Job vacancy – Learning and Community Engagement Officer, Crofton Beam Engines

Can you help us tell Our Crofton Story?

Learning and Community Engagement Officer (15 Hours per week; £8,000 p.a. for a two-year contract)

We are nearing the end of a major project, supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, to conserve and re-present the early 19th century pumping station at Crofton, near Marlborough –  home to the oldest working beam engine in the world that is still in its original location and capable of performing the task for which it was installed.

We are now looking to recruit a part-time Learning and Community Engagement Officer to help us develop our links with schools and the local community, bringing new 21st century audiences to this historic site.

You will work with the Site General Manager and volunteers at Crofton, and will be a team player with experience of working with adults and children in formal and/or informal settings.

If you are interested in this role, please contact The Secretary, Kennet & Avon Canal Trust, Crofton Pumping Station, email crofton.katrust@gmail.com for further information.  The closing date for applications is 24 July 2020.