Heritage and Volunteering Officer - Hidden Hastings Heritage

Hastings, East Sussex
£21,989 per annum
16 Jul 2019
12 Aug 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

Do you love local heritage and helping others to enjoy it as much as you do? Our client is looking for a Heritage and Volunteering Officer to join them as part of a new two year National Lottery Heritage Fund project for Hastings Country Park.

ROLE: Heritage and Volunteering Officer – Hidden Hastings Heritage
SALARY: £21,989 per annum
HOURS: Full time - 37.5 per week Monday to Friday, with a willingness to carry out some evening and weekend working
CONTRACT TYPE: Fixed Term Contract for two years
OPERATIONAL AREA: Sussex and Surrey
LOCATION: Hastings

This community charity is changing places, changing lives across the South of England, one green step at a time.

Role Description:

The park has a fascinating range of natural, archaeological and historical heritage and they are seeking someone who can help them bring this to life for local communities through the creation of first-class interpretation, heritage trails and practical conservation throughout the park. You will have experience of recruiting and supporting volunteers which can be used to build a team that will help discover and uncover the park’s heritage.

This exciting role combines project management, practical conservation and a love of heritage, all set within a stunning and very special natural landscape.

This role requires a Full UK driving licence and access to your own vehicle for which you will need to be insured for business use. Employees are able to claim back mileage rates as per our Expenses Policy.

In return the charity offer:

  • 25 days per annum plus English Bank Holidays
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Scope to continuing development of your professional skills

Closing Date: Sunday 18th August
Interview Date: w/c 26th August 2019
Start Date: September 2019

To Apply and for More Information:

Please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website.

The charity is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. They welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or age.

They are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people. To demonstrate their commitment they have been awarded the Disability Confident Scheme Symbol, which is awarded by the Employment Service.

Our client shall ensure fairness and equal opportunities throughout their workforce and in service delivery.

CVs will not be accepted. No agencies please.

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