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Job vacancies

Current vacancies

2019 is a very exciting year for The Story Museum. Major redevelopment work is now underway to create a total of 10 gallery and activity spaces that will bring the whole Museum into full use, enabling us to welcome many more visitors and to provide a home for our collection of 1001 of the world’s greatest stories. Alongside this capital redevelopment supported by Arts Council England and the Heritage Lottery Fund, we are also embarked on the planned expansion of our staff team in preparation for our reopening in Spring 2020 and will be posting vacancies here as they arise.


Visitor Services Manager (Box Office)

Full time permanent contract
Salary: £20,000-£23,000 depending on experience

We are looking for a full time Visitor Services Manager to play a key role in our Visitor Services Team to ensure that our visitors have the highest quality experience. The post holder will be responsible for the ongoing development and smooth operation of our Box Office CRM as well as providing Duty Management on a rotational basis. Download the links below for further details and information on how to apply.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 12 noon, Monday 11 November

Interviews: Monday 18 November


Fundraising Manager

Full time permanent contract
Salary £23,000-£26,000 depending on experience

Come and join our small but successful fundraising team. We’re looking for someone to play a lead in helping us meet our annual fundraising targets, with direct experience of developing a portfolio of mid- to major gift prospects and with a successful track record in soliciting gifts of £10,000+, particularly from Trusts and Foundations.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 12 noon, Monday 11 November

Interviews: Monday 18 November


Finance Officer

Full time permanent contract
Salary £20,000-£23,000 depending on experience

We’re looking for someone to provide an efficient sales ledger and purchase ledger bookkeeping service in our busy office. The post holder will work closely with our Head of Finance to provide timely management information and to help implement, develop and improve our financial controls and systems.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 12 noon, Monday 11 November

Interviews: Monday 18 November


The Story Museum is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation or a criminal record.

You may also wish to check out our volunteer opportunities.

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