Get involved

There are a number of varied and exciting opportunities at the museum which are offered throughout the year, from Volunteering and Internships through to Work Experience and Placements. Please see the relevant section of the website, or contact us for more information.

Current Vacancies

Freelance Filmmaker

London Transport Museum is currently looking for a freelance filmmaker to document a three year learning programme, ‘Battle Bus’. Between now and 2018 the Battle Bus programme will work with a wide range of volunteers to investigate stories surrounding the role of London’s transport during the First World War. We are looking for a freelance filmmaker to document these projects as they unfold, producing a high quality short film at the end of each year to showcase key moments, learning outcomes and events.

Role description and role profile

If you would like to be considered for the role, please send your applications of interest to [email protected] by 9am, 18 April 2016.  

Your application should include a CV, links to examples of your work and a covering letter. In your covering letter please outline how you meet the person specification, what has attracted you to this brief as well as a proposal of how you would approach delivering this work. Successful applicants will be contacted and invited to pitch their proposals to the Battle Bus team on Monday 2 May 2016.

Young volunteer project

Closing date: Thursday 28 April 
Location: Covent Garden
Salary: n/a

London Transport Museum is looking to recruit 10 young people aged 16-25 for an exciting new project.

This project is research and design focused, with the aim of creating a new map design for the Museum. Young Volunteers will work with the Museum and Legible London, the Transport for London (TfL) department that created wayfinding across the streets of London. The project will involve research, creating focus groups and designing and presenting the final idea to TfL as well as working with a designers that work in the industry. The final map design will be launched in July 2016 and given out by the Museum to visitors to use when navigating around the building. We are looking to recruit students who have a creative background. 

Role description and application form [257 KB]

Contact us

Tel: +44 (0)20 7565 7264
Email: [email protected]