Volunteer Co-Ordinator (part-time)
A vacancy has arisen for a Volunteer Co-Ordinator to join the Bletchley Park team and support our many volunteers. This role will be responsible for the co-ordination of all elements of volunteering within the Trust and to support and engage with the volunteers. We are looking for an individual with excellent inter-personal skills who can engage with a wide range of people. You will be a confident communicator, both written and spoken, and able to demonstrate the ability to research and develop volunteer policies and procedures. You will be able address groups of volunteers and deal sensitively with individuals.
The role requires an organised and methodical manner to manage paperwork and coordinating interviews, inductions and training. This is a part-time position that will require frequent working at weekends and in the evenings. We are looking for an individual able to work around 27 1⁄2 hours per week.
The ideal candidate will have experience in dealing with volunteers and human resource management, although full training will be given.
Please apply, sending your CV with a covering letter to [email protected] and please state current/desired salary in your covering letter.
Closing date: Friday, 01 August 2014
Visitor Service Assistants
Opportunities exist for a number of fixed-term positions within our Visitor Services Team. The Bletchley Park Visitor Services Team is responsible for greeting and directing visitors around the museum, and supporting their visit in a number of areas. The role is varied and will include working in admissions, promoting and operating our retail shops and issuing multi-media guides to our visitors.
We are looking for individuals who are passionate about providing great customer service, and who will strive to ensure our visitors enjoy a wonderful day at Bletchley Park. You will have good spoken manner and numeracy skills and be enthusiastic with a "can-do" attitude. Previous experience is not essential but you will need to be able to demonstrate a flexible and hands-on approach whilst being a team player.
There are a number of part-time roles available, typically 12-15 hours per week. These are fixed-term positions until the end of September.
Ability to work flexible hours will be preferred. This is an ideal opportunity for students looking for weekend and holiday positions or those seeking a shorter working day. There will be a requirement to work bank holidays.
To apply (or for a detailed Job Description) please send your CV with a covering letter by 5pm, Friday, 25 July 2014, detailing relevant experience to: [email protected]
Please state preferred hours in your covering letter.
Or apply to:
Mr. F. Howe (Operations Manager)
Bletchley Park Trust
Milton Keynes, MK3 6EB
Closing date: Friday 25 July 2014
We aim to deliver a faultless visitor experience, welcoming up to 250,000 visitors per year, and to achieve this we need to recruit more volunteers.
Becoming a volunteer at Bletchley Park offers the opportunity to share your expertise and gain a new skill set, and it brings people together from diverse backgrounds to work toward a common goal, building camaraderie and teamwork.
Volunteering offers an incredibly rewarding experience and it is an opportunity to explore new personal interests and goals.
Above all it is an opportunity to have fun and try something new.
If you would like to find out more about joining the team of volunteers who help keep Bletchley Park running and provide a fantastic visitor experience, please email: [email protected]