Events Assistant, Hestercombe Gardens


Events at Hestercombe House and Gardens, near Taunton in Somerset, have been steadily developing in complexity, capacity and flair. Yearly we produce a wide range of events such as plant fairs, family theatre, live music, nature and wildlife walks, children’s garden trails, and arts and crafts workshops; alongside our established seasonal events such as the summer ‘Terrific Tuesdays’, the popular Christmas Market and a varied Christmas events programme.

We’re looking for someone who wants to play a key role in the Hestercombe Marketing & Events team and assist with the planning and delivery of our diverse events programme. If you can hit the ground running, and bring imagination, creativity and thorough administrative skills to the role, then we would love to hear from you. For further information, please read the Person Specification and Role Summary in the Job Description, below.

Salary: £18-20k pro rata (dependent on experience)

Terms of employment: Part-time, permanent, 22.5 hours per week (3 days, usually Monday, Tuesday and Friday), but with flexibility to work extra hours, weekends and evenings when necessary. This position has the potential to be made full-time in the future.

How to apply

Please apply via the Hestercombe website.

Closing date: Thursday 27th June, 5pm

For more information please download the Events Assistant job description on the Hestercombe website.