News & Opportunities

Here you will find all the latest news and opportunities from around the region and nationally. Just click on the 'show tags' button on the left under the calendar to filter the information to your requirements.

Job Opportunity: Visitor Services Manager, Watts Gallery, £23-£25,000

This is an exciting and important role 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 Manager is responsible for our important volunteer programme of 325 volunteers including the management of the volunteer stewards’ rota. The Visitor Services Manager works with Marketing, Front of House and Estates to ensure excellent visitor services. The Visitor Services Manager manages a team of three staff including a full time Visitor Services Assistant and part time Volunteer Events Manager. The Visitor Services Manager will share Duty Managing with the Visitor Services Assistant, 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 Manager is line managed by the Head of Learning.

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