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Museum Assistant (apply by 8th March 24)

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Salary: £26k pa pro rata

Hours: This role is offered for a minimum of 18 hours per week, offered flexibly

Broadway Based

We offer a pension contribution of 3%, with 5% employee input, parking permit, training and flexible working

Broadway Museum & Art Gallery is looking for a Museum Assistant to support all Front of House Operation and activities ensuring the highest level of visitor experience. The role is based in Broadway Museum and supports the Director with managing social media growth, our volunteer team, membership growth and shop sales.

The ideal candidate has excellent Front of House or shop experience and is a good communicator with a strong understanding of the benefits of social media marketing with demonstrable skills.

Flexible Working Options

We offer a range of flexible working arrangements, compressed or part time hours during the week to include 1 working weekend day. There is no need to justify a preferred working pattern. We encourage our people to work a pattern that suits them best.

For Part Time

The role is for minimum 18 hours per week, split over a minimum of two days, including one minimum 6 hour weekend day


Work from office every Saturday, ensuring museum open and managed and being available for in house and on line meetings with a choice of home and office during the week.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit your application: to include a covering letter and CV to Anona van Lawick (anona.vanlawick@broadwaymuseum.org.uk) by 8th March 24.

Application decisions will be shared by 12th March  24

Interviews take place between 14th – 22nd March 24

We aim to make an offer by 29th March 24 to start in early April 24

Contact Information

If you have any questions, or there is anything we can help you with, please get in touch with anona.vanlawick@broadwaymuseum.org.uk or call 01386 859047

Volunteer with us

Broadway Museum & Art Gallery relies on a team of volunteers. 

Many of our team do “front of house” roles, such as meeting and greeting visitors, managing the shop and reception , giving guided tours to small groups, or talking to visitors about a favourite item in the museum.

We have craft workshops to look after, family activities and evening events to run and generally keeping on top of our museum from top to bottom!

Volunteers are normally with us for a morning shift or an afternoon shift, hours can be very flexible and duties include opening up the museum or closing it down.

Behind the scenes there are other roles, such as research and writing and keeping in touch with local schools.

Enjoy benefits including :

  • A gift of Museum  membership
  • Discounted events, classes and shop purchases
  • A parking contribution
  • A branded museum fleece and scarf
  • Social events including our summer party and Christmas drinks 
  • Arranged trips to other local organisations including Ashmolean Museum

Our volunteers are all ages, with a wide range of work and life experience, and many different skills and interests. To find out more about how you can become a volunteer, whilst also meeting interesting people and helping to preserve the past, please contact us on 01386859047 or email admin@broadwaymuseum.org.uk 



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