Job vacancies at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and its associated attractions are advertised within these pages and externally in the relevant press. Please only apply for vacancies that are available as we are unable to reply to speculative letters.

  • Salary: £28k (full-time)
    37 hours per week

    An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the senior team at the multi award winning Mary Rose Museum as the Visitor Operations Manager. Working closely with the Head of Operations, this post takes responsibility for ensuring the delivery of a world class visitor experience.

    We are seeking a flexible and positive person, who is passionate about working in a museum environment. It is essential you have a proven track record as a people manager; with exceptional leadership skills and experience leading teams of staff and volunteers. Candidates will require good administrative skills, be an excellent communicator and be able to work proactively. A pragmatic approach to changes in priorities and schedules will be required, as well as a being able to work under pressure.

    Please see the attached job description for more details.

    Applications should be submitted by covering letter and CV to Michelle Rickman (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) by Monday 31st August. Interviews will be held at the Mary Rose Museum on Thursday 10th September.

    If you have not been contacted by Friday 4th September, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

  • 20 hours per week ( To end of September ) £6.50ph

    Camber Lights café @
    Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower

    Applicants need excellent communication skills, have a strong understanding of customer care principles, as well as a desire to deliver an outstanding customer experience. Experience is not essential as training will be given to successful applicants. This role will involve working most weekends.

    For further details, or an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact
    Bryan Davies on 02392 727 583 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Applicants are asked to submit a CV and a statement indicating why you are interested in this position. Applications should be forwarded to the NMRN HR team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . We are currently looking for a team of Casual Catering Assistants to support the current permanent team. Immediate start may be available and interviews will be scheduled on an individual basis.

  • HMS WARRIOR 1860 is looking to recruit a Finance and Personnel Assistant from September 2015.

    The role is primarily to support the Finance and Personnel Manager in the day to day responsibility for accounting procedures as well as assisting in the preparation of management accounts for 2 companies. This opportunity comes at a time of exciting change in a small expanding organisation.

    Warrior Preservation Trust Limited currently has a turnover of £2.2m and is involved in a £3.6m HLF funded project.

    The successful candidate must be a qualified (or near qualified) member of the AAT or equivalent. You will be able to demonstrate good knowledge of standard accounting systems and be conversant in Excel, WORD and SAGE. In addition, you will require excellent planning and organisational skills and a logical and methodical approach to tasks. Able to work both independently and as key member of a small team in a busy and challenging environment, flexibility and adaptability are important. An understanding of Charity law and HMRC Gift Aid procedures and VAT reporting is also desirable.

    This is initially a temporary,1 year post, 22.5hours per week. Salary £23,400 pa pro rata plus holidays and benefits.

    Further details can be found on our website or by contacting:

    Isabelle Russell – Finance and Personnel Manager
    HMS Warrior 1860
    HM Naval Base Portsmouth
    PO1 3QX
    02392 778600
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Closing date for applications: Friday 11th September 2015
    Interviews will take place Week commencing 21st September 2015