Vacancies

Would you like to be part of the team at one of the world's leading military museums?

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crew to life... Supported by the world’s best collection of tanks & action packed live displays. Our staff play a vital role in ensuring each and every one of them has a memorable and enjoyable visit.

Current Opportunities:

CHEF

£18,000 per annum

37.5 hours per week to include some weekend working

This is an exciting opportunity to work at The Tank Museum as a chef. You will be required to create new dishes and specials and manage stock and ordering.  Supporting the Head Chef and Catering Manager you will work to raise the bar even higher in the Tank Museum restaurant and catering outlets.

You’ll be delivering an excellent service and from delicious home-made cakes to fine lunches and event and function catering, challenge and variety will always be on the menu with a career in catering at The Tank Museum.

Closing date: 11th March 2019

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MUSEUM GUIDE  - Internal Applicants Only

37.5 hours per week (5 days per week to include weekend and B/Hols)

£16,009 per annum

Are you a people person?

As a Museum Guide you will play a crucial part in enhancing the visitor experience on the Museum floor through personal interaction and by interpreting the exhibits while maintaining visitor safety and security.

Although full training will be provided, clear, confident communication skills are required for this role. Successful candidates will have an interest in military history, be service orientated, enthusiastic, reliable, smart in appearance, a team player and be able to act on their own initiative.

Closing date: 25th February 2019

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CONTENT MARKETING EXECUTIVE

Full time permanent position £21,000 per annum

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crews to life. This is a fabulous opportunity to join The Tank Museum at a time of growth for the marketing team in this new post as Content Marketing Manager.  This is a modern junior PR role, ideal for a candidate wishing to develop and hone their media relations and digital communication skills in a dynamic and forward thinking team.

The post holder will assist in the implementation of the Content and PR plan. They will create and distribute content and information using traditional and social media to reach and engage audiences.

The successful candidate will have a relevant qualification in journalism, media, PR or related discipline. They will be a natural relationship builder, enthusiastic and willing to work hard to meet the demands of the position.

Closing date: 4th March

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EVENTS EXECUTIVE

Full time permanent position £18,000 - £20,000

This is a fabulous opportunity to work for the Tank Museum as the Events Executive where you will play a crucial role in assisting the Events Manager in the delivery of all Museum corporate and private events, ensuring a seamless service with clients, visitors and internal customers delivering the highest standards on all events.  Each event is as unique as the next.

This is a ‘hands on role’ and the duties will be varied including operational set-up and breakdown of all events as well as assisting on event days with delivery. You will have specific responsibility for the event back office admin procedures, maintaining systems in the planning and booking of events. Together with supporting the events team in the day to day coordination and planning of the events calendar, including our biggest event of the year Tankfest.  

We are looking for an enthusiastic motivated individual with a genuine passion for events and operations. You will need to be able to work on your own initiative in a high paced environment.

Excellent administration and organisational skills required with a proven track record of initiating and implementing back office systems. Experience of working in an event organisational role is desirable.

Closing date: 25th February

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CATERING SUPERVISOR

Salary £18,000 - £20,000

Permanent contract 37.5 hours per week (5 out of 7 to include some weekend working)

All the pace and buzz of a busy restaurant without the split shifts and evening work. As a Catering Supervisor you will be supporting the Catering Manager and Head Chef to motivate and lead the catering team, raising the bar even higher in The Tank Museum restaurants and catering outlets. You’ll be delivering an excellent service, and a high standard of food from delicious home-made cakes to fine lunches and event and function catering, challenge and variety will always be on the menu with a career in catering at The Tank Museum.

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Closing date: 23rd February


CATERING ASSISTANTS

Zero hours contract. 

Zero hours contracts available within the Tank Museum Catering outlets.

As a Catering Assistant you will be undertaking general kitchen and restaurant duties to support the catering team in delivering the highest standards of food service and the best possible visitor experience.

No previous experience necessary but enthusiasm with the ability to deliver excellent customer service will be required. Full training will be given

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To Make Your Application:

To apply for any of the positions above, there is a requirement to complete The Tank Museum application form below and return it to recruitment@tankmuseum.org. CVs only accepted in support of your completed application form.
 
Due to the large number of applications we usually receive, it is not possible to write to you should you not be shortlisted. If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Download application form here.

Staff may be subject to a CRB check on appointment.