Casual Service Assistant (Arts & Museums)

Casual Service Assistant (Arts & Museums)

Salary: Hourly rate – £9.42 per hour (includes holiday pay)

Substantive basic rate is £8.09 per hour, however we are committed to paying the Living Wage at £8.45 per hour for standard working hours. In addition, you will be paid holiday on every hour worked at £0.97 per hour.

Location: Various Arts & Museums venues across the City

This is a casual post. Your hours of work will be variable, as and when required. Adhoc hours of work will include daytime, evenings, weekends and occasional bank holidays.

We are looking to increase our pool of casual staff to help deliver customer focused services at venues across our busy Arts & Museums service, operating as an ‘Museum Visitor Attraction’ that meets the needs of Leicester’s communities.  To support the day-to-day care, operations and the overall presentation of sites following best practice.

Requirements of the post include:

-Experience of working within a busy visitor or customer facing environment and of working with members of the public;

-Good communication and interpersonal skills;

-Ability to operate tills and payment card machines;

-Experience of manual handling tasks and cleaning duties;

-Team player with ability to work on own initiative;

-Commitment and understanding of the need to ensure high standards of customer care, to ensure a welcoming, safe and secure Museum environment;

-Able to work on a flexible rota, including daytime, evenings, weekends and some Bank Holidays;

-Must be willing to wear uniform (or adhere to a dress code) as required;

-Subject to a Basic Disclosure Police check.

For an informal discussion please contact Stefanie Tyler-Divine on Tel: 0116 225 4980 or

Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our preferred method of contact.

Closing Date:  22 October 2017

Post Number: A0084/1017KP/EX

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