Working for Weald & Downland

Extraordinary buildings, fascinating artefacts, glorious surroundings and friendly, dedicated people – the Weald & Downland Living Museum is a unique and incredibly rewarding place to work.

 

Marketing Assistant £16,000 per annum (full-time) / £16,000 pro rata (part-time role)

We are recruiting for a Marketing Assistant (full or part-time) to support our Marketing Manager in the implementation of the Museum’s marketing and communications strategy.

Click here to view the Marketing Assistant job specification.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to [email protected]. The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 20th October 2017.

 

Catering Assistant – £7.50 per hour

The Museum’s Wattle & Daub cafe is seeking a Catering Assistant to work shifts on a 5 days in 7 rota. Duties include assisting in the preparation, production, service and clearing of the catering operation.

Click here to view the full Catering Assistant job description.

To apply, please send your CV, clearly stating that you are applying for the position of Catering Assistant, to [email protected].

 

Kitchen Porter – £7.50 per hour

The Museum’s Wattle & Daub cafe is seeking a Kitchen Porter to work 8 hours a day (excluding breaks) on a  5 days in 7 rota. We welcome both full- and part-time applicants.

Click here to view the full Kitchen Porter Job Profile.

To apply, please send your CV, clearly stating that you are applying for the position of Kitchen Porter, to [email protected].

 

Cleaner – £10,725 per annum

The Museum is seeking a cleaner to join its friendly team in Singleton. Working with a small team, the cleaner will tidy areas of the Museum in accordance with the allocated rota to ensure that the Museum is presented in the best possible manner to visitors.

Click here to view the full job description. Car driver desirable due to our rural location and the early start time of the role.

To apply, please send your CV, clearly stating that you are applying for the position of cleaner, to [email protected].

 

Casual Staff – Events team – £7.50 per hour

Working alongside the Events & Functions Team, we have a range of opportunities which include helping with events and functions set up, stewarding, event runners, car parking, ticketing, hospitality and hands-on activities.

Training will be provided so experience is not essential for these roles.

We are looking to build a team of casual workers who can offer;

  • A warm and welcoming personality.
  • A positive, can do attitude.
  • A passion for working within an exciting events environment.
  • A desire to learn valuable and transferrable skills within events.
  • A willingness to serve our customers.
  • A flexible approach to working hours and duties.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.

As valued members of our team, the Museum offers you:

  • A competitive hourly rate
  • Key uniform items
  • Discount in the Museum shop and café
  • Free entry to the Museum to staff and immediate family

If you would like the opportunity to work (or volunteer) at the Museum please send your CV to [email protected].

 

Voluntary Roles

We are currently recruiting for the following voluntary roles at the Museum:

To apply, please contact [email protected].

If you are interested in volunteering at the Museum in an alternative capacity not listed above, please visit our volunteering page.