South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Jobs & Contracts

Learning Manager (STEM) - National Museum of the Royal Navy (Fleet Air Arm Museum)

The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) is recruiting a Learning Manager (STEM) to join the LEAP (Learning, Engagement, Access and Participation) team at Fleet Air Arm Museum in Yeovilton.

  • Job Title: Learning Manager (STEM) - National Museum of the Royal Navy (Fleet Air Arm Museum)
  • Job Type: Full-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £26,000 to £29,000
  • Closing date: 18 October 2018

Collections Analyst post - Cotehele (National Trust)

This is a flexible research post based at Cotehele (with scope for a proportion of distance working). The purpose of the post is to undertake a review of the collections and their significance, contributing to the property's wider Conservation Management

  • Job Title: Collections Analyst post - Cotehele (National Trust)
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Salary: £9000
  • Closing date: 19 October 2018

Learning and Engagement Officer - Haynes International Motor Museum

Education sits at the core of the Museum’s strategy and this exciting role will lead the inspirational engagement of our audiences both through formal learning programmes with a variety of education and interest groups, as well as the engagement our visit

  • Job Title: Learning and Engagement Officer - Haynes International Motor Museum
  • Job Type: Full-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Closing date: 21 October 2018

Museum Futures Trainee - South West Heritage Trust (Somerset Museums Service)

Museum Futures traineeship (12 months with tax-free bursary) for 18-24 year olds with good digital skills and little or no museum experience.

  • Job Title: Museum Futures Trainee - South West Heritage Trust (Somerset Museums Service)
  • Job Type: Full-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: Bursary: £13,350 per annum (tax exempt)
  • Closing date: 22 October 2018

Development Coordinator - Aerospace Bristol

This is an exciting opportunity for an efficient and capable Coordinator and Administrator to support the new Aerospace Bristol museum. We are seeking a highly literate active learner who would like to grow their career in fundraising.

  • Job Title: Development Coordinator - Aerospace Bristol
  • Job Type: Full-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £17k - £19.5K commensurate with experience
  • Closing date: 25 October 2018

Events and Marketing Manager - Somerset Coalfield Life at Radstock Museum

Recent experience indicates that many visitors respond to the availability of a specific event to encourage them into the Museum. The Events Manager would co-ordinate and help to run a programme of such events in the Museum and also support its current ou

  • Job Title: Events and Marketing Manager - Somerset Coalfield Life at Radstock Museum
  • Job Type: Part-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £16-18,000pa pro rata
  • Closing date: 26 October 2018

Facilities Manager - National Museum of the Royal Navy (Fleet Air Arm Museum)

The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) is recruiting for a full-time Facilities Manager at the Fleet Air Arm Museum - working with and closely supporting the Heritage and Visitor Experience teams’ onsite as well as the local site management team.

  • Job Title: Facilities Manager - National Museum of the Royal Navy (Fleet Air Arm Museum)
  • Job Type: Full-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £22,000 to £27,000
  • Closing date: 28 October 2018

Development Officer - Tavistock Guildhall Gateway Project (Tavistock Heritage Trust)

This exciting new post has been created to be responsible for the daily coordination and management of Tavistock Heritage Trust’s operations as they relate to the delivery of the £1.65M Guildhall Gateway Project. This HLF-funded project will redevelop the

  • Job Title: Development Officer - Tavistock Guildhall Gateway Project (Tavistock Heritage Trust)
  • Job Type: Part-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £25,500 pro-rata (£12,750 based on 18.5 hours per week)
  • Closing date: 29 October 2018

Learning & Participation Freelancer - Tavistock Guildhall Gateway Project

We are seeking a suitably-experienced and appropriately-qualified freelancer with a successful track record in formal and informal heritage learning to plan, prepare and deliver a formal and informal learning programme as part of the Activity Plan for the

  • Job Title: Learning & Participation Freelancer - Tavistock Guildhall Gateway Project
  • Job Type: Freelance
  • Salary: Tendered Fee
  • Closing date: 29 October 2018

Volunteer - Holburne Museum

Make connections, meet interesting people, learn something new.

  • Job Title: Volunteer - Holburne Museum
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 01 November 2018

Trustee - Wheal Martyn Museum

Could you be the person to help achieve our ambitious plans to inspire and engage more people with the heritage of Cornwall’s iconic china clay mining industry? We are especially keen to hear from people who have experience, knowledge or skills in any of

  • Job Title: Trustee - Wheal Martyn Museum
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 02 November 2018

Collections Care Officer - Haynes International Motor Museum

Working closely with a team of passionate and knowledgeable volunteers, the successful candidate has the opportunity to shape how we look after the 92,600 objects in our care.

  • Job Title: Collections Care Officer - Haynes International Motor Museum
  • Job Type: Full-time (permanent)
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing date: 05 November 2018

Development Officer - Gloucester Cathedral

Come and help us make history... If you are excited by the prospect of working in a world class heritage site whilst making a role your own, this could be the one you’ve been waiting for. We’re looking for someone with fundraising experience who is ready

  • Job Title: Development Officer - Gloucester Cathedral
  • Job Type: Full-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £21,843 - £26,157 per annum
  • Closing date: 05 November 2018

Trustees - The Jenner Trust

The Jenner Trust is currently looking for new Trustees to join us as we pursue our ambition to see Dr Jenner’s House, Museum and Garden achieve international recognition and a strong future.

  • Job Title: Trustees - The Jenner Trust
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 30 November 2018

Welcome Volunteer - Bath Abbey

Welcome volunteers at the Bath Abbey support the work of the Visitor Services team, by providing a warm, friendly and sensitive welcome to all who enter the Abbey. Welcomers are the first faces a visitor will see. They give brief initial information to vi

  • Job Title: Welcome Volunteer - Bath Abbey
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 31 December 2018

Trustee (with responsibility for Exhibitions & Events) - Frome Heritage Museum

Trustee to provide vision and strategic thinking that will assist the development, preservation and promotion of our independent town museum. The Trustee will be expected to contribute to the Museum’s strategic planning and to be responsible for impleme

  • Job Title: Trustee (with responsibility for Exhibitions & Events) - Frome Heritage Museum
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 31 December 2018

Display Hall Volunteers - Jet Age Museum

Jet Age Museum is the public element of Gloucestershire Aviation Collection (GAC), a registered Charity No 297818 and a registered Company No 02141333, covering the collection of aircraft and exhibits focussed on the work of the former Gloster Aircraft Co

  • Job Title: Display Hall Volunteers - Jet Age Museum
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 31 December 2018