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Tate Britain | Employer's 'coffee-taster' job fuels pay discrepancy row

Employer's 'coffee-taster' job fuels pay discrepancy row

Weird job ads crop up all over the place; this year saw Boris Johnson’s top advisor Dominic Cummings share an unusual advertisement seeking ‘super-talented weirdos’, and now another employer has revealed its strange position.

Tate Britain is seeking a new ‘Head of Coffee’ with a salary of £40,000 to boot. The vacancy, which is listed on its website, claims that the successful applicant will take home £39,500, £5,000 higher than what the employer pays its exhibition curators, reports the Standard.

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