We are recruiting for a Learning and Outreach Apprentice to join the Trowbridge Museum team! 

18 Month Fixed Term Contract  
30 hours per week, Tuesday – Friday

£4.30 per hour (£129.00 per week) for all apprentices under 19 years old, or if over the age of 19 and in their first year of their apprenticeship. After turning 19 and having completed the first year of the apprenticeship, salary will be £17,842 (Scale Point 1) per annum, pro rata.

Closing Date: Wednesday, 24th February 2021 at 10.00am

Proposed Interview Date:  Wednesday 3rd March 2021

Proposed Start Date: 1st April 2021.


The main purpose of this role is:

Support the Learning and Outreach Officer in the delivery of an exciting and challenging programme of school (and other) workshops, Saturday and holiday workshops, and reminiscence sessions, as well as leading some activities when appropriate.

To ensure that children, young people and adults are encouraged to participate in the activities that the Museum offers, and that they receive varied, exciting and challenging learning opportunities.

The successful candidate will be required to complete Maths and English assessments at Wiltshire College. Confirmation of appointment will be subject to passing these assessments.

On completion of your apprenticeship, the successful candidate will gain a Level 3 Cultural Learning and Participation Officer Apprenticeship

In return, Trowbridge Town Council offers a generous pension scheme with an employer’s contribution of 19.7%,  22 days annual leave pro rata, plus 2 local days and a wide range of training and development opportunities.

View the full job description and person specification.

Should you wish to apply, please complete the attached Application Form.

You are also requested to complete the Equal Opportunities Form. This will remain confidential and will not be considered when making an appointment. All information you supply, including your application, will be stored in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations 2018.

To view Trowbridge Town Council’s Equal Opportunities Policy, please click here.

Once you have completed both forms, please email them to varsha.rickitt@trowbridge.gov.uk or post to The Civic Centre, St Stephen’s Place, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8AH.

If you have any questions relating to the role, please speak to David Birks on 01225 751339.

Please be aware, we do not accept CVs.