Job Opportunities

World War One Exhibition Co-ordinator

Building on the success of Bletchley Park’s recent £8 million restoration, the World War One Exhibition Coordinator will establish, lead and project manage a new and exciting 5 year exhibition on the subject of the origins of British Signals Intelligence to commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War One. You will take the key themes already identified for the exhibition from ideas through to installation by Spring 2015.

You will be responsible for ensuring that the exhibition is accessible to visitors of all backgrounds, working with exhibition designers and a committed curatorial team at Bletchley Park.

Your main responsibilities will be to: provide research input; liaise with project partners; negotiate objects to feature in the exhibition; and research and write content for text panels, captions and multimedia interactives: as well as developing website content.

We seek candidates with a recognised qualification in historical research and analysis, (probably, educated to postgraduate level), a track record of practical experience, and specific knowledge of the World War I period. We offer a unique opportunity to develop a new exhibition working with major sector stakeholders.

World War One Exhibition Co-ordinator Job Description

To apply please send your CV and a letter of application, by 5pm 19 May 2014 detailing relevant experience to:

Victoria Worpole (Director of Learning & Collections)
Bletchley Park Trust
Bletchley
Milton Keynes, MK3 6EB
or email: vworpole@bletchleypark.org.uk

Interviews will be held on Thursday 22 May at Bletchley Park.

Volunteering Opportunities

We aim to deliver a faultless visitor experience, welcoming up to 250,000 visitors per year, and to achieve this we need to recruit more volunteers.

Becoming a volunteer at Bletchley Park offers the opportunity to share your expertise and gain a new skill set, and it brings people together from diverse backgrounds to work toward a common goal, building camaraderie and teamwork.

Volunteering offers an incredibly rewarding experience and it is an opportunity to explore new personal interests and goals.

Above all it is an opportunity to have fun and try something new.  

If you would like to find out more about joining the team of volunteers who help keep Bletchley Park running and provide a fantastic visitor experience, come to one of our volunteering open days on Friday 17 or Saturday 18 January 2014.

Alternatively, please email: volunteer@bletchleypark.org.uk