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Personal Assistant to the Director and Clerk to the Trustees

Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per annum (pro rata)

Contract: Maternity cover - fixed term for 12 months

Hours: Part time (21 hours per week) with standard office hours Monday to Friday

Closing date: Tuesday 21 February 2017

The Geffrye Museum in Hoxton, east London, is set in former almshouses and period gardens. It is a unique and specialist museum, which explores the home from 1600 to the present day.

Due to the maternity leave of the present post holder, we are seeking to appoint a Personal Assistant to the Director and Clerk to the Trustees. It is an exciting time to join us, as we continue delivery of our ambitious £15m capital project, Unlocking the Geffrye, to develop new spaces, explore new perspectives and welcome up to 60,000 more visitors each year.

This is a key role at the museum, providing high-level administrative and governance support to the Director and Trustees.

With significant relevant experience of working in a busy environment, you will also be an outstanding communicator. The ability to manage competing priorities, handle sensitive or confidential information and a high level of IT skills is essential.

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To apply, please submit a CV, covering letter and Equal Opportunities Form by email to jobs@geffrye-museum.org.uk or posted to Job Applications, Geffrye Museum, 136 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8EA by the closing date.

Interviews will be held week commencing: Monday 6 March 2017.

If you have not received a response to your application by Friday 3 March 2017, please assume that it has been unsuccessful.

The Geffrye Museum trust is an equal opportunity employer. We have a firm commitment to encouraging fairness and diversity in our work force and we welcome applications from disabled people and those from BME backgrounds.