WORK FOR US

Please take a look at the opportunities listed below to join the Discover team.

Newham Word Festival Volunteers

We are looking for a team of volunteers to help us produce the first Newham Word Festival.

Newham Word Festival will take place between 6-19 November, across the borough’s libraries, community centres, venues and outdoor spaces. The programme will include storytelling, author events, debates, performances and brand new pieces of work that have been specially commissioned for the festival.

We are looking for friendly volunteers with strong communication skills to help bring the festival to life. From answering visitors’ questions on the festival programme to assisting with the production of events, the festival depends on our reliable volunteers.

To receive further details of the volunteer role for Newham Word Festival, please email wordfestival@discover.org.uk or call 02085365568, as soon as possible.

Visitor Services Assistants

The Visitor Services Assistant (VSA) will provide an engaged, friendly and helpful first point of contact for the general public. The Assistant will welcome schools, families, community groups and any other visitors to enhance their visitor experience.

The role includes working on the Reception desk, in the Retail shop and café, hosting events and assisting the Operations Team. Discover also runs events and projects which take place at different venues around London.

Salary: £9.34 p/hour

We are recruiting both part-time (3 days per week) and casual posts. For full job description and to apply please visit the following links:
Visitor Services Assistant (Three days per week)
Visitor Services Assistant (Casual)