West Somerset Railway

Current Vacancies

Advertised Vacancies

Nurse Advisor (voluntary position)

We are seeking to appoint a Nurse Advisor as a key member of the medical function of West Somerset Railway.  

Somerset GP, Dr Andrew Tressider, joined as Medical Officer earlier in the year and would  welcome a colleague to support the WSR to help carry out the on-going medical programme to assess the medical fitness of paid and volunteer staff for safety critical duties.

This is an important volunteer role with a commitment of half a day / a day per month. Actual hours of working may be flexible to accommodate the post holder`s other commitments.

Applicants should be a qualified nurse or nurse practitioner, ideally with experience of occupational health or practice nursing.

If you would like to discuss this initially please contact Paul Conibeare, General Manager [telephone 01643 700388].

Further details, including job description are provided in the application pack available from [email protected]. Completed applications should be returned under confidential cover to the HR Department, West Somerset Railway, The Railway Station, Minehead TA24 5BG       


Paul Conibeare

The West Somerset Railway
The Railway Station

Email: [email protected]

Phone enquiries : 01643700388

Volunteer Administrative Staff Vacancies (Full or Part time)

A number of volunteers are required at Minehead to undertake a variety of interesting and varied administrative duties. These include providing assistance to Directors and Managers within the Company.
Some of the positions are for part-time staff and job holders may work days and hours which suit their availability.

The positions will suit those with clerical experience in a busy environment. Applicants should be familiar with the use of PC's and spreadsheets.

If you, or anybody that you know, are interested, please submit brief details to [email protected] and somebody will contact you.