Volunteering at York Minster


Welcome!

York Minster relies on the support of over 400 volunteers to enhance the experience and enjoyment of people worshiping at and visiting the cathedral. Our Volunteers give a little time and make a valuable contribution to our welcome, worship, learning and work together.

Volunteering at the Minster gives you the chance to discover more about one of the world’s most magnificent cathedrals and become a part of the thriving Minster Volunteer community.

Why Volunteer?

Volunteering at the Minster gives you the chance to discover more about one of the world’s most magnificent cathedrals and become a part of the thriving Minster Volunteer community. As a volunteer, you will also:
•    Learn about the Minster and develop your skills
•    Volunteer alongside and get to know new people
•    Join the Minster Community that has worshipped and supported the Minster for generations
•    Receive exclusive discounts to the Minster shop and more
•    Free entry into the Minster plus a guest
•    Opportunities to attend unique volunteer events and early access for tickets

Who can Volunteer?

We welcome people from all age groups, backgrounds and faiths (or none) who are interested in giving some of their time on a regular basis. We offer a wide range of opportunities in and around the Minster from Stewards to Flower Arrangers, Servers to Undercroft Volunteers. We welcome 

Please see our current volunteering vacancies:

Minster Chaplains

Childrens' Church Helpers and Childrens' Church Leaders

Servers

Old Palace Library Helper - Applications CLOSED

Guides - 2024 Applications CLOSED

If you have any questions or would like information posted to you, please email volunteers@yorkminster.org.uk or write to Volunteering, 8 Minster Yard, York, YO1 7HH

You can apply via the link above or email for more details at volunteering@yorkminster.org.

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June 2024 Collections and Canon James 1 6/13/2024 6/13/2024