Current Vacancies:


General Assistant (Cafe, Hospitality & Visitor Engagement)

Location: Kelham Island Museum / Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet

Wage: £6.50-£8.21 per hour

Responsible To: Area supervisors

Responsible For: N/A

Purpose of Job:

  • To provide excellent customer service to all visitors (general public, education based, and event and corporate hires).
  • To work flexibly across SIMT sites (Kelham Island Museum and Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet).
  • The role will included working in the café and the admissions desks at both sites as well as providing stewarding support at weddings / events and bar work.

Length of contract: Casual hours

Number of hours: No fixed hours (day time weekly hours and frequent weekends and late nights are required)

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter and a completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to Vanessa Dodd at

Please download the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form below.


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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


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