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The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum is part of the Culture Coventry charitable trust. Occasionally we need to recruit new staff to the team, and we look for self-motivated and forward-thinking people. Even if you are based behind the scenes, you need to be comfortable working with or around visitors in an environment where creating the right atmosphere is everything. Everyone in the team plays an active part in delivering our fantastic attraction to visitors.

All of our vacancies can be found listed here when they arise, but if you can’t wait to get involved why not
click here to see our Volunteering Programme.



Casual Café Assistant

Pay:            £7.88 per hour 

Job type:        Casual work 

Working hours:    Zero Hours Basis

We are looking for two more Café Assistants to add to our bank of casual workers, to 
Help cover peak periods, support events and also cover staff leave.  The roles will be 
based at Alfred’s Café, which is situated within the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum.  

You should already have experience of working within a café setting, with a sound understanding of Health & Safety food hygiene standards, as well a passion to deliver a proactive and high level of customer service.

Closing date for applications : 12pm on Friday 16 June     

Application Form


Volunteer Coordinator – Community Engagement Plan

Culture Coventry is looking for an enthusiastic Volunteer Coordinator who is able to contribute to the delivery of the Community Engagement Activity Plan by recruiting, training and managing teams of volunteers. 

You will be required to deliver and administer the volunteer programme linked with the Community Engagement Activity plan, as well as liaising with the existing Volunteer Coordinator to ensure a consistent approach to volunteer management. You will also be leading the volunteer programme for Community Engagement Activity which will include recruitment, training and managing all volunteers and volunteer records.

The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and must be able to demonstrate strong administrative skills and customer focused. The role will also require someone who is able to work with flexibility and willingness to work outside standard hours when required, taking a proactive, and team player approach.

Please note this is a maternity cover position, so will be available on a fixed term basis until 31/03/2018.

Closing date for applications : 25th June 2017     

Application Form



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Email or call us on 024 7623 7521.

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