Artisan People are recruiting gallery assistants for a world renowned national museum in central London. The museum has a superb reputation for representing history and culture and its staff facilitate the presentation of its collection to as wide audience as possible.
You will know the importance of a unique visitor experience in a museum. You must enjoy interaction with the public and have previous experience working in a busy customer facing environment.
You must be able to demonstrate the following abilities or experiences (please include, with examples, in covering letter):
-Fluency in English and excellent communication skills
-A commitment to providing the best visitor experience possible
-Vigilance within surroundings and awareness of security issues
-Excellent presentation, punctuality and reliability
-Alertness for quick response to emergency situations and evacuations
-Engaging with visitors, actively promoting exhibitions and ticket sales
-Be able to work in a busy cloakroom including manual lifting
-Positive and proactive approach
-You must be prepared to work overtime at short notice, particularly for evening or members' events, early mornings or late nights.
There are 2 roles we are hiring for:
-Full-time (Averages 5 days per week,
-Part-time (Average 5 days a week but 1100-1500 each day)
-Induction with Artisan People - TBC
-Induction at the museum - 11th -15th November
-Induction hours are 1000-1700 each day, with Fridays being a later finish.
-Hours of work once you start the role are on Fridays) / 1100-1500 for part-time.
-Role starts on your fixed rolling rota from Monday 18th November.
Contracts continue until 8th March 2020.
Pay is £8.21 p/h, rising to £11.11 p/h after 12 weeks.
Candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible with a CV and covering letter (addressing all aspects of the role).
NOTE: In your application, please specify whether you are looking for full time or part time work.
Posted 3 weeks ago