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Job title – Visitor Experience Officers x2

Job reference000983

Application closing date: 19/04/2018

Location – Maidstone

Salary – MBC Grade 5 £18,853 – £20,302

Package – career average pension scheme, professional fee payment, flexible working (including opportunities for home working and job share), employee benefits package and generous leave entitlement. Job category/typeCultural ServicesJob description

Maidstone Borough Council is looking to recruit two part time Visitor Experience Officers on a Fixed Term contract working 15 hours per week, 1 May – 30 September 2018 to assist with the daily operations of both Maidstone Museum and Maidstone Carriage Museum.
Key elements of the role include welcoming visitors to the Museums, offering assistance in the Visitor Information, retail sales, supporting events and meetings, acting as a key holder and providing an excellent service for all visitors.
Previous experience in these areas would be advantageous but is not essential as training will be provided. Candidates must be fully flexible and able to physically assist with room hire setup and willing to lone work and support volunteers.
Working routine is to include alternate weekends, weekdays and occasional evening work as and when required.
The Council considers this to be a customer focused role therefore the ability to converse at ease with customers, adapting communication style to suit differing audiences and provide advice in accurate spoken English is fundamental to the role.

Maidstone Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employee and volunteers to share this commitment.

For further information or to discuss this opportunity in more detail please contact Annabelle Pearsall, Museum Operations Manager on 01622 602851.

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Assessment Centre Date: Wednesday 25 April 2018


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Maidstone Museum is home to a vast collection of fine art and historical artefacts, with over 600,000 items of international importance that are free for all visitors to discover. We also operate the renowned Maidstone Carriage Museum and the Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Museum. Both museums offer equally compelling collections, and represent popular attractions in the borough of Maidstone. Maidstone Museum is known for possessing one of the largest collections in Kent, we take pride in being one of the best museums in the South East. With collections dedicated to archaeology, costumes, ancient Egypt, ethnography, biology, fine art, geology, local history, and Japanese decorative arts and prints, a visit to Maidstone Museum in Kent represents a rewarding and fascinating day out for all ages.
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