Visitor Services Assistant

Organisation: Surgeons’ Hall Museums

Salary: £17,230.40 per annum

Location: Surgeons' Hall Museums

We are seeking a part-time Visitor Services Assistant to enhance our ground-breaking museum. Reporting to the Visitor Services Supervisor the primary duties and responsibilities will include:

Opening and closing the museum
Supervising the museum, maintaining the safety and security of visitors, volunteers, and the collection
Welcoming visitors, taking money, and issuing tickets
Handling cash
– Issuing tickets to visitors

– Cashing up at the end of day

– Transferring monies to Finance Department

– Selling books, posters, and other stock

Recording the number of visitors
Recording shop sales and keeping stock of shop items
Daily front of house housekeeping, i.e. Leaflet replenishment and wiping cases.
Answering or taking enquiries to pass on to volunteers and staff

Experience/Qualifications/Key Skills
The post requires experience of using standard systems (MS Word, Excel, and Outlook) as well as previous experience of cash handling. You will have good organisation, verbal and written skills and a knowledge of/interest in the history of surgery and medicine is desirable. A good level of education with at least credit level Standard Grade English or equivalent is required.

Please note that we do not accept CV’s and agencies need not apply.

Application Deadline: Friday 22/09/2023