/

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