In January 2023, Rother District Council was awarded over £19m for community, creativity and skills in Bexhill.

This investment from the Government’s Levelling Up Fund will enable the delivery of cultural-led regeneration to improve the lives of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in Rother.

£17 million of this award  will help fund the transformation of the Grade 1 listed De La Warr Pavilion on Bexhill seafront, creating new jobs, upskilling local residents and bolstering career progression in the area’s creative and cultural sectors, particularly for young people.

In spring 2024, we announced the appointment of Howarth Tompkins as the selected architects for the project.

After approval from the National Lottery Heritage Fund to proceed with developing an application for the Delivery Phase of the project,  we are seeking a number of experts to support us in the development phase, working towards a full application to NLHF in November 2024.

They are:

This information is also on our Jobs & Opportunities page here

Applicants should send a written response to the brief, a full CV and Equal Opportunities Form to Hannah Asante-Appah at by the EXTENDED DEADLINE OF Monday 20May at 9am.

Any access support needed for application to the role should be addressed to Hannah Asante-Appah

Contracts will be subject to Rother District Council’s T&C’s, please confirm your Professional Indemnity insurance when responding to the brief.

Posted by sally on Monday 29 April 2024