We're the charity who look after and bring to life 2,000 miles of waterways across England and Wales. The Trust’s work is focused on making life better by water. Every role across the Trust plays its part in transforming our canals and rivers into spaces where local people want to spend time and feel better, bringing well-being benefits to millions.
We are looking for a flexible and professional candidate with excellent interpersonal skills and commercial awareness to work as a Museum Assistant. You will be engaging with customers, ensuring that they have a fantastic experience at the museum. The main key skills required are excellent customer service skills and a proactive, positive attitude.
Additionally, if you any valid, recent retail experience of working within commercial retail shops or provided customer service to museums/public attractions that would be a real advantage for this role.
You will need to be an effective communicator and have previous experience of dealing with the public, for example, providing information, advice or sales.
This is a 6 month temporary vacancy with a possibility of being extended. The successful candidate for this role will be required to work 22 hours a week on a rota.
The responsibilities of this role will include:
Experience, skills and qualifications required
In addition to your salary we can offer you a short term experience working within a vibrant and exciting team whose goal is to support our national team to deliver a wonderful and memorable customer experience.
We aim to represent the diverse communities we are part of and welcome applicants from across all sectors of the community. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce brings with it a diversity of ideas, thinking and ways of working which enhances what we do.
Find out more about the work we do and opportunities we have on our website: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/about-us