Customer Services Assistant (maternity cover)


Location:        Somerset Heritage Centre, Brunel Way, Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset TA2 6SF

Hours:             22.2 hours per week

Salary:             £17,360 per annum pro rata

Contract:        Fixed-term contract for maternity cover to mid-September 2019

We are seeking a confident, enthusiastic and organised part-time Customer Services Assistant, to join our friendly team at Somerset Heritage Centre. You will provide front of house duties to receive visitors to the Centre and will also answer and forward enquiries about the work of the South West Heritage Trust.

The Centre receives several thousand visitors each year, including researchers and historians using the searchroom facilities and people attending meetings held by the Trust.

The job includes some administrative duties and you must have experience of working with computers and tills.

The South West Heritage Trust is a charity which delivers a broad range of heritage services across Somerset and Devon. With a turnover exceeding £3.5 million each year, we manage and run three museums (including the Museum of Somerset), two Archives and Local Studies services and we look after the historic environment in Somerset, including over 400 acres of reserves.

For further information, please contact Nicki Woodgate on 01823 347414 (Monday to Thursday) or email

For more information about the role, the Trust and the application process, please download the Recruitment Information Pack and Job Description, available below.

To apply for the role, please complete the application form and equal opportunities form and return by email to:

Closing date:             9.00 am, Thursday 29 November 2018

Interviews:                Thursday 6 December 2018

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