Vacancy: Part-time Development Manager

Trenance Cottages Newquay Charitable Company

Job Title –  Development Manager (Part Time), Trenance Cottages 2 Year Fixed Contract

Salary –   £ 14500   per annum, based on 60hours per month.

Trenance Cottages Newquay are looking for a dynamic, self – motivating, creative, experienced development manager. To be based at The Cottages.

Job Purpose – Develop and implement a strategy for the commercial and heritage  side  of “Trenance Cottages”. Seeking bold new opportunities for generating income and raising the profile of the Heritage Cottages.  Achieving a sustainable basis of operation.



Trenance Cottages, a grade 2 listed building, have been renovated and extended with the help of several grants, including a large HLF contribution. The Heritage Cottages and Rose Cottage Function Room are managed by a board of volunteer trustees.

Also on site is a tea room and language school. Both contribute to the revenue of the trust. The Cottages have been open to the public since March 2015. Volunteers are stewards for the heritage rooms and there is a small gift shop in the reception.

Another important source of revenue are weddings, held in the function room


Funding – These posts are funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund for an  initial  two year period.

Subject to a 3 month probationary period.

DBS check required.

For further details and application form please email Jill Willmott

Closing date for applications  30th November 2018
Interviews w/b 7th January 2019
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