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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

Young Freelancer Role

Closing date: Wednesday 15 June 
£9.40 per hour
Deadline: Wednesday 15 June (17:00)
Recruitment days: Friday 1 July and Thursday 7 July/ Friday 8 July

Are you looking to join a creative team to gain professional experience, build on your skills and share your talent to inspire others? Do you care about London's culture and history? London Transport Museum is seeking four enthusiastic 18-25 year olds to apply for our Young Freelancer role. 

A Young Freelancer is a developmental role for any young person aged 18-25 who is passionate about creative learning and museums. A Young Freelancer works on an ad-hoc project by project basis supporting workshops and activities for different Museum audiences. 

The Young Freelancer role is designed to offer a flexible and alternative route for young people into a career in the cultural sector. It reflects the growing number of freelance opportunities in the sector and trains young people to build the confidence, skills and understanding required to independently embark on a freelance, self-employed career.

If you think this could be the role for you, please download the role description below, and send your CV and a short introduction (no more than 1 page) of yourself and your interest in becoming a Young Freelancer to [email protected] by 5pm Wednesday 15 June.

Recruitment will take place on Friday 1 July and will involve taking part in group tasks around the Museum in Covent Garden, London. Successful candidates will then be invited to a second recruitment stage for an interview on either Thursday 7 July or Friday 8 July.

Role profile and application form [956 KB]

Welcome Host and Learning Volunteer

Closing date: Tuesday 21 June 

Do you enjoy engaging with children and adults, helping others, and working as a team?

We are looking for volunteers with commitment, enthusiasm and a passion for people and museums to ensure the high standard of customer service and education offer that our visitors deserve. 

You’ll be supporting our excellent Customer Services and Learning teams, helping the Museum maintain a high standard of visitor experience during busy periods. You will be a friendly face to help bring the Museum to life, welcoming visitors, answering their questions, supporting families during the holidays and supporting school visits during term time. 

Role profile and application form [956 KB]

Contact us

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