Join the team at Avoncroft Museum


We have the following vacancies:

Bookings Officer (Hospitality and Functions)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and organised person to manage the Museum’s hospitality and functions bookings, ensuring our clients for weddings, parties, corporate functions and room hire receive an excellent service.

Job description – Bookings Officer (Hospitality and Functions)

Closing date: 6.00pm Monday 23rd January 2017.


Engagement Officer

We are looking for an energetic and practical team worker with a positive outlook, to manage the delivery of the Museum’s events and learning programmes to ensure a high-quality experience for all participating visitors.

Job description – Engagement Officer

Closing date: 6.00pm on Monday 23rd January 2017.


Avoncroft Museum Application Form – pdf version

Avoncroft Museum Application Form – MS Word version

Please download and complete an application form, all applications must be submitted by email to by the closing dates above.

Please note, we do not accept unaccompanied CVs.  We will only consider a CV as supplementary to a fully completed application form for the roles above.


Board Member vacancies

We are currently looking to appoint several new Trustees including a new Honorary Treasurer, to Avoncroft Museum’s Council of Management, for up to a 3-year period (after which they will be eligible to stand for re-election). These positions are voluntary  and therefore unpaid.

We are also looking to recruit up to 3 new Directors to the Board of Avoncroft Enterprises Ltd. the trading company wholly-owned by Avoncroft Museum. These positions are voluntary and therefore unpaid.

We are looking for candidates with specific areas of experience and expertise including:

  • Senior financial management or accounting/auditing background
  • Business, administration, strategic planning, fundraising or management
  • Museums, historic buildings, heritage policy or visitor attractions
  • Marketing, press and media or public relations
  • Volunteering, volunteer support or human resources management

For more information about the skills and experience we are seeking, the responsibilities of being a Trustee and the job descriptions for both roles, please see the documents below:

Vacancies for Trustees of Avoncroft Museum and Board Members of Avoncroft Enterprises Ltd.

Background information – Becoming a Trustee of Avoncroft Museum

Job description – Trustee – Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings

Job description – Company Director – Avoncroft Enterprises Board

To apply for these roles please send a letter to the address below or email as attachments to, setting out your interest in the role and accompanied by a detailed CV listing any appropriate employment or voluntary experience, and the qualities and skills you would bring to the role.

c/o Director’s Assistant, Avoncroft Museum, Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B60 4JR.

Closing date: 6.00pm on Wednesday 8th February 2017.



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