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Job Opportunity: Learning Assistant, Powell-Cotton Museum

Thursday 14th June 2018

Job Title: Learning Assistant

Responsible to: Learning and Engagement Officer

Responsible for: None

Remuneration: £350.00 per week

Hours: 35 hours per week

Location: Powell-Cotton Museum, Quex House and Gardens, Quex Park, Birchington, Kent.  CT7 0BH

Contract: 12 weeks fixed term contract.  July to September 2018.

The post of Learning Assistant is a fixed term contract to support the current Learning and Engagement Officer in the delivery of a programme of activities for the summer school holidays.   The post holder will assist with administration, preparation and development of the learning programmes, providing excellent customer service to all visitors and potential visitors in person, on the telephone and through email.

You will be an enthusiastic individual with excellent communication, and interpersonal skills and confidence in communicating with a wide range of people.  You will have experience of working or volunteering within a museum, archive or gallery or in working with family, community or voluntary groups, or in front line customer service.

Please note this position requires a basic disclosure check.

Start/end date: 12 weeks fixed term contract.  July to September 2018.

Closing Date for Application: Thursday 14th June 2018

Interview Date: Tuesday 3rd July 2018

How to Apply: Download an Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form at CV’s will not be accepted.

Please return the completed application form to or post to Administrator, Powell-Cotton Museum, Quex Park, Birchington-on-Sea, Kent, CT7 0BH

For an informal discussion concerning this post contact Emma-Jayne Hamlington, Learning and Engagement Officer.  Email: or tel 01843 842168.