Job Vacancies with York Museums Trust


Job Vacancies

York Art Gallery and Yorkshire Museum Manager, York

Salary: SCP point 34 (£31,804 pa) to 37 (£34,266 pa)

These are exciting times to join the Trust on the back of our multi award winning redevelopment of York Art Gallery and with ambitious plans for the future.

We are currently seeking a Museum Manager for the York Art Gallery and Yorkshire Museum.

The successful candidate will develop, lead and manage the delivery of excellent customer service, ensuring that our visitors have the best possible experience. As well as managing the day to day activities of both sites, you will be responsible for the buildings and their security, building works and on-site supervision of contractors.

You will require a relevant management qualification or equivalent experience in a similar role. In addition, excellent interpersonal, communication and influencing skills are essential for this post, together with experience of team leadership and line management of staff.

You must have a flexible approach to your work and be prepared to work evenings and/or weekends as required. You must also live within 20 minutes’ response time for any alarm call out (of either of the sites), or be prepared to move in order to meet this requirement within 3 months of appointment.

How to apply:

Please click here to download an Application Form. Please click here to download the Job Description and click here for further information on York Museums Trust.

Forms should be returned to or by post to: Recruitment, Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens, York, YO1 7FR.

CVs will not be accepted and applications can only be accepted from candidates who have permission to work in the UK. If, after applying, you have not heard from us by three weeks after the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Dates to bear in mind

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 9am on Monday 13 March 2017.

Interviews will take place in York on Monday 27 March 2017.


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There are currently no additional opportunities available at York Museums Trust.