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Visitor Experience Assistant

We have an exciting new role for a supportive and enthusiastic person to join the Mill Team and to contribute to the Mill’s success as a thriving living museum that weaves silk and delights all who visit, volunteer and work here.

As Visitor Experience Assistant you will be part of the Team that delivers excellent experiences across the site and digital platforms, promoting our work to a wider audience as we develop our work as a Centre for heritage silk weaving with a national reputation.

Deadline for applications is Wednesday 24th November 2021 and interviews are on Wednesday 1st December 2021. 

We particularly encourage candidates from a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic background to apply for our vacancies.

Salary: £19,000
Reporting to: Visitor Experience Manager
Working hours: Full Time 37.5 hours per week (Tuesday to Saturday)

Deadline: Wednesday 24th November, 5pm

Interviews: Wednesday 1st December

For a discussion please contact Lisa Gale, Visitor Experience Manager


T: (01256) 892065

If you would like a MS Word version of the application form, please email

Volunteer Roles

Our Volunteer Stewards are a key part of the Mill Team, welcoming our visitors and answering questions. Morning or afternoon shifts are available. Tour Guides, leading pre-booked groups delight the many groups who visit the Mill. To find out more please contact Laney Thorpe, Volunteer and Groups Co-ordinator Thank you!


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