Our venues

Venues:

Photo bmag

World class museum in the heart of Birmingham city centre.

Chamberlain Square

Birmingham, B3 3DH

0121 348 8038

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Photo thinktank

Award-winning science museum for fun-packed family days out.

Millennium Point, Curzon Street

Birmingham, B4 7XG

0121 348 8000

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Photo aston

Explore the splendour of one of the last great houses built in the Jacobean style.

Trinity Road, Aston

Birmingham, B6 6JD

0121 348 8100

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Photo blakesley

Discover a fine Tudor house and beautiful gardens just a few miles from the heart of the city.

Blakesley Road

Birmingham, B25 8RN

0121 348 8120

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Photo jewellery

A perfectly preserved workshop in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter.

75-80 Vyse Street

Birmingham, B18 6HA

0121 348 8140

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Photo sarehole

A 250 year old working watermill famous for its association with author J.R.R Tolkien.

Cole Bank Road

Birmingham, B13 0BD

0121 348 8160

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Photo soho

Georgian home of the Birmingham industrialist, Matthew Boulton.

Soho Avenue (off Soho Road)

Birmingham, B18 5LB

0121 348 8150

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Photo weoley

The ruins of an exquisite fortified manor house built 750 years ago.

Alwold Road

Birmingham, B29

0121 348 8120

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Careers

If you are interested in working for Birmingham Museum Trust (BMT) and for museums in general please look at the job vacancies, work experience and volunteer opportunities

Read how to apply for jobs at the end of this page.

Job Vacancies

Conference and Banqueting Sales Coordinator

Hours: 37
Salary: £22,000
Location: Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

This role will support growth of business for Birmingham Museums’ Conference and Banqueting service across nine unique venues in Birmingham. The key role of the post holder will be to sell and promote Birmingham Museums' extensive venue hire portfolio in line with department sales targets. We are looking for someone who will generate new sales leads and will work as part of the team to develop and maintain client relationships.

The role will also involve managing the smooth and efficient running of external and internal events, and coordinating the appropriate staff to ensure clients’ expectations are exceeded.

The right candidate will be target driven, an experienced sales person and will have a track record of delivering excellent customer service. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic, driven and enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude, someone who wants to see Birmingham Museums grow and succeed in this market place. We're looking for a flexible team player; this role will involve work with people across the organisation and a wide range of clients.

For more information please download the job description .

Closing date:  29th July


Technician

Hours: 37
Location: Thinktank 
Salary: £22,000.00

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Technical team at Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum. A role where no two days are the same working in our interactive galleries and events spaces. If you have a passion for technology and enjoy the pace of a busy visitor attraction then this is the role for you.

For more information please download the job description

Closing date: 5th August


Learning Officer

Hours: 29.6
Location: Blakesley
Salary: £22,000 (pro rata)

Birmingham Museums Trust is currently recruiting for a Learning Officer at Blakesley Hall Museum. The successful candidate will be expected to take part in the delivery, development and evaluation of the learning offer at Blakesley Hall, which includes school sessions, outreach events and the family program for weekends and holidays. As a Learning Officer you will be based at Blakesley Hall with the opportunity to operate across multiple venues within our portfolio of museums and heritage sites. The ideal candidate should be creative, energetic and enthusiastic individual who will help us bring learning to life.

For more information please read the job description .

Closing date: 5th August


Learning Officer

Hours: 37
Location: Thinktank
Salary: £22,000

Birmingham Museums Trust is currently recruiting for a Learning Officer at Thinktank Birmingham Science museum. The successful candidate will be expected to take part in the delivery, development and evaluation of the learning offer at Thinktank, which includes school sessions, outreach events and the family program for weekends and holidays. As a Learning Officer you will be based at Thinktank with the opportunity to operate across multiple venues within our portfolio of museums and heritage sites. The ideal candidate should be creative, energetic and enthusiastic individual who will help us bring STEM learning to life. 

For more information please read the job description .

Closing date: 5th August


Learning Officers (Casual)

Hours: 0 (Casual Contract)
Locations: Multiple sites
Salary: £11.50 per hour

Birmingham Museums Trust is currently recruiting a pool of casual Learning Officers to work across multiple sites. The successful candidate will be expected to take part in the delivery, and promotion of the learning offer across the Trust, which includes school sessions, outreach events and the family program for weekends and holidays. As a casual Learning Officer you will be working across multiple venues within our portfolio of museums and heritage sites. The ideal candidate should be creative, energetic and enthusiastic individual who will help us bring learning to life.

Closing date: 5th August

For more information please read the job description .


Food & Beverage Service Assistant (Casual)

Casual Contract
Salary: £8.25 per hour

We are currently recruiting for Food & Beverage Service Assistants to work across Birmingham Museum Trust sites including but not limited to the Edwardian Tea Rooms which is one of Birmingham’s most beautiful interior spaces, and provides a wide range of visitor services; including hot and cold food, fresh coffee and a wide range of snacks.

As a vital part of the Food & Beverage team, this role ensures that our customers experience a high level of service, ensuring that high hygiene standards are consistently met.

With experience of providing excellent customer care in a food and beverage setting, the ideal candidate will be able to assist with the preparation of food, maintain the cleanliness of the public areas and confidently handle cash.

For further information please read the job description.

Closing date: Ongoing recruitment


Museum Enabler (Casual)

Hours: 0 (Casual Contract)
Salary: £8.25 per hour

To work as part of Birmingham Museum Trust’s (BMT) Museum Enabler team to provide support in all public-facing areas at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery . This will include helping visitors from the reception desks both in person and over the telephone, Selling tickets for guided tours and events and engaging visitors whilst patrolling our galleries, and exhibition areas. High levels of customer service will be required to ensure visitors enjoy their visit through enabling their engagement with the collections and exhibits and supplying appropriate and practical information, dealing efficiently with queries and assisting them wherever possible. 

Whilst the post holder will be nominally based at a specific site they will be expected from time to time to support across all BMT sites.

For further information please read the job description .

Closing date: Ongoing recruitment


How to Apply

To apply for any of the vacancies at Birmingham Museum Trust please complete an application form and submit your completed application form to recruitment@birminghammuseums.org.uk

We reserve the right the close applications early if sufficient number of applications have been received before the closing date.