Britain Yearly Meeting employs staff to carry out the centrally managed work of Quakers in Britain. Most of these jobs are located in the central offices, Friends House in London, unless otherwise stated. We aim to be an ethical employer, with a 1:4 ratio between our highest and our lowest paid staff. Britain Yearly Meeting is a Living Wage employer.

  • Service Delivery Assistant

    Hours
    10 per week (flexible, including weekends/bank
    Salary
    £5,141 per annum (£17,996 pro rata per annum)
    Contract
    Fixed term - three to six months starting in February 2018
    Location
    Swarthmoor Hall, Cumbria
    Closing date:
    Friday 19 January 2018
    Interview
    Friday 26 January 2018

    Swarthmoor Hall is looking for someone to work in its busy housekeeping and catering team. Duties will include cleaning guest accommodation and public areas, and assisting in the Barn Café. Experience of similar work would be an advantage, although full training will be given.

    The work requires a keen attention to detail and high standards. You'll need to be customer-focused and understand good presentation.Swarthmoor Hall is looking for someone to work in its busy housekeeping and catering team. Duties will include cleaning guest accommodation and public areas, and assisting in the Barn Café. Experience of similar work would be an advantage, although full training will be given.


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  • Library Assistant - Full Time

    Hours
    35 per week
    Salary
    £26,923 per annum - London Scale
    Contract
    Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Monday 22 January 2018
    Interview
    Monday 5 February 2018

    The Library of the Society of Friends is looking for someone to join our team and to help deliver high-quality customer service.

    You will be based in our reading room and will be the first point of contact for visitors to the Library. You will supervise access to our unique collections, respond to enquiries and undertake a range of administrative tasks to support the team. You will also participate as part of the team in all Library activities, including events and group visits, which may include occasional evening and weekend work. You will also support other members of the team in collections management activities and supporting volunteers.

    You will be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people, including colleagues in other teams, internal and external stakeholders and library users. You will be able to take a flexible, positive and methodical approach to your work, possess a keen attention to detail, and be able to work both independently and as part of a small team.

    For more information about the Library, visit our website at www.quaker.org.uk/library

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to equality in all its employment practices

    Britain Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) is a registered charity, no. 1127633.

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  • Library Assistant - Part Time

    Hours
    28 per week
    Salary
    £21,538 per annum (£26,923 pro rata per annum) - London Scale
    Contract
    Permanent
    Location
    Friends House, Euston Road, London NW1
    Closing date:
    Monday 22 January 2018
    Interview
    Monday 5 February 2018

    The Library of the Society of Friends is looking for someone to join our team and to help deliver high-quality customer service.

    You will be based in our reading room and will be the first point of contact for visitors to the Library. You will supervise access to our unique collections, respond to enquiries and undertake a range of administrative tasks to support the team. You will also participate as part of the team in all Library activities, including events and group visits, which may include occasional evening and weekend work. You will also support other members of the team in collections management activities and supporting volunteers.

    You will be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people, including colleagues in other teams, internal and external stakeholders and library users. You will be able to take a flexible, positive and methodical approach to your work, possess a keen attention to detail, and be able to work both independently and as part of a small team.

    For more information about the Library, visit our website at www.quaker.org.uk/library

    Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to equality in all its employment practices

    Britain Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) is a registered charity, no. 1127633.

    Job Information Application Form