Vacancy – Admin Assistant



Dove Cottage, founded in 1996, is a voluntary organisation that offers high quality palliative daycare to those living with a life-threatening condition.  Our aim is to focus on the quality of life by attending to the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of guests and their families.  We aim to promote a ‘homely’ and peaceful atmosphere in which creativity and personal growth may be facilitated.  Through rehabilitation activities, diversional therapy and personal support, we hope to maximise self-reliance, minimise dependency and promote confidence and self-esteem.

JOB TITLE:                          Part Time Admin Assistant

WORKING HOURS:           12 hours per week (Tuesday & Thursday 9.30 – 3.30)

RESPONSIBLE TO:           Registered Manager

PLACE OF WORK:             Jubilee Lodge, Brooke Road, Ridlington     LE15 9AJ



  • To provide admin support to the nursing team and other staff as required
  • General reception duties
  • To be fully competent in all programs within Microsoft Office
  • To co-ordinate volunteers

For more information, please contact Chris Gatfield on 01949 860303

October 2016


Please click on the link below for Application Form.


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Hickling Scarecrow Weekend

Hickling Scarecrow Weekend 2016

Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th September
From 10.30am
Comedy Classics is the theme this year so come and have a laugh!
Also: a variety of stalls including craft fair and attractions, refreshments on both days served in the Village Hall and at Canal Wharf.

Saturday night: Hog Roast and Disco at the Wharf from 8pm
Sunday: Birds of Prey exhibition
Try ringing the church bells.

Take part in the ‘Name the Scarecrow’ competition and vote for your favourite scarecrows!

Admission £2.00 per adult, children free

This year we are raising funds for Alzheimer’s Research UK and Village organisations.

Plenty of FREE CAR PARKS, (at all entrances to the village). Please use these to keep the village safe.

Harby Country Show

We are at Harby Country Show on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th September.

Dove Cottage will have a vintage stall, please come along and join in the local fun and pop in and see our stall.

We look forward to seeing you there.