Opening Hours

Café, galleries and shop: Tuesday – Sunday 11am – 5pm

House: Tuesday – Sunday 12  – 5pm

Free, timed entry tickets to the House are available at the information desk on arrival or online here.

Last entry to the House is at 4.30pm

Access Information & Contact Us

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+44 (0)1223 748 100
mail@kettlesyard.cam.ac.uk

 

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Retail Assistant (part time)

Kettle’s Yard is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Retail Assistant to join our Front of House team.

The Retail Assistant will be responsible for the day-to-day running of Kettle’s Yard’s shop floor, combining excellent customer service with passion for driving sales. In addition, the Retail Assistant will provide operational and administrative support to the Retail Manager to maintain an efficient, desirable and profitable retail offer both in store and online.

The Retail Assistant will work with the Retail Manager to plan and carry out sales activities so as to maintain and develop the Kettle’s Yard retail offer in accordance with agreed sales strategy and targets. They will be expected to demonstrate a high-level of customer service and work with the wider Front of House team to provide an integrated and coherent visitor experience throughout Kettle’s Yard.

The hours for this part-time post total 15 hours per week, worked across Tuesday & Wednesday. Opportunities for overtime are frequently available, in particular weekends and evenings.

The deadline for applications is midnight on Monday 21 October 2019.

Interviews will held on Monday 28 October 2019.

Please click here to apply

Retail Assistant (zero hours)

Kettle’s Yard is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Retail Assistant to join our Front of House team.

The Retail Assistant will be responsible for the day-to-day running of Kettle’s Yard’s shop floor, combining excellent customer service with passion for driving sales. In addition, the Retail Assistant will provide operational and administrative support to the Retail Manager to maintain an efficient, desirable and profitable retail offer both in store and online.

The Retail Assistant will work with the Retail Manager to plan and carry out sales activities so as to maintain and develop the Kettle’s Yard retail offer in accordance with agreed sales strategy and targets. They will be expected to demonstrate a high-level of customer service and work with the wider Front of House team to provide an integrated and coherent visitor experience throughout Kettle’s Yard.

This post is available on zero-hours basis. Shifts will vary according to the needs of the retail team. This post will require weekend and occasional evening working.

The deadline for applications is midnight on Monday 21 October 2019.

Interviews will held on Monday 28 October 2019.

Please click here to apply

Visitor Assistant (part time)

Kettle’s Yard is seeking an enthusiastic Visitor Assistant to join our growing front of house team.

The Visitor Assistants (VA) will be part of the team responsible for the day-to-day security of Kettle’s Yard’s collection while also providing a safe, enjoyable, accessible and informative experience for visitors.

This role will function across both the historic cottages and the newly built galleries. VAs are required to fulfil their dual function of safety and visitor engagement across both locations.

Kettle’s Yard is open to the public between 11am and 5pm (House from 12pm), Tuesday through Sunday and bank holiday Mondays. The hours for this part-time post may vary but ideally will fall between 15 and 20 hours per week (3 to 4 days per week), worked across Tuesday to Sunday. There will be opportunities for additional hours to cover evening events, school visits, venue hires and tours. Evening availability is desirable. If you have an ideal working pattern please indicate this in your application.

Closing date: Wednesday, 1 November 2019 Interview dates: 12 & 13 November 2019

Please click here to apply

Visitor Assistant (zero hours)

Kettle’s Yard is seeking an enthusiastic Visitor Assistant to join our growing front of house team.

The Visitor Assistants (VA) will be part of the team responsible for the day-to-day security of Kettle’s Yard’s collection while also providing a safe, enjoyable, accessible and informative experience for visitors.

This role will function across both the historic cottages and the newly built galleries. VAs are required to fulfil their dual function of safety and visitor engagement across both locations.

Kettle’s Yard is open to the public between 11am and 5pm (House from 12pm), Tuesday through Sunday and bank holiday Mondays. These zero hour posts are required to cover sickness and holiday as well as to fill in gaps in our rota and evening events so will vary by need and applicant’s availability. The hours will be worked across Tuesday to Sunday. There will be opportunities for additional hours to cover occasional evening events. Evening availability is desirable. If you have an ideal working pattern please indicate this in your application.

Closing date: Wednesday, 1 November 2019 Interview dates: 12 & 13 November 2019

Please click here to apply

Volunteers

If you are looking for volunteering opportunities please visit our Volunteers page.

Work Experience

For work experience opportunities please visit the University of Cambridge Museums website.