Arvon Jobs

Relief House Manager at Totleigh Barton (Catering)

Base: Totleigh Barton, Sheepwash, Beaworthy, Devon EX21 5NS 

Rate of pay: £11.24 per hour (weekdays) £12.24 per hour (weekends).

Hours: This is zero hours contract. Hours are variable, depending upon Arvon’s needs. You are not obliged to accept work on every occasion we offer it to you. 

Purpose of the role: To assist in preparing meals and welcoming tutors, students and visitors.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for the UK’s home of creative writing! We are looking for candidates with a wide range of practical and interpersonal skills, and an ability to work flexibly, to ensure the smooth running of our writing house in Devon. The ideal candidate will have experience in a commercial catering environment.

For the full job description, including information on how to apply, please download the Recruitment Pack. Please also complete the online Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Closing date: 17:00, 27 January.

Relief House Manager at Totleigh Barton (Hosting)

Base: Totleigh Barton, Sheepwash, Beaworthy, Devon EX21 5NS 

Rate of pay: £11.24 per hour (weekdays) £12.24 per hour (weekends).

Hours: This is zero hours contract. Hours are variable, depending upon Arvon’s needs. You are not obliged to accept work on every occasion we offer it to you. 

Purpose of the role: To assist in welcoming and supporting tutors and participants during their stay, while also facilitating evening readings.  

This is an exciting opportunity to work for the UK’s home of creative writing! We are looking for candidates with a wide range of practical and interpersonal skills, and an ability to work flexibly, to ensure the smooth running of our writing house in Devon. The ideal candidate will be able to think quickly on their feet, and will be comfortable fostering an engaging, inclusive environment.

For the full job description and information on how to apply, please download the Recruitment Pack. Please also complete the online Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Closing date: 17:00, 27 January.

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