South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Jobs & Contracts

Archivist/Librarian Volunteer - Ottery St Mary Heritage Museum

Care for the Heritage Society’s Collection- documents, books, artefacts and related material.

  • Job Title: Archivist/Librarian Volunteer - Ottery St Mary Heritage Museum
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 31 December 2019

Display Hall Guide - Jet Age Museum

Opportunity to become a Volunteer Guide. Jet Age Museum is the public element of Gloucestershire Aviation Collection (GAC), a registered Charity No 297818 and a registered Company No 02141333.

  • Job Title: Display Hall Guide - Jet Age Museum
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 31 December 2019

Costumed Volunteers - SS Great Britain Trust

Inspire and engage visitors to the SS Great Britain by bringing the story of the ship and her passengers to life in an interesting and relevant way.

  • Job Title: Costumed Volunteers - SS Great Britain Trust
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 31 December 2019

Exhibition Volunteer (Stonehenge) - English Heritage

Why does English Heritage need my support? We are looking for volunteers to help our visitors explore the meaning of Stonehenge and bring the collections to life.

  • Job Title: Exhibition Volunteer (Stonehenge) - English Heritage
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 01 December 2019

Torbay Culture Ambassadors - Torbay Culture

A team of local supporters for Torbay's cultural organisations and venues

  • Job Title: Torbay Culture Ambassadors - Torbay Culture
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 30 November 2019

Volunteer Bridge Ambassadors - The Tamar Bridge and Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee

Bridge Ambassadors are volunteers who engage people with two of the iconic structures which connect Devon and Cornwall – the Tamar Bridge and the Royal Albert Bridge. We’re looking for an enthusiastic and positive team of volunteers.

  • Job Title: Volunteer Bridge Ambassadors - The Tamar Bridge and Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 23 November 2019

Learning Officer - Bath Abbey

The Learning Officer will develop and deliver formal and informal programmes, particularly to our target audiences, including KS1 and KS2 age groups.

  • Job Title: Learning Officer - Bath Abbey
  • Job Type: Full-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £28,000 per year
  • Closing date: 04 October 2019

Learning Volunteer - Aerospace Bristol

You will assist with the delivery of workshops with a wide range of students, helping them develop their understanding of Bristol’s rich aerospace history and STEM in the real world.

  • Job Title: Learning Volunteer - Aerospace Bristol
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 30 September 2019

Weekend Front of House Volunteer - Clifton Suspension Bridge Trust

The Clifton Suspension Bridge Visitor Centre is run by a team of volunteers who welcome visitors from all over the world! We are looking for weekend help, if you are interested we'd love to hear from you!

  • Job Title: Weekend Front of House Volunteer - Clifton Suspension Bridge Trust
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 30 September 2019

Volunteer Officer - Bath Abbey

To be responsible for all Abbey volunteers and ensure they are recruited, inducted, and trained as necessary. To be responsible for the completion of the National Lottery Heritage Funded Footprint Project Volunteering Programme.

  • Job Title: Volunteer Officer - Bath Abbey
  • Job Type: Full-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £26,000 per year
  • Closing date: 12 September 2019

Creative Producer - National Trust

Exciting times are ahead at Petworth House and Park - its Transformation Project is about to shine a light on an enduring spirit of creativity and is set to re-ignite its historic past with the same studio spirit over 200 years later.

  • Job Title: Creative Producer - National Trust
  • Job Type: Fixed term
  • Salary: Inclusive fee £37,000
  • Closing date: 12 September 2019

Librarian - The Devon and Exeter Institution

The DEI is seeking a well-qualified, energetic and enthusiastic person to fill the post of Librarian who will have experience of working effectively as part of a small team. The post is for a period of one year in the first instance.

  • Job Title: Librarian - The Devon and Exeter Institution
  • Job Type: Part time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £25,000 pro rata
  • Closing date: 09 September 2019

Deputy Visitor Services Manager - Bath Abbey

The Deputy Visitor Services Manager is responsible for managing day to day visitor operations at Bath Abbey by leading a team of volunteers and paid staff to deliver a 5-star visitor experience.

  • Job Title: Deputy Visitor Services Manager - Bath Abbey
  • Job Type: Full-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £20k-£23k depending on experience
  • Closing date: 01 September 2019

Military Museum Assistant Manager - The Keep Military Museum

To support the day-to-day running of the museum, including tasks such as administration and managing the shop and volunteer team.

  • Job Title: Military Museum Assistant Manager - The Keep Military Museum
  • Job Type: Part-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £12,500 - £15,000
  • Closing date: 31 August 2019

Shop Manager - Arnos Vale

We’re on the search for an exceptional individual to join us as a Shop Manager. Could you be the right person to help develop our shop and commercial activity?

  • Job Title: Shop Manager - Arnos Vale
  • Job Type: Part-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £18,000 pro rata (£14,400 actual for 30 hours/week)
  • Closing date: 28 August 2019

Community Engagement Officer - Heritage Services, Bath & North East Somerset Council

A key team member to engage with the local community by recruiting volunteers and organising events and activities at the new Roman Baths Clore Learning Centre and World Heritage Centre in Bath.

  • Job Title: Community Engagement Officer - Heritage Services, Bath & North East Somerset Council
  • Job Type: Full-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £21,166-22,911
  • Closing date: 26 August 2019

Volunteer Coordinator - Fleet Air Arm Museum

Volunteer Coordinator – Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton, Somerset

  • Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator - Fleet Air Arm Museum
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £22,000 per annum (£10,267 pro rata per annum)
  • Closing date: 26 August 2019