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Museum Assistant (Casual)

Based in Aylesbury


We are looking for friendly, out-going people with great customer service skills to join our casual team of Museum Assistants. Your role will be to welcome, assist and interact with visitors to the County Museum and Roald Dahl Children’s Gallery in Aylesbury. You will act as the public face of the museum and provide visitors with a friendly, high quality visitor experience. It will be your responsibility to ensure the security and safety of museum displays and visitors to the museum as well as the cleanliness of the museum premises. You will also provide a quality shopping and cafe experience for all museum visitors and carry out general museum duties. At least 12 months previous experience of working in a customer facing role is essential.

Please note that this post is casual and that work, when available, is offered on the basis of a casual worker. This means that there are no set number of hours but when there are gaps in the rota work may be available Monday to Sunday and Bank Holidays. Occasional evening work may also be available.

The post is based at the County Museum in Aylesbury. The rate of pay will be £9.20 per hour which includes an additional 12.07% to cover public holidays and annual leave.

Key Accountabilities

  • To process cash and card payments for sales of tickets for the Roald Dahl Children’s Gallery, events and gift shop sales
  • To answer enquiries from the public both face-to-face and by telephone and to promote the Museum donations policy
  • To staff the Museum Café by serving visitors, processing sales, clearing up and assisting with catering events as required.
  • To assist with food prep for museum catering when necessary
  • To carry out daily routine cleaning to maintain a high standard of cleanliness throughout the Museum
  • To assist with staffing of museum events as required
  • Working with front of house volunteers enhancing visitor experience
  • Any other duties that are deemed necessary by Bucks County Museum

£9.20 Per Hour
Located in:
Closing Date:
19th July 2019
Bucks County Museum Trust

Bucks County Museum Trust

Buckinghamshire County Museum, 9 Church Street
9 Church Street
HP20 2QP

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