Current Vacancies

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HMS Caroline, Widening Access Team - Intern
Salary:  £7.50 per hour

18.5 hours per week – Fixed Term Contract (8 weeks)


The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) is The National Museum tells the story of the four fighting forces of the British Royal Navy, the Royal Marines, the Fleet Air Arm, the Submarine Service and the Surface Fleet. Our vision is to become the world’s most inspiring Naval Museum, enabling people to learn, enjoy and engage with the epic story of the Royal Navy and its impact in shaping the modern world.

The NMRN is seeking a Widening Access Intern to assist the Learning and Engagement Team deliver a series of engagement activities and events during an exciting period of change.

Key Opportunities
To assist HMS Caroline’s Learning and Engagement and Curatorial teams with the research, planning and development of a widening access programme, including events and activities on and off site.

To assist with the redevelopment of a series of printed and digital trails as well as other resources relating to access and engagement at Caroline.

To provide assistance with a range of administrative duties including, evaluation and reporting of the project (including expenditure).

To work with a range of external community groups and internal Departments including Curatorial, Visitor Experience and Marketing.

Knowledge/Experience

Knowledge and understanding of HMS Caroline’s history and the importance of widening access to museum collections.
Experience of working or volunteering on projects.
Experience of working with museum collections and with people of different ages and backgrounds.
Experience of administrative duties and working to deadlines.

For further details, or an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Catherine Spencer or Emelia Regattieri on 02890454484 or learning.caroline@nmrn.org.uk

To view the Role Profile, please click here. 

If you wish to apply, please submit a CV and a covering letter describing your suitability for the role.  

Applications should be forwarded to the HR Team at recruitment@NMRN.org.uk and are required by 12 pm on 11th December 2017. 

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 19 December 2017 in Belfast

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Team Member – Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton

£7.50 per hour

Casual Staff required to complete a number of shifts, primarily weekends and school holiday periods.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is looking for a customer facing role to deliver a first class visitor experience at our unique Yeovilton attraction.

Reporting to the Duty Manager, this varied role is pivotal in creating the NMRN’s vision to become the world’s most inspiring Naval Museum

Key Opportunities

Ability to work as part of a great team engaging with visitors and ensuring they are having a good time within a unique heritage working environment.
This is a varied role with the opportunity to work in our shop, cafe and within our galleries.

Knowledge/Experience

Experience of working in a customer focused environment with retail and sales knowledge is an advantage.
Display an interest in developing knowledge of the Royal Navy’s stories and heritage to share with visitors and colleagues.
Basic knowledge of Health and Safety and Security requirements and a willingness to learn more.

To view the Role Profile please click here.

For further details, or an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Marc Farrance on 01935 842622 or Marc.Farrance@NMRN.org.uk

Applicants are asked to submit a CV and a statement indicating how their knowledge and experience match those specified.

Applications should be forwarded to the HR Team at recruitment@NMRN.org.uk and are required by 4pm on 23rd November 2017. 

The selection process will be held week commencing 28th November at Fleet Air Arm Museum.

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Painter – Portsmouth

37.5 hours per week
Salary: £19,000

The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) is recruiting for a full-time painter to join the Historic Ships team within the Heritage Directorate.

Working out of Portsmouth, this is an exciting opportunity to be a vital part of a team caring for the world’s largest fleet of historic ships, including HMS Victory, HMS Warrior, HMS Trincomalee and HMS Caroline. Working with another Painter as part of the larger Historic Ships team, the role will help ensure the Museum’s ships are presented to a high standard and re-preserved in a manner that offers maximum protection from environmental degradation.

Key Opportunities
• To work within a team caring for a historic fleet of national, and international, significance.

• To develop skills through the opportunity to work on a broad range of different vessels based in Portsmouth and at other NMRN sites.

• To positively engage with visitors about the conservation work being undertaken to the ships and the importance of this.


Knowledge/Experience

Qualified to Level 2 City & Guild decorative finishing and industrial painting (6572-02), equivalent qualification or experience. Knowledge of H&S requirements and MEWP trained and certified.
Experience of heritage conservation project(s), painting and re-preservation in a marine or heritage environment and experience of working at height.


To view the Role Profile please click here


Applicants are asked to submit a CV and a statement indicating how their knowledge and experience match those specified.


Applications should be forwarded to the HR Team at recruitment@NMRN.org.uk and are required by 12am on Friday 24 November 2017.


The selection process will be held provisionally on Tuesday 5th December 2017.

 

HMS Hermes returning from the Falklands