ashmolean

Current Vacancies:

 

Part-time Visitor Services Assistant (4 posts)

Salary Grade 1: £ 16,039 p.a. (pro rata) The posts are part-time for 33.75 hours per week (92% FTE)

We have a number of vacancies within our established Visitor Services team. Could this interesting and varied role be the ideal position for you?

You will be focussed on ensuring that our visitors enjoy a first class experience which exceeds their expectations, as well as playing your part in helping to protect our priceless collections and our stunning building.

Youíve probably been working in a busy customer services, retail, catering or similar environment. Youíll have some knowledge of basic security procedures and health and safety requirements in a public environment and be a team player.

You will need to have first class communication skills as you will be interacting with our visitors to ensure they have a memorable visit to the Museum. You will also have a confident and pro-active approach to dealing with problems and issues as well as a positive outlook and a desire to gain knowledge of the Museum and the City, and promote this to our visitors.

This role involves mainly patrolling the Museumís galleries to assist visitors and maintain security. Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods is required, since there are limited opportunities to sit during the shift.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement which should be no longer than 750 words. Please tell us why your experience, skills and knowledge are the perfect match for this visitor facing position. (Please do not upload CVs, certificates or additional supporting information as they will not be considered in the shortlisting for this position.)

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please follow this link

Closing date: 5th June 2017 (at midday)

Interviews will be held week commencing 19 June 2017 at the Ashmolean Museum. Expected start date is Monday 3 July 2017.

Please note in normal circumstances only interview travel expenses within the UK will be reimbursed.

The University is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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Part-time Visitor Services Assistant (Short Day)

Salary Grade 1: £ 16,039 p.a. (pro rata) This post is part-time for 27.5 hours per week (75.5% FTE)

We have a number of vacancies within our established Visitor Services team. Could this interesting and varied role be the ideal position for you?

You will be focussed on ensuring that our visitors enjoy a first class experience which exceeds their expectations, as well as playing your part in helping to protect our priceless collections and our stunning building.

Youíve probably been working in a busy customer services, retail, catering or similar environment. Youíll have some knowledge of basic security procedures and health and safety requirements in a public environment and be a team player.

You will need to have first class communication skills as you will be interacting with our visitors to ensure they have a memorable visit to the Museum. You will also have a confident and pro-active approach to dealing with problems and issues as well as a positive outlook and a desire to gain knowledge of the Museum and the City, and promote this to our visitors.

This role involves mainly patrolling the Museumís galleries to assist visitors and maintain security. Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods is required, since there are limited opportunities to sit during the shift.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement which should be no longer than 750 words. Please tell us why your experience, skills and knowledge are the perfect match for this Visitor facing position. (Please do not upload CVs, certificates or additional supporting information as they will not be considered in the shortlisting for this position.)

To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and selection criteria, please follow this link

Closing date: 5th June 2017 (at midday)

Interviews will be held week commencing 19 June 2017 at the Ashmolean Museum. Expected start date is Monday 3 July 2017.

Please note in normal circumstances only interview travel expenses within the UK will be reimbursed.

The University is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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