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Job Opportunity: Visitor Services Assistant, Watts Gallery, £17-£19,000

This is an exciting and important role assisting in the day-to-day running of Watts Gallery Artists’ Village, a developing multi-site museum, gallery and heritage estate in Compton, Guildford, founded by G F and Mary Watts in the late 19th century.

The Visitor Services Assistant is responsible for supporting the Visitor Services Manager with our important volunteer programme of 325 volunteers including the administration of the volunteer stewards’ rota. The Visitor Services Assistant is part of team of three staff including a full time Visitor Services Manager and part time Volunteer Events Manager. The Visitor Services Assistant will share Duty Managing with the Visitor Services Manager during the week and weekends, ensuring volunteer stewards receive a supportive and enjoyable volunteer experience and ensuring the safety of visitors and the collection. Key projects will be the recruitment and retention of volunteers and to ensure that the increasing public programme operates seamlessly. The Visitor Services Team is one of three teams in the Learning Department.

Full job description and details below.To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Kara Wescombe Blackman, learning@wattsgallery.org.uk by 9am Monday 18th December 2017

Job description and details