£9.30 per hour

Contract type:

Contract Permanent


Part time


01904 685750

Gallery Invigilator

Are you a team player with excellent communication skills? Do you want to play a key role in engaging with our visitors?

The Operations team at the National Science and Media Museum in Bradford is responsible for the safety, security and standard of welcome at the venue on a day-to-day basis.

Our temporary exhibitions galleries host a wide variety of experiences, from interactive family fun to cutting edge science, using amazing objects and precious items from the SMG collections and from around the world to tell authentic stories.

As a Gallery Invigilator, you will ensure that items on display are safe whilst simultaneously offering high levels of engagement with visitors around each exhibition. You will proactively approach visitors in a friendly and courteous manner, facilitating their visit to exhibitions and helping them to get the most from their visit.

Joining us you will possess customer service experience and excellent communication skills, using these you will have the confidence to interact with the public and the ability to relay information in an engaging way. You will also possess a desire to work in a team, with the understanding of the importance of working together to achieve a shared goal.

The Science Museum Group (SMG) is here to inspire futures. As the world’s leading group of science museums, we share our unparalleled collection spanning science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine with over five million visitors each year. Joining us as an employee, you will have the opportunity to develop your career in a world-class museum group. We know work/life balance and wellbeing is crucial to our colleagues, so we currently offer up to 25 days annual leave in addition to bank holidays; BUPA medical and dental care; employee assistance programme; enhanced contributory pension; enhanced occupational sick, maternity, paternity and adoption leave and career breaks.

‘Open for All’ is one of the Science Museum Group’s five core values and sets out our important aspiration to be a place for everyone. As a national museum group, we have an ability to reach a wide and diverse population of audiences, colleagues and partners through our geography and scale.

We are working hard to understand our organisation better and to foster a culture that recognises and values different backgrounds, mindsets, skills, experience, knowledge and expertise. By having greater diversity, we believe that we will be a stronger and better organisation and ultimately will be able to inspire more futures. We therefore welcome applications from those who bring difference.

Please apply via our website

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