Visitor Services Assistant (P1612) Part-time 29.25 hours a week.
£20,718 - £22,374 inclusive annual salary (pro rata)
Plus, up to 18.5% employer pension contribution
Closing date for applications: 13th December 2020.
Interviews are scheduled for: 16th – 23rd December 2020.
St Albans is a unique English Cathedral City with a colourful history which can be seen in the Roman remains and variety of beautiful architecture, heritage sites and conservation areas. Set within green belt, off the M25, A1M and M1 the District includes a cathedral, historic city centre and charming villages.
This is a customer service role, working in St Albans Museum + Gallery. You will be part of a dynamic team, working in the front-of-house, gallery and shop areas. You will assist in ensuring all visitors have an enjoyable, educational and safe visit to the museum.
St Albans Museums runs several museum and heritage sites including Verulamium Museum, the 15th century Clock Tower and the new St Albans Museum + Gallery, at the heart of the city centre. You will be joining the Museums team at an exciting time, two years on from opening a brand-new museum and gallery.
The vacancy is for 29.25 hours per week and there are set days and hours of work which are Sunday to Thursday. The hours are 11am to 5pm Monday to Thursday and 11am to 5.45pm on Sunday. Applicants must be able to work these same days every week, including the weekend day. This particular vacancy is at St Albans Museum + Gallery.
The candidate must excel at engaging with people and have previous face-to-face customer service experience. Ideally candidates will have retail experience too. We’re looking for team players who can deliver excellent visitor experiences and the highest level of customer service. Previous museum experience is not required. You must be friendly, professional, able to thrive working directly with the public and willing to go the extra mile to make sure our customers have a fantastic visit.
We offer a competitive package which also includes 149 hours (pro rata equivalent to 25.5 days) annual leave, pension scheme, access to parking, training and development opportunities, leisure and travel discounts and several other benefits.
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