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 e-mail Tracy Rogers, HR Manager: [email protected]


Curatorial Assistant

Part time (3 days per week)

£14,002.80 pa

We have an exciting opportunity in our Curatorial Team for a part time Curatorial Assistant to support the Museum Curator in professionally caring for the Museum’s Exhibit Building and Artefact collections including their storage and conservation, display and further collecting.

The ideal candidate will be a team player with excellent communication skills, a proactive and organised approach and the ability to work independently.

Demonstrable interest in the Museum’s collections alongside knowledge of and commitment to best practice standards in collections management is essential. As is a background in supporting curatorial delivery with experience of project work, preferably in a museum or gallery setting.

For further detail please read the Curatorial Assistant Job Description

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

The closing date for applications is 23 April 2019

Interviews will be scheduled week commencing 6 May 2019

Voluntary Roles

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

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.