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Vacancy at Jaywick Martello Tower

Have you ever wanted to work in a unique cultural attraction? Essex County Council is looking to recruit a part time assistant for the 2017 season at Jaywick Martello Tower.


Jaywick Martello Tower Assistant - (10887)

Contract: Temporary

Working Hours: Part-time including weekends

Salary: £8 per hour

Primary Location: Jaywick Sands

Closing Date: 19/03/17


Jaywick Martello Tower is a unique arts, heritage and community space. The Tower was built in the Napoleonic War as part of a system of defences along the south east coast. It is now classified as a scheduled ancient monument and a grade two listed building. The Tower plays a pivotal role within the local community and surrounding areas of Jaywick and is a key tourist destination, attracting over 10,000 visitors in 2016. The Team delivers a programme of exhibitions, workshops, talks and events. The Tower is managed by the Essex County Council, Cultural Development Team.


The Tower Assistants support the general day-to-day running of the Tower and assist in the development of culture in Jaywick. They are responsible for receiving visitors, answering telephone and email enquiries and providing clerical support to the work of the Tower Manager. Shifts would include half an hour extra time at the beginning and end of the opening hours for opening and closing. In addition the Assistants will provide holiday cover for other staff.


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