South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Jobs & Contracts

Archive Assistants (x2) - University of Bristol Theatre Collection

The Theatre Collection is recruiting 2 Archive Assistants to help with the preparation works for the move to the New University Library - undertaking location control work and possibly reboxing collections as necessary.

  • Job Title: Archive Assistants (x2) - University of Bristol Theatre Collection
  • Job Type: Fixed term
  • Salary: £21,236 - £23,754
  • Closing date: 22 October 2020

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

Trustee - National Motor Museum Trust

The National Motor Museum Trust is a charitable organisation dedicated to preserving and promoting motoring history. It has a world famous collection of vehicles and associated motoring items, many of which are on display in the National Motor Museum at B

  • Job Title: Trustee - National Motor Museum Trust
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 15 November 2019

Curatorial Internship - Museum of Cornish Life

We are offering an exciting opportunity to join our friendly and dedicated team as Curatorial Intern. Working with a small staff team (Director, Community Engagement Curator and Apprentice) and over 80 volunteers you will gain valuable experience.

  • Job Title: Curatorial Internship - Museum of Cornish Life
  • Job Type: Full-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £17,000 +4% pension and essential travel allowance pro rata (9 month Contract))
  • Closing date: 15 November 2019

Curatorial Intern - Cornwall's Regimental Museum

This is an entry-level position designed to provide hands-on work experience assisting with the care, management and documentation of the museum collection and the widening of the museum audience through on-site displays, exhibitions and digital content.

  • Job Title: Curatorial Intern - Cornwall's Regimental Museum
  • Job Type: Full-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: 1 7,000 pro rata £12,750 for 9 months)
  • Closing date: 08 November 2019

Curatorial Intern - Wheal Martyn

Working alongside an experienced member of staff, this post will assist with the care and management of the museum collection and share aspects of the collection and the stories they hold with a wider audience through on site displays and digital media.

  • Job Title: Curatorial Intern - Wheal Martyn
  • Job Type: Full-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £17,000.00
  • Closing date: 08 November 2019

Collections Officer - Haynes International Motor Museum

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the role of Collections Officer at the Haynes International Motor Museum in Sparkford, Somerset.

  • Job Title: Collections Officer - Haynes International Motor Museum
  • Job Type: Full-time (fixed term)
  • Salary: £18,000-£21,000
  • Closing date: 04 November 2019

Education Officer - The Roche Court Educational Trust

The Education Officer will develop and deliver The Roche Court Educational Trust’s visit programme for schools, colleges, universities, families and specialist groups, including administering and marketing the programme offer.

  • Job Title: Education Officer - The Roche Court Educational Trust
  • Job Type: Full-time (permanent)
  • Salary: £25,000-£27,000
  • Closing date: 04 November 2019

Trustees - Friends of Gloucester Cathedral

A unique voluntary opportunity for motivated and imaginative Trustees with a passion for heritage and cathedrals.

  • Job Title: Trustees - Friends of Gloucester Cathedral
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 31 October 2019

Exhibition Volunteer - Alfred Gillett Trust

Be roar-mazing this October!

  • Job Title: Exhibition Volunteer - Alfred Gillett Trust
  • Job Type: Volunteering
  • Closing date: 21 October 2019