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Swanage Pier Appeal


Storm Damage Repair

The Swanage Pier Trust was recently awarded a development grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund to progress plans to regenerate the Pier. As a result of this there is an exciting opportunity to become a key member of the Swanage Pier Team.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced person with a background in site maintenance and management. Some marine based experience is desirable.

With responsibility for day to day activities on the Pier, you will enjoy engaging with the general public, working with volunteers and helping to maintain the heritage site. This is a challenging role and will require good organisational and planning skills, an attention to detail and a sense of humour.

For more information, job description and an application form, please 'click' the box below

Closing date: Friday 26th February 2016

Jobs at Swanage Pier

About The Pier

Walk along Swanage Pier and you'll be walking in the foosteps of generations.

Whether you're diving, sailing, fishing or simply strolling, Swanage Pier offers something for everyone including, of course, the finest views of Swanage.

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The future of Swanage Pier is in the balance. Parts of the structure, including 41 of the timber piles are in a critical condition, putting the Grade II Listed Pier at risk of collapse.

Swanage Pier Trust has until August 2016 to raise £900,000 to safeguard the future of the Pier. The Trust is making good progress towards this target, but needs your help...

Please Support The Pier Appeal 


Corporate Partners

Bluebird Care Dorset has become the first Pier Partner as part of the Save Swanage Pier Appeal  

Miles and Son - have become a Corporate Supporter of the 'Save Swanage Pier Appeal'  

Find out more about how your business can become a corporate partner.

Visit our Corporate Partners page








On the night of Monday 11th March 2013, as a result of high tides and gale force winds, Swanage Pier sustained major damage to the walkway.

We are so grateful to a number of volunteers who helped to brace the affected section in the aftermath of the storm.

Following the completion of the repairs, The Pier will be officially reopened at the end of February 2014. Find out about the repair process by clicking the button below;

Purbeck Pirate Festival

Be a part of the inaugural Purbeck Pirate Festival taking place on Friday 29th - Sunday 31st July.The Festival will include a pirate battle, live canons, Jack Sparrow, shanty singers, taking place around the Shtandart 'Jolly Roger'

Get involved and make this an event to remember!

For more information visit Purbeck Pirate Festival or our Facebook Page