Working for Weald & Downland

Extraordinary buildings, fascinating artefacts, glorious surroundings and friendly, dedicated people – the Weald & Downland Living Museum is a unique and incredibly rewarding place to work.

If you have any questions or are interested in working at the Museum, please contact us.

Retail & Admissions Manager

We are looking for a Retail & Admissions Manager with drive and passion to lead and motivate a small team to further develop the admission and retail provision as part of our stunning new facilities which opened in May 2017.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable retail management experience preferably in a gift shop or visitor attraction. In addition to growing sales and exceeding targets this role focuses on providing an exceptional visitor experience by ensuring all visitors and guests are warmly welcomed and have an increased awareness of the Museum’s activities and events.

If you are a skilled retail manager who takes pride in achieving great results as part of a committed team, this is a great opportunity to be an integral part of the future of the Museum.

For full details please read the Retail & Admissions Manager Job Description.

If you have any questions or would like further information please contact Tracy Rogers on 01243 811037.

To apply, please send your CV with accompanying cover letter to [email protected]

Closing date for applications is 5pm Monday 4 June 2018.


Voluntary Roles

We are currently recruiting for the following voluntary roles at the Museum:

  • Volunteer Annual Membership Recruitment
  • Volunteer Event Assistant
  • Volunteer Event Stallholder Assistant

To apply, please complete our online volunteer application form.

If you are interested in volunteering at the Museum in an alternative capacity not listed above, please visit our volunteering page.