Events Assistant

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Preston, United Kingdom

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1 day ago

Closing date: Sunday 27 November 2022
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Flexible
Location: Brockholes Nature Reserve , Preston New Road
, Preston , PR5 OAG

Brockholes Visitor Village by Bentham Imaging

Our Events Assistants provide support with the delivery of our annual programme of public events at Brockholes Nature Reserve, providing a friendly and efficient service, maintaining events standards and ensuring that our visitors have a fantastic experience at Brockholes.

Brockholes Nature Reserve has a vacancy for an Events Assistant to join their Team. The successful candidate will be required to work on an as and when required basis, dependent upon timings of events; however, the successful postholder will be required to work at weekends, bank holidays and during the school holidays, and may be required to work some evenings and early mornings.

Brockholes operates a busy and extremely diverse programme of public events. The position involves all aspects of day to day event delivery including:

  • Setting up for events both on our floating Visitor Village or out on the reserve, ensuring events are ready to open to the public at the advertised time.
  • Supervising events volunteers, ensuring they are briefed and deployed effectively.
  • Delivering the event, ensuring all runs smoothly and our visitors have a great experience.
  • Packing away all equipment and resources at the end of the event

Further details including a full Job Description can be found in the Recruitment Pack below, along with our application forms. Please review the Job Description before you apply.

Should you be interested in this position, please complete the Application Form and Diversity Monitoring Form, and return your application before the closing date stated below.

Completed applications can be returned by email to

The Diversity Monitoring form can be completed by clicking here

(CV's will not be considered - No Agencies)

Closing Date for Receipt of Applications Is: Sunday 27th November 2022

Interviews: Candidates will be invited to interview as applications received so early applications are encouraged

Events Assistant

  • Events Assistant-Recruitment Pack 2022_0.pdf
  • Application Form LWT.docx
  • Job Applicant Privacy Notice