Jobs

We are recruiting! Would you like to work in one of Henley’s most iconic buildings? Our current vacancies are as follows:

Weekend Duty Manager

We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic individual to join our Front of House Team. You will be working every Saturday and Sunday, welcoming visitors and helping to ensure they have a fantastic time at our Museum.  Previous customer service or reception experience is preferred, but not essential. Competitive salary, friendly colleagues and a beautiful location to work.  For more details including job description, please contact recruitment@rrm.co.uk. Applications accepted until midnight on Sunday 15th May.

Weekend Maintenance Assistant

We are looking for a pro-active Maintenance Assistant to cover Saturdays and Sundays  8am – 6pm. In this varied role, you will be providing support to the Facilities team to ensure that our museum buildings and grounds are in working order, well presented, clean and attractive for our visitors. You will be part of a small team delivering a comprehensive range of maintenance and facilities support duties, ensuring all are accessible, secure, safe, well-presented and fit for use.

Competitive salary, friendly colleagues and a beautiful location to work.  For more details including job description and how to apply, please contact recruitment@rrm.co.uk. Applications accepted until midnight on Sunday 15th May.

Summer Student Placement

The River & Rowing Museum are seeking two students (18+) who would be interested in working from July until the beginning of September at our fabulous building on the banks of the Thames and within easy walking distance of the town centre and station.

This is a great opportunity to gain some customer service, office and marketing experience in a supportive, fun and friendly environment. In return you must be enthusiastic, hardworking, able to work 9.30 to 4.00pm 4 days a week, which could include some weekend working, and be prepared to turn your hand to all manner of jobs, including helping to run summer workshops and dressing up as Mr Toad, as well as helping out with our social media, welcoming visitors and basic office duties. A sense of humour, resilience, sociability and reliability are absolute musts for the role.

If this sounds like the perfect summer job for you, please email recruitment@rrm.co.uk, including your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are the perfect fit for us! Mr Toad looks forward to meeting you! 🐸

Volunteering at the River & Rowing Museum

Volunteers enrich the work of the River & Rowing Museum by contributing their skills and time to our diverse programme of exhibitions, events, and a nationally important permanent collection.

Volunteering with us provides an engaging and enriching experience with opportunities to build transferable skills and gain valuable experience within the culture and heritage sector whilst supported by a friendly team.

Click here to see the exciting volunteering opportunities available at the Museum.