Current Vacancies:



Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust (SIMT) are seeking to recruit talented individuals to join our team of interactors. Working within the Learning, Participation and Collections team, you will be an outward facing, team player with a flair for creativity and a passion for learning through heritage sites.

The main focus of the job is the successful delivery of our schools programme using a variety of live interpretation styles including first person characters, object handling and participatory storytelling. Interactors also support SIMT’s public events such as our popular Christmas Market.

To find out more about the work we do and read a testimonial from one of our previous Interactors, visit our blog:

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 26th April

Interview date: Thursday 16th May

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

See download links below for full Job Description and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.


Why not Get Involved by Volunteering?


Hawley Collection @ Kelham Island Museum

Volunteer Curators Needed

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 volunteer curators at the Hawley Collection.

Follow the link to download a role description and application form.

Deadline for applications: 31st August 2018


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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