15 December 2021

Director’s Personal Assistant

Part time 21 hours/week. 6 month fixed term contract, may be extended

The Organisation

Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft is a small cultural venue in the Sussex village of Ditchling. It is an independent museum, registered as a charity. The museum reopened in summer 2013 following a major capital redevelopment project, part- funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The museum tells the story of the artists and craftspeople who lived and worked in the village. Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft’s permanent collection includes the work of Eric Gill, Frank Brangwyn, David Jones, Ethel Mairet, Valentine KilBride, Charles Knight and Edward Johnston. The Museum receives about 13,000 onsite visitors in a normal a year.

Overall Purpose of the role

This role will ensure the organisation runs smoothly by supporting the Director/CEO in managing the museum programme and ensuring achievement of organisational objectives through effective scheduling, relationship management and communications.

Application Process

Send a CV and a letter of application detailing your suitability for the role paying close reference to the person specification (2 sides of A4 Max), together with the equal opportunities monitoring form to: Please save documents using your name and job role as the title.

Applications must be received by 5pm on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

Shortlisted candidates for interview will be notified by 5.00pm on Friday 14 January 2022.

Interviews will take place 19th or 21st January at Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling BN6 8SP. Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments at interview.

You can find information about getting to Ditchling here.

Director's PA JD


Equal Opportunities Form