Job Opportunities

The Bowes Museum has a workforce of approximately 70 employees and over 100 volunteers, all of whom come from varying backgrounds and offer the Museum a diverse range of knowledge and skills. If you are interested in working in the Museum as an employee or volunteer, please see further information and details of how to apply on our website. Other opportunities to get involved as a volunteer are offered by the Friends.

Media PR Officer

Closing Date: 10/03/18 12:00 PM

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

The Bowes Museum is looking for a Media PR Officer who can be flexible, has excellent communication skills and can work on their own initiative as well as part of the Marketing Team. 

Assistant Chef

Closing Date: 10/01/18 12:00 PM

Hours: Minimum 37 hours per week (including weekends and occasional evening work)

The Bowes Museum is looking to appoint an energetic and ambitious Assistant Chef with a passion for food for Café Bowes. 
This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to develop their catering career.
The successful applicant will be enthusiastic and passionate about cooking.

Research Coordinator

Closing Date: 10/05/18 12:00 PM


The Bowes Museum is seeking someone to fulfil an exciting and challenging role to develop access to its unique archive and library facilities.