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Apprenticeships (x 2) – front of house
We will be looking for two enthusiastic individuals to join the newly established apprenticeship programme at our award-winning and vibrant heritage attraction in North Devon. Applications for these roles will re-open in March 2014.
The Museum of British Surfing is a registered charity working towards formal Arts Council England Accreditation, and this is a perfect opportunity to gain invaluable experience is all aspects of our operation. You will work towards a Cultural and Heritage Venue Operations Apprenticeship with our learning provider Plymouth College of Art.
Applications will resume in March 2014, please call or email us for an informal chat – if you have applied already your application will be considered when the programme restarts.
We are also looking for enthusiastic and self-motivated volunteers in the following fields; front of house staff; events & fundraising; collection documentation; museum accreditation; education & schools/community outreach; volunteer co-ordinator; youth ambassadors; surfboard restoration & historical research.
Whether you’re a student looking to gain valuable work experience, a professional looking to give something back to community projects, or actively looking to get your foot on the charity or surf industry ladder, this opportunity is tailor-made for you.
Newly recruited volunteers will help deliver excellent customer service to thousands of visitors and will also have the opportunity to get involved with marketing & events, learn about the charity sector and play their part in the UK’s growing surf industry.
Front of house volunteers need to be able to spare at least three hours a week. You can download a description of the role here:
Please email a CV and covering letter outlining which role you’re interested in and why you feel you are suitable to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Museum of British Surfing is an equal opportunities employer – we welcome applications from all, regardless of race, gender, age or physical ability.