Cathedral Sacristan and Head Verger

Seattle, WA
Type: Clergy, Lay
Posted Dec 10, 2018
Job Title
Cathedral Sacristan and Head Verger
Name of church or organization
Saint Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
Job Location
Seattle, WA
Job Description
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.

Type of commitment
  • Full time
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Application Process
For more information, or to apply, submit cover letter and resume via email to or by mail:

The Very Rev. Steven L. Thomason, Dean and Rector
Saint Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
1245 10th Avenue East
Seattle, Washington, 98102

Application Deadline
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