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Variable Hours Gallery Assistant

Applications for this vacancy closed on 5 October 2016 at 12:00PM
We currently have a number of exciting opportunities to join our established
Gallery Assistant team. Your role will be to ensure that our visitors enjoy a
first class experience that exceeds their expectations, as well as playing
your part in helping to protect our priceless collections and our stunning
building.



You have probably been working in a busy customer services environment, or
similar. A team player, you will have some knowledge of basic security
procedures and health and safety requirements in a public environment. First
aid training would be an advantage.



You will need to have excellent communication skills and enjoy using them as
you will be interacting with our visitors to ensure they have a memorable
visit to the Museum. You will also have a confident and pro-active approach to
dealing with challenges and issues as well as a positive outlook and a desire
to gain knowledge of the Museum and the City, and promote this to our
visitors.



This role involves mainly patrolling the museum’s galleries to assist visitors
and maintain security, therefore you must be able to stand and walk for
periods of time, the museum is over three floors, therefore physical fitness
for standing and walking is required as you will be required to climb stairs,
There is very limited access to sitting during your shift.



The Museum is open from 12.00 noon to 5.00 pm Tuesday – Sunday (incl. Bank
Holidays). The shifts available will be during these times and each shift will
be for 5.17 hours (you will be expected to arrive at least five minutes before
your shifts starts and work five minutes after your shift finishes), with a
break shift available to cover the gallery staff break which is 1.5 hours per
day between 1.00 pm and 2.30 pm. This is a variable hours contract until 31
March 2018



You will also be expected to attend the monthly staff meeting on the first
Wednesday morning of every month.



Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to
upload a supporting statement. Please tell us why your experience, skills and
knowledge are the perfect match for this visitor facing position.



The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 5 October 2016. The
interview date to be confirmed. Please note that only travel expenses within
the UK incurred for interview will be reimbursed.

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We currently have a number of exciting opportunities to join our established Gallery Assistant team. Your role will be to ensure that our visitors enjoy a first class experience that exceeds their expectations, as well as playing your part in helping to protect our priceless collections and our stunning building.


You have probably been working in a busy customer services environment, or similar. A team player, you will have some knowledge of basic security procedures and health and safety requirements in a public environment. First aid training would be an advantage.


You will need to have excellent communication skills and ...

We currently have a number of exciting opportunities to join our established
Gallery Assistant team. Your role will be to ensure that our visitors enjoy a
first class experience that exceeds their expectations, as well as playing
your part in helping to protect our priceless collections and our stunning
building.



You have probably been working in a busy customer services environment, or
similar. A team player, you will have some knowledge of basic security
procedures and health and safety requirements in a public environment. First
aid training would be an advantage.



You will need to have excellent communication skills and ...
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