Welcome letter from Canon Thomas Woodhouse – The Chaplain


Dear Candidate,

I am delighted that you have expressed an interest in applying to be the Chapel Steward of The Queen’s Chapel of the Savoy. We hope that you find the information useful in this candidate brief and also on our website: https://royalchapelsavoy.org/

We are looking to appoint a Chapel Steward to help facilitate the smooth running of the chapel in all its aspects, and to support the Chaplain in expanding the chapel’s activities. The role entails frequent liaison with other Chapel staff, Duchy of Lancaster personnel and outside agencies, as well as regular contact with members of the public. The successful candidate must be practising Christian, and supportive of the work of the Royal Family and the Duchy of Lancaster.

The role requires excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with people from all walks of life. The post involves a broad range of responsibilities and key will be previous experience in a senior administrative role and financial book-keeping and basic accounting.

If this is an opportunity that appeals to you, and you have the skills set out in the job description and key responsibilities section in this candidate brief - we would very much like to hear from you. 

For a confidential conversation with our recruitment partners - Thewlis Graham Associates, please contact Sarah Thewlis, Managing Director on 0207 850 4781 or email applications@thewlisgraham.com.  Sarah will be happy to discuss this opportunity with you and answer any questions you may have.

Yours sincerely


Canon Thomas Woodhouse