Diocesan Registry Clerk

An exciting opportunity to join the specialist ecclesiastical law team at Batt Broadbent Solicitors doing a varied and interesting job with excellent development opportunities.

Based at the Salisbury office of Batt Broadbent Solicitors, you will work as part of the Diocesan Registry team consisting of two lawyers (the Diocesan Registrars), three clerks and two dogs. The team provides legal support to the bishops, archdeacons, clergy, parishes and office holders of the Dioceses of Salisbury, Winchester and Portsmouth in the Church of England.

Adaptability and a willingness to learn is more important than prior experience. On the job training and support will be provided. Some understanding of the institutions of the Church of England is an advantage.

Location:        Salisbury, office based

Hours:              3 days / week (21.75 hours), potential to increase to full time – occasional out of hours work with time off in lieu

Salary:             From £24,000 pro rata depending on experience, rising after initial 6 month training

Holidays:         25 days plus bank holidays pro rata (rising with length of service)

Closing date for applications is Monday 19th June 2023

Please send a CV and covering letter to registry@battbroadbent.co.uk

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