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Jobs and Vacancies

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All current jobs and vacancies can be found here or keep an eye on our social media to be the first to find out more.

Our small team is supported by a large group of volunteers without whom we simply couldn’t function. Scroll to find out more about volunteering with us!

The Museum runs an equal opportunity organisation – We are committed to ensuring equality of opportunity and to take action to avoid discrimination. It is important to us that our organisation is accessible to all, and that this is reflected in our application process.

If you have any questions – please don’t hesitate to email [email protected]

Current Vacancies

Operations Manager

The Royal Institution of Cornwall (RIC) is looking to appoint an Operations Manager. This is a key role suited to someone who can take a pro-active, leadership approach and is able to prioritise to help deliver a smooth, safe, and exciting visitor and team experience. The role will work collaboratively within the RIC team towards our strategic ambitions.

To fine out more, please read our Job Description and Person Specification.

To apply, please submit the Job Application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to [email protected].

Volunteering at Royal Cornwall Museum

Volunteers are a vital part of the running of Royal Cornwall Museum, and we are currently looking for friendly, enthusiastic, and motivated people to grow our team of dedicated volunteers.

At the moment, we’re particularly looking for volunteers in the following areas:

  • Visitor Experience (Saturday mornings)
  • Visitor Experience (Saturday afternoons)

Visitor Experience volunteers are integral to the life of the museum and working in this role your responsibilities will include welcoming and engaging with visitors around the museum. Optional tasks include visitor survey collecting and assisting with events.

For more information, please email [email protected]

Work Experience

We accept a limited number of work experience slots on a first-come first-served basis. Sadly, due to high demand, our work experience slots for Spring/Summer 2024 are now full.