The Museum in the Park


Casual Visitor Assistant

Closing date: 17 Jun 2018
Interview date: Interviews will be held week commencing Monday July 2, 2018
Salary: £9.67 per hour (plus the increased Casual rate)
Hours: Casual
Location: Museum in the Park
Responsible to: Front of House Managers

Job summary

The Museum in the Park tells the story of the people and landscape of the Stroud District and is a premier venue for local artists and arts festivals attracting over 55,000 visitors annually to our full programme of exhibitions and events.

We are looking for enthusiastic, hard working people with excellent customer service skills to join our friendly team. We need help during the school holidays, at weekends and with evening events.

For the chance to find out more about the role and meet with the Museum team, join us for our open morning on Saturday 26 May at 10:30am. We’d be delighted to meet with you and answer any questions you may have! Let us know you’re coming by sending an email to

About you

Successful applicants will have a positive, energetic attitude with a friendly and approachable manner. Duties will include:

  • Providing excellent customer service to all Museum visitors
  • Invigilating galleries, the Museum and all other public areas
  • Work during evening events, running bars and stewarding
  • Helping to assist with family activities
  • Ensuring that the shop and café areas are well maintained
  • Day to day cleaning and housekeeping
  • Helping with exhibitions, workshops and events (including room set up).

For an informal chat regarding the role please contact the Front of House Managers - Charlotte Hough or Jo Hanley-Horwood.

For more information please see the Job Description and Person Specification.

For the application form and information about the Council's competency framework please visit the Jobs Page of Stroud District Council's Website.

For work experience and volunteering opportunities please click here.

Did you know?

It is possible to work for the Museum in a voluntary capacity. Please go to our Volunteers page for more information!


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