Current Vacancies

Working with Coldharbour Mill

We have a small but dedicated professional team who work at the mill throughout the year.

Temporary Employment Opportunities

Visitor Services Assistant 

We are currently seeking a highly organised and outgoing Visitor Services Assistant to join our team. 

A hands on role working in the newly combined Shop & Café area. The successful candidate will help Prepare the Café & Shop for reopening at the end of May and then support the first month of being open to the public by providing high standards of customer services, creating the best possible experience for visitors at the Mill. 

This role will work with our team to the benefit of Coldharbour Mill by aiding the Visitor Services Officer in developing the new Café & Retail offering and supporting the delivery of this plan. 

Once open this position will be our visitors first impression and experience of the Mill, helping to welcome and advise our visitors about the site, running of admissions, retail, tours, visitor communications and membership. 

This temporary position is a fixed term contract to 30th June 202115 hours per week until end of June 2021, Monday to Friday between 10:30am-3:30pm. To be discussed and agreed with the General Manager in advance of commencement. 

 Full Job Description

Grounds & Buildings Maintenance Worker

We are looking for up to two people to fill temporary maintenance positions.

A physical role working to repair, maintain and improve the Grounds and Buildings on the Coldharbour Mill Estate in preparation for re-opening at the end of May.

We are looking for a practical worker, with experience with varied grounds and building maintenance tasks. The successful candidate(s) would have great working knowledge of a wide range of hand and power tools.

Some suggested tasks would be:
Reed pulling
Fence building
Pressure washing
Brickwork repairs
Wood repairs (windows, doors)
And more…

These temporary positions are a fixed term contract to 30th June 2021. 15-20 hours per week until end of June 2021, Monday to Friday between 9am-5pm. To be discussed and agreed with the General Manager in advance of commencement.

Full Job Description

As these are temporary positions we will review applications as they arrive and will organise interviews as we find suitable candidates so please do not wait to send in your application to avoid disappointment.
Please fill our the Equal Opportunities Form and Application Form and return to


Part-time Cleaner

We are currently seeking an experienced, part-time cleaner to join our teama trusted person who would be responsible for cleaning visitor, staff and tenant areas on the Mill site. 

The successful candidate will help ensure high standards or cleanliness for our tenants, volunteers, staff and visitors aiding in creating the best possible experience for visitors at the Mill. 

This role will work closely with our General Manager to ensure cleaning stock is managed and that Coldharbour Mill is always looking visitor ready. This work adds to visitors first impressions and experience of the Mill, helping to provide a welcoming and professional atmosphere. 

The role is for 10 hours per week, 5 days from 7 as suits the needs of the business. This role is mainly Mon-Fri before museum opening times, but will include working some weekends from April – October which will be rostered in advance by the General Manager (this is to cover cleaning in preparation or after event days).  There may also be additional hours available in the future.

See full job description below:

Job Description

If you wish to apply for the position, please fill out the application form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form below and email these to

Closing date for Applications is Sunday 11th March, with Interviews being held the following week.

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form






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