Jobs

Join our friendly, professional team and help us to engage a diverse audience with freemasonry’s unique cultural heritage.

The Library and Museum of Freemasonry is an Accredited Museum and holds a Designated collection. We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

Current Vacancies:

Visitor Assistant (Casual staff)

Are you passionate about museums and dedicated to excellent customer service? We are currently recruiting for Visitor Assistants to join our friendly front of house team on a casual basis. An excellent communicator, you will be responsible for welcoming visitors to the museum and ensuring that they have all the information they need to enjoy their visit. You will deliver guided tours of Freemasons’ Hall, an outstanding example of an Art Deco building. You will also sell merchandise in the museum shop and invigilate the galleries, answering visitors’ questions and engaging them with our outstanding collections. This is an excellent opportunity to get involved with multiple aspects of visitor services in a heritage environment.

The Library and Museum of Freemasonry is an equal opportunities employer and people of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. No prior knowledge of freemasonry is required.

Qualifications and Experience required
• Good degree in history, humanities or similar is desirable
• Qualifications in museum studies, customer service or retail would be an advantage
• Delivering excellent customer service
• Working in a museum or heritage environment
• Retail experience
• Some knowledge of British history since 1700 would be an advantage
• Excellent verbal communication in English
• Cash handling experience desirable

Hours of work
Weekday, weekend or evening shifts on an occasional, ad hoc basis as and when required.

Salary
£10.20 per hour (London Living Wage) plus an allowance for holiday pay.

Application details
Please email your CV and Covering Letter to Melrose here
The deadline for applications is Monday 4th February 2019.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 14th February 2019 (TBC)
 
 

Visitor Assistant (Saturday staff)

Are you passionate about museums and dedicated to excellent customer service? We are currently recruiting a Visitor Assistant to join our friendly front of house team on a Saturday. An excellent communicator, you will be responsible for welcoming visitors to the museum and ensuring that they have all the information they need to enjoy their visit. You will deliver guided tours of Freemasons’ Hall, an outstanding example of an Art Deco building. You will also sell merchandise in the museum shop and invigilate the galleries, answering visitors’ questions and engaging them with our outstanding collections. This is an excellent opportunity to get involved with multiple aspects of visitor services in a heritage environment.

The Library and Museum of Freemasonry is an equal opportunities employer and people of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. No prior knowledge of freemasonry is required.

Qualifications and Experience required
• Good degree in history, humanities or similar is desirable
• Qualifications in museum studies, customer service or retail would be an advantage
• Delivering excellent customer service
• Working in a museum or heritage environment
• Retail experience
• Some knowledge of British history since 1700 would be an advantage
• Excellent verbal communication in English
• Cash handling experience desirable

Hours of work
Saturday – 9.00am – 17.00pm

Salary
£3,894.00 gross per annum (based on working 1 day per week on a Saturday) plus an allowance for holiday pay.

Application details
Please email your CV and Covering Letter to Melrose here
The deadline for applications is Monday 4th February 2019.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 14th February 2019 (TBC)