Great St Mary’s has a wide range of volunteering opportunities.

You could be a church welcomer, lead guided tours, assist with school workshops or support our holiday activities.

Join the Great St Mary’s Volunteer Team

We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic volunteers to help our visitors feel welcome and to assist the running of the many activities that take place in the church.

What can you do as a volunteer?

Welcome visitors

Run family activities

Lead guided tours

Assist with school visits

Steward concerts

What we can offer you:

Training and supportive staff

A beautiful, historic working environment

Experience of volunteering with people of all ages

Flexible commitment

Currently, we are particularly interested in recruiting:

Volunteer Welcomers: to help greet visitors throughout the school holidays, particularly in the summer.

Volunteer Tour Guides: to train to give guided tours of the church to visitors.

For more information and to apply:

Please contact Becky our Education & Heritage Officer on 01223 747284 or by e-mail on

Volunteer Welcomer poster 2018 Feb version II pdf
Volunteer Welcomers at Great St Marys