Learning Assistant

300 hours per annum, 7.5 hours per week, 40 weeks per year

£10.75 per hour

Based at Fishbourne Roman Palace

Job Description – click here

We have an exciting opportunity to work in our Learning Team at Fishbourne Roman Palace as a Learning Assistant. In this role, you will prepare and deliver high quality learning experiences to a wide range of schools and other groups through welcoming them to our site and leading a range of practical educational workshops. You will also need to prepare the workshop spaces, update our resources and maintain the equipment used in our educational sessions.

In this role, we are looking for someone with a degree in a relevant subject, excellent communication skills, a demonstrable interest in history, previous experience in a museum, heritage or education setting and experience of giving presentations to a wide variety of people.

It is expected you will work 7.5 hours per week, 40 weeks per year, so the hours would roughly be 10am-2pm during term-time, on a Wednesday and one other day.

If you are interested in applying for this role, further information including an application form and job description is available on our website: www.sussexpast.co.uk/jobs

To apply for the role please visit our recruitment portal here: https://hr.breathehr.com/v/learning-assistant-25099

Closing Date: 2nd September 2022   

Interviews:  week beginning 5th September 2022

Sussex Archaeological Society is a registered charity and pursues a policy of equal opportunities. We encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds and all parts of the community. All applications are judged on merit.


Michelham Priory has the following vacancy for volunteers:

Volunteer Retail Assistant needed to help in the Priory’s Dovecote Gift Shop. Join our existing team of friendly and dedicated volunteers. If you can spare a few hours each week, we’d love to hear from you. Email DanCook@sussexpast.co.uk to find out more information.


Fishbourne Roman Palace has the following vacancy for volunteers:

We will be opening a second-hand bookshop in the start of our new season and are looking for volunteers to oversee the day to day running of the shop. See Bookshop volunteer profile

For more information please email propertyfish@sussexpast.co.uk in the first instance.