Careers

Current Vacancies:

 

Community Participation & Engagement Co-ordinator

Are you interested in working with volunteers and engaging the community in a museum context?  Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust is seeking a dynamic, creative and experienced individual from a community engagement background. 

You will manage our volunteering programmes and ensure our sites are thriving and engaging with a range of communities.  You will use your specialist skills and knowledge in working with communities to ensure we have a strong community of volunteers and a range of activities that encourage participation at our museums.  This is an exciting time as we are entering into a programme of partnership work with Museums Sheffield and this post will work with colleagues across museums in the city to ensure we raise the profile of volunteering in museums, and create more opportunities for people to engage with Museums across Sheffield.  

Closing date: Friday 28th September 2018

Interview date: Tuesday 9th October 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 recruitment@simt.co.uk

Please note: previous applicants need not apply.

 

Interactor

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 event.

To find out more about the work we do and read a testimonial from one of our previous Interactors, visit our blog: www.simtlearningteam.wordpress.com/

Closing date: 5pm, Friday 12th October 2018

Proposed interview date: Monday 22nd October 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 recruitment@simt.co.uk

 

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. 

http://www.hawleytoolcollection.com/

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 

Contact us

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