Current Vacancies:

Event and Public Programmes Co-ordinator (Temporary)

Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust is looking for an experienced and creative individual to work with our Public Engagement & Communications team.  The focus of this role is our annual Victorian Christmas Market and Down by the Riverside events.

Temporary contract until the end of December 2018.

Closing date: Friday 20th July 2018.

Interview date: Monday 30th July 2018.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter stating how your skills, knowledge and expertise fulfil the job description and meet the personal specification, and a completed equal opportunities monitoring form to


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Family Activities Volunteers: Summer 2018

Enjoy helping and working with children & families? Interested in museums and heritage? In this role you will work with Learning Team staff to deliver half-day craft activities for children and their accompanying family members/carers to take part in. The sessions will take place every Tuesday at Kelham Island Museum and every Wednesday at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, during the Sheffield schools summer holidays (24th July - 31st August 2018).

This is a great opportunity to be part of a growing family engagement programme at Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust (SIMT).

We are looking for volunteers who can commit to at least four out of six sessions at Kelham Island Museum or Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet (or you can volunteer at both sites if you are available to).

Please download the role description for more details. To apply for this volunteer role, please complete the application form and return it to by 5pm on Friday 22nd June.


Hawley Collection @ Kelham Island Museum

Would you like to be part of promoting and enhancing access to Sheffield’s industrial heritage? We are looking for enthusiastic, committed individuals to join our friendly team of volunteers at the Hawley Collection.

Email or telephone 0114 201 0770.


Shepherd Wheel Workshop

Shepeherd Wheel is supported by the volunteers of the Friends of Porter Valley


Find out more about our volunteers at Get Involved 

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