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Position Title: Cathedral Sacristan & Head Verger
Issue Date: 12/1/2018
Department: Liturgy, Hospitality and Pilgrimage
Reports To: Dean and Rector
The Cathedral Sacristan & Head Verger at Saint Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral manages and oversees the material preparation and execution of all routine and special liturgies and other aligned events. This position supervises and maintains proper protocol, procedure, and Saint Mark’s culture for all worship and special events, consults on liturgical planning and development, and serves as Head Verger during liturgical services and events.
The Cathedral Sacristan will have a solid foundation of knowledge of Episcopal liturgical theology, the various liturgical resources used in preparing for services, and an ability to articulate understanding of our Anglican ethos while supporting the clergy and musicians in planning the liturgical practices in this cathedral community. This is a full-time salaried position. Sunday mornings are a regular part of the workweek for this position. The Cathedral Sacristan reports to the Dean while working closely with a variety of other staff members and lay leaders.