Museum Assistant (Zero Hours cover)

Organisation: Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

Salary: £12 p/h (Real LIving Wage Employer)

Location: Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum, Dunfermline, Fife

As a Museum Assistant, you will play an important part of the museum’s front-of-house team. The customer service provided by you directly impacts on the quality of the cultural offer and reputation of the museum, and our town, nationally and internationally.

Your role is to ensure that every visitor receives a warm and friendly welcome and a brief introduction to the museum. As a Museum Assistant you are expected to encourage visitors to enjoy their museum experience, purchase shop products, and offer information about other visitor attractions and services in Dunfermline. You will be asked to maintain the safety of the collections and of the visitors by ensuring that our Security and Health & Safety policies are followed. You will also be expected to undertake some additional tasks, including basic admin, tidying and cleaning.

The Museum operates on a rota system, and frequent weekend working is required. During the tourism high season there may be restrictions on the periods during which leave can be taken. The Museum is closed between December – February each year for maintenance. Museum Assistants will not be working during those months.

Application Deadline: Friday 23/02/2024