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.

  • Visitor Experience Team Members (CASUAL) – National Museum of the Royal Navy (Portsmouth)
     
    Salary:  £7.20 per hour 
     
    Casual basis - Hours will vary based on the needs of the business.
     
    The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) is recruiting for a team of casual seasonal staff to support the existing teams during the busy summer period. 
     
    You’ll need bags of enthusiasm and a positive ‘can do’ attitude to succeed in this role. You will need to ensure our visitors are welcomed, assisted, delighted, engaged and inspired.
     
     
    Key Opportunities
     
    Working in unique heritage environments delivering excellent customer service to delight our visitors.
     
    Proactively engaging with visitors to promote our naval story and maximise the benefits of their visit.
     
    Working as part of the a multi-disciplinary team with opportunities to make a real difference 
     
     
    Knowledge/Experience 
     
    Demonstrable understanding of both customer service and customer care principles with a track record of delivering an outstanding customer experience.
     
    Ability to work within and effectively contribute to a team, sharing best practice and acting as a role model for all colleagues.
     
    Experience of communicating and engaging with a wide audience and different stakeholders.
     
    Basic knowledge of Health and Safety and Security requirements and a willingness to learn more.
     
     
    For further details, or an informal discussion regarding the Visitor Experience Team Member role, please contact Claire Baverstock (General Manager) on 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 how their knowledge and experience match those specified.  
     
    Applications should be forwarded to the HR Team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and are required by 4pm on 31st May 2016.  
     
    Interviews will be held in Portsmouth on a date yet to be confirmed.
  • Volunteers Wanted for the Mary Rose Museum.
    Start date: from 1st July 2016


    Exciting opportunities for exceptional people…Could this be you?

    • Do you enjoy meeting new people and working in a team?
    • Would you love to welcome visitors to the award-winning Mary Rose Museum when we re-open this summer?
    • Are you keen to learn?

    If so, you might be just the person we are looking for!

    We are recruiting a number of new museum volunteers to help us deliver consistently excellent customer service and interpretation to all our visitors in a friendly and varied team. As part of being a volunteer at the Mary Rose we will ensure you will receive full training, be invited to monthly meetings, receive regular communication and updates as well as be invited to social occasions.

    We need people to deliver an exceptional world class experience in a combination of the following:

    • Welcome and Orientation – in the visitor reception and the museum
    • Retail – assisting in our busy museum shop
    • Galleries – telling the story of the Mary Rose, her crew and artefacts
    • Events – enhancing the exceptional events we deliver
    • Education – helping to deliver workshops to primary and secondary pupils


    If you are interested in find out more about these opportunities…

    Open Afternoon at the Mary Rose Museum – 31st May 2016:
    As part of National Volunteers’ Week come down and speak to the team and our current volunteers about what opportunities we have and what’s coming in the new Museum (Opening Summer 2016).

    Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register your interest or to find out more about volunteering at the Mary Rose Museum.


    We welcome people from all backgrounds and levels of experience.

    These roles may involve weekend and evening work.

    In order to apply you should be available for training on 6th & 7th July 2016.

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    LOVE NAVAL HISTORY? SHARE IT WITH US!

    Volunteer at the National Museum of the Royal Navy

    We have an exciting opportunity for anyone wishing to volunteer with the NMRN.


    We are looking for front of house volunteers to engage with our visitors across our unique and historic attractions, these include:

    ·         HMS Victory

              The world’s oldest commissioned warship, Lord Horatio Nelson’s flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar.

    ·         HMS M.33

              One of only 3 Royal Navy ships to survive from World War One, served at the Gallipoli Campaign in 1915.

    ·         36 HOURS: JUTLAND 1916 EXHIBITION (OPENS MAY 2016)

               Largest exhibition dedicated at the Battle of Jutland in the world

    ·         NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE ROYAL NAVY GALLERIES

               Housed in two Grade I listed buildings displaying artefacts from the beginning of the Royal Navy to the modern day.


    We welcome all ages and backgrounds (18+) to volunteer in our ships and galleries.

    Volunteering with us is a great way to meet new people, developing new skills, gain experience and taken on new challenges

    Please click here to find out more

    If you’re interested, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

     

  • Catering Assistants – Fleet Air Arm Museum (Yeovilton, Somerset) - National Museum of the Royal Navy

    •             37.5 hours per week (some weekend work) - Fixed Term contract until 30 October 2016;

    •             17 hours per week (some weekend work) – Fixed Term contract until 4 September 2016;

    •             Casual hours available

    Salary for all roles:  £7.20 per hour

    Hours will vary based on the needs of the business.

    The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) is recruiting for a team of casual and seasonal staff to support the existing teams during the busy summer period. There are opportunities to work in our Catering team at the Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton.

    You’ll need bags of enthusiasm and a positive ‘can do’ attitude to succeed in this role. You will need to ensure our visitors are welcomed, assisted, delighted, engaged and inspired.

    Key Opportunities

    ·      Working in unique heritage environments delivering excellent customer service to delight our visitors.

    ·      Proactively engaging with visitors to maximise the benefits of their visit.

    ·      Working as part of the a multi-disciplinary team with opportunities to make a real difference

    Knowledge/Experience

    ·      Demonstrable understanding of both customer service and customer care principles with a track record of delivering an outstanding customer experience.

    ·      Ability to work within and effectively contribute to a team, sharing best practice and acting as a role model for all colleagues.

    ·      Experience of communicating and engaging with a wide audience and different stakeholders.

    ·      Basic knowledge of Health and Safety and Security requirements and a willingness to learn more.

    For further details, or an informal discussion regarding the catering roles, please contact Jonathon Tremlett (Catering Manager) on 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 how their knowledge and experience match those specified. 

    Applications should be forwarded to the HR Team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

    Interviews will be held at the Fleet Air Arm Museum on a date yet to be confirmed.

    Please can you state what preference of role listed above you have when you apply

     

  • Contract Type:Maternity cover


    Contact Name:Peter Haddock


    Job specification:


    Our current administrator is going on maternity leave.
    We need a team player who can work with every member of our team, and our colleagues within the dockyard. Key areas are:


    • Financial control skills
    • invoicing,
    • stock control
    • HR admin
    • training admin
    • payroll
    • other admin duties as required.

    Candidate Profile:
    Excellent attention to detail. Able to prove strong financial skills. A strong team player. A really lovely person who is a pleasure to work with.

    Desired Experience:
    Experience in a similar position would be desirable. Use of HR, accounts, and purchasing packages is advantageous.
    Reply to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 07557 922387.

  •  

    Boathouse 7 requires waiting staff to work in our busy cafeteria in the heart of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
    Hours of work are predominately 9-5 including weekends, with some evening shifts.

    Overall purpose of the job


    Performing a variety of tasks associated with food service in a high volume cafe and delivering excellent customer service in the catering unit.
    Skills:
    • Enthusiasm to execute outstanding customer service
    • Communicate confidently with customer & exceeding visitor expectation
    • Ability to work within in a team and individually
    • Reliable/Flexibly
    • To complete unit specific tasks and sign off all associated paperwork
    • To attend team meetings as required
    • To operate the till in line with company operation and cash handling procedures
    • To maximize uptake and spend per head
    Experience preferred but not essential.

    If you think you are the person for the role in this busy, vibrant and friendly unit, we would like to hear from you.
    Please send your C.V along with a Covering Letter to :
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

     

  • General Assistant required in the busy Mary Rose Cafe in the heart of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard – Successful Candidate will be on a Casual Workers Agreement which is a Zero Hour Contract and be required to work in Busy Periods and School Holidays and Weekends


    Overall purpose of the job

    Performing a variety of tasks associated with coffee & food production and delivering excellent customer service in the catering unit.

    Skills:
    • Enthusiasm to execute outstanding customer service
    • Communicate confidently with customer & exceeding visitor expectation
    • Ability to work within in a team and individually
    • Reliable/Flexible – delivery of shifts
    • To deliver the highest levels of customer service in line with company standards
    • To complete unit specific tasks and sign off all associated paperwork
    • To attend team meetings as required
    • To operate the till in line with company operation and cash handling procedures
    • To maximize uptake and spend per head

    Experience preferred but not essential.


    If you think you are the person for the role in this busy, vibrant and friendly unit, we would like to hear from you.

    Please send your C.V along with a Covering Letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.