Working with us at Lakeland Arts
Welcome to our recruitment section. By visiting this page you are indicating you are already interested in us which is great!
Rather than tell you about us (you can find that in other areas of our website) I will say what a fabulous time to be thinking of joining us.
We opened Windermere Jetty Museum of Boats, Steam & Stories in March 2019 and are growing as an organisation.
It's therefore really important we recruit people with a passion and enthusiasm for what we do and what we want to achieve.
At Lakeland Arts, we come from all walks of life and backgrounds but we have one thing in common: connecting people with outstanding art and heritage in our breath-taking world-class cultural landscape.
More than this, you can expect to work in some of the most beautiful buildings, venues and locations throughout the county and you can expect to feel a real sense of pride in the job you do, every single day.
We have all sorts of roles available, so do browse all the exciting opportunities we have to offer and get involved.
Please remember our team are here to help. If you'd like to know more about working with us, or you'd like information about a specific job, feel free to email us at email@example.com
I look forward to welcoming you to Lakeland Arts.
Chief Executive, Lakeland Arts.
Summer opportunities with Lakeland Arts
Gallery Stewarding £5.25 - 6.50 (age dependant)
Catering assistants £6.50 per hour for candidates aged under 21
Closing date: 15 July. Apply by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Estates Assistant - All Lakeland Arts venues
Casual Summer role as an Estates Assistant you'll maintain excellent standards of estate care and ensure that all buildings and public areas are maintained at appropriate standards.
Salary: £8.25 per hour. Part-time hours.
Collections Management Assistant - Abbot Hall & Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry
Assist the Curatorial team in administering a programme of outgoing loans and exhibitions during the closure period at Abbot Hall. You'll be an integral part of the team, helping oversee collections moves, the decanting of the galleries and the upgrading of our existing stores.
Salary: £18,000 per annum. Fixed term contract 3 years.
Closing date: 29 July.
Curatorial & Programme Assistant - Abbot Hall & Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry
Assist the Curatorial team to deliver internal long-term loans and external national and international loans. Working closely with the Exhibitions and Collections Technical Coordinator you will manage Lakeland Arts' collections stores and logistics. You'll also work with the Assistant Curator to lead a group of volunteers to improve collection documentation, and care for the collection.
Salary: £20,000 pro rata (3 days / 22.5 hours /0.6 FTE). Fixed term contract 3 years.
Closing date: 29 July.
Project Manager - Abbot Hall
Leading and coordinating input from key stakeholders, you'll be proactive in working with teams across Lakeland Arts to deliver a challenging listed building project and both international and national quality Art Gallery and Museum that is fit for purpose.
Salary: £40,000 per annum. Fixed term contract 3 years.
Closing date: 3 September.