Visitor Assistant

We are recruiting Visitor Assistants to join our highly valued Front of House team.

Growth and Regeneration
Job Type
Libraries, Museums & Archives
Working Hours
Part Time
Employment Type
Pay Grade
19,171 - 19,554 pro-rata
Not Applicable
Closing Date
Ref No

We have 5 posts available across various locations:

  • 3 site specific permanent posts at: Blaise Castle House Museum, The Red Lodge Museum, and The Georgian House Museum.

These are part-time hours working an annualised contract of 18 hours per week, working either Thu to Sun or Sat to Tue (site dependant) during the museum opening season which is Apr 1st – Dec 31st. Shift time is 10:15-16:15.

  • 2 fixed term posts June-September 15th at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery working within our temporary exhibition galleries.

These posts are for 29 hours per week working a minimum of every other w/e. Shift time is 09:30-17:15

You will be working within our properties welcoming visitors and sharing the unique history of the site, exhibitions, and collections. We are looking for individuals with an interest in art and culture who will engage, inform and inspire visitors whilst remaining security conscious.

There is also an opportunity for overtime shifts, covering holiday of other Visitor Assistants across 5 museums.

Bristol Culture is funded by Bristol City Council and Arts Council England and is committed to diversifying our audiences and workforce in line with the priorities of those organisations. We actively encourage applications from candidates from groups under-represented in our organisation including; Black and minority ethnic, Disabled people, under 25s.

If you have any preferences to which vacancies you are interested in, then please include these within your application forms.

Interviews will be held between 10-12th June 2019.

After you have seen the job paperwork, if you would like an informal chat to discuss the role in more detail, please call Julie Taylor Kent, Front of House Manager on 0117 9223571.