Human Resource & Administration Officer

The Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our amazing arts, film, events and hospitality organisation to carry out the role of Human Resource & Administration Officer.  The role consists of carrying out a wide variety of tasks to support all areas of the business.  

Are you… 

  • Experienced in administration and/or human resources
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft office software
  • An excellent communicator with a friendly approachable manner
  • Flexible with a proactive attitude
  • Organised and accurate
  • Passionate about improvements and embracing change

If this is you – we would love to hear from you!

To download the full Job Description and Person Specification please click here.

Job Reference: HR0120
Hours of Work: 40 hours per week
Pay: £18,720 per annum
Contract: Permanent
Closing Date: 12noon Wed 22 Jan 20
Interview Date: Wed 29 Jan 20


Staff Benefits:

  • FREE Cinema and Event tickets for staff + one
  • Discount on food for staff + one
  • FREE Parking while at work
  • 6 weeks’ holiday
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme

Application Pack:
All applicants must complete an application form quoting the Job Reference

We do not accept CVs

Please email completed application forms to:

Alternatively send to:
HR & Admin Department
Brewery Arts Centre
122a Highgate
Cumbria   LA9 4HE



Do you accept speculative applications?
No – we would like you to apply for vacant roles which require the skills, knowledge and experience which match your own.

Who do I contact if I have a general question about recruitment?
Please contact Rebecca Elshaw, HR & Admin Manager on 01539 722833 Ext 242 or email

I have recently applied for a post – what will happen next?
If you are successfully shortlisted we will contact you within two weeks of the closing date to tell you what will happen next.
If you do not hear from us within two weeks you should normally presume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

How long is the process likely to take?
This is likely to vary depending on the nature of the role.  From closing date to a decision being made could be anywhere between one and six weeks.

I have a disability – will my application be considered?
We welcome applications from everyone.  All applications will be sifted based on the skills, knowledge and experience of the applicant.

Will I be able to get feedback?
Unfortunately, due to time restraints and the volume of applications we are unable to give applicants feedback.

How will you look after my personal information?
For full details of how we use and process your personal information please refer to our Privacy Notice – Applicants


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122a Highgate


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