Careers at highcliffe castle

Current Vacancies

Events Assistant

  • Post Ref: 9796
  • Department: Leisure Services
  • Salary details: £19,554 – £21,166
  • Employment Status: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 per week
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing date: 07 February 2020
  • Interview date: W/C 10 Feb 2020

Plus Local Government Pension Scheme

Applications are invited for this exciting post at Highcliffe Castle. The successful applicant will join the weddings and events team to support the extensive programme of ceremonies, receptions, concerts, functions and events.  Previous experience in events, weddings or hospitality is essential as are strong customer service skills. The applicant must be able to work late evenings and weekends on a regular basis. For an informal chat about this post, please call Greg Rawlings, Events and Weddings Team Leader on 01425 278807.

As a Council that is striving towards the provision of Equal Opportunities, in terms of both employment and service delivery, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Highcliffe Castle is owned and operated by BCP Council and the post holder will be responsible to the Highcliffe Castle Events & Weddings Team Leader.

Highcliffe Castle is a magnificent Grade 1 listed building situated in the heart of Dorset. The castle is a leading events and weddings venue located on the South coast; which successfully operates alongside the heritage/tourism element of the business. We have a small team of staff employed by Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council (BCP) which is supported by over 100 dedicated volunteers.

For more information and to apply for the role, please click here.

Volunteering Opportunities

We do have several volunteering positions available. We are especially looking for volunteers who could assist us in our gift shop. If you would be interested in learning a little more please do look at our volunteering page.