Working in the Museum

The Museum is run on a day to day basis by a small management team led by a Director. This is supported by a large number of volunteers who give freely of their time. See the separate page on volunteering for details of what this involves.

We currently wish to recruit the following person to join our team:

Front of House Assistant
Part-time position, 26 hours per week

We require a Front of House Assistant who will provide a friendly, efficient and informative welcome for all our visitors. Duties will include processing ticket and retail purchases, cash handling, providing information and assistance to our visitors, ticketing and replenishing merchandise in our shop.

Experience of providing excellent customer service in a retail environment is essential.

The contracted hours for this position will be as follows:

Monday, 10.00am-5.00pm
Tuesday, 10.15am-5.15pm
Thursday, 10.15am-5.15pm
Saturday, 10.00am-5.00pm

The hourly rate for this position will be £6.95 per hour, or the National Living Wage £7.20 per hour if applicable.

There may be occasions when in the absence of the Retail Manager and Front of House Supervisor, you will be required to cover as a Relief Front of House Supervisor – you will receive the Relief Supervisor rate of £7.50 per hour for the extra responsibility this entails.

A full job description can be downloaded here. If you are interested in this position, please complete our application form and return to

The closing date for applications is Monday, 20 March 2017, 5.00pm