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1883: Career opportunity at Cuckfield Workhouse?

Updated: Dec 28, 2022

THE MID-SUSSEX TIMES—TUESDAY, MARCH 20,. 1883.


CUCKFIELD UNION.


SERVANT WANTED.


WANTED, a SERVANT for the Infirmary of the Workhouse at Cuckfield.


Duties; —To scrub and keep all the wards clean and in order, wait on the patients, fetch their meals, and generally to act under the orders of the Matron and Nurse and the Workhouse Medical Officer, Candidates must be single women, between the ages 25 and 45.


Salary £15 per annum, and 10s. 6d. per week in lieu of rations, with washing and furnished bedroom in the House.


The Union Workhouse c1900

Applications, in Candidates’ own handwriting, stating age and previous situations, and accompanied by recent testimonials to character and ability, must be sent to me on or before the 29th inst. , ...


No Candidate to attend unless and until written to.


EDWARD WAUGH, Cuckfield, 14th March, 1883. Clerk.

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