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Arts Jobs: Temporary Gallery Assistant ** deadline 31 Oct 2015 ** Towner, Eastbourne

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We are seeking to recruit a team of temporary casual staff to join our Front of House team for a two month period, from 29th November 2015 to 30th January 2016.  During this period we are hosting a major retrospective of the work of theatre designer John Napier (designer of Cats, Starlight Express, Miss Saigon) in our Exhibition Halls and we need a team of enthusiastic and customer focused individuals to invigilate the space, delivering excellent standards of customer care to visitors and monitoring activities to ensure a safe and secure environment.

Work will be casual in nature and hours will be variable from week to week, but would primarily be within our normal opening times of 10am to 5pm, including weekends and Bank Holidays.  We are closed on Mondays. Rota for the next month is confirmed two weeks in advance.

Please note that we are open over the Christmas period (except 24th, 25th and 26th December and 1st January when we are closed) and being available to work shifts over the Christmas period is a key condition of this employment.

Rate of pay is £6.90 per hour with additional payment in lieu of holiday.

Job Purpose

You will be expected to deliver exceptional standards of front-line customer service in order to provide a welcoming and informative visitor experience.  You will also ensure the safety and security of our visitors and also the works in the exhibition and maintain the general appearance of the Towner by assisting with cleaning duties.

How to apply:

Application Form, Job Spec and Equal Ops Form can be downloaded from our website: or can be obtained from:

Michele Monteith on or 01323 434667.

Completed forms should be returned to Michele no later than 5pm on Tuesday 3rd November (see above)

For an informal discussion prior to applying please contact Niamh Pearce, General Manager on 01323 434679 or

Closes Saturday 31 October 2015

Paid (£10k-15k pro rata) Part time

Contact: Michele Monteith

Source: Temporary Gallery Assistant

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