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 opportunities 

Moquette Project Freelance vacancy

Location: Covent Garden/ Southwark
Closing date: Sunday 9 April 2017

The Learning Team at London Transport Museum is looking for an experienced freelance educator to deliver a programme of talks, activities and workshops in partnership with St Mungo’s Recovery College . The programme will focus on the Museum’s unique collection of moquette fabrics and designs, and is funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

The role will include;

  • Working closely with colleagues from LTM and St Mungo’s to understand the needs of the client group
  • Develop and support the delivery of all workshops, activities and events
  • Undertake training as necessary
  • Recruit and manage a freelance artist and a team of volunteers who will help to deliver the workshops and the creative outcomes of the project

Appointment to this role will be made based on applications of interest. This should include your CV, examples of your work and a covering letter outlining how your experiences match the person specification. Please also include your initial ideas for developing the draft project workshops (content, themes, resources required etc.) as outlined in the appendix of the role description.

Moquette Project Freelance vacancy role description [300 KB PDF]

To apply please read the role description and send applications to [email protected]

Depot Open Weekend volunteers

Location: Acton
Closing date: 12 April 2017

Do you enjoy being in a customer facing environment, engaging with children and adults, and being part of a team? Are you interested in museum collections and heritage vehicles?

We are looking for volunteers with commitment, enthusiasm and a passion for people and museum collections to support our Spring Depot Open Weekend. To ensure we make the day as enjoyable, exciting and visitor friendly as possible we are supported by many volunteers who offer their enthusiasm, support and knowledge to help bring our collection to life.

You will be working alongside a passionate team of volunteers and staff, engaging with our visitors across the site and supporting the events and activities throughout the day. If you are a fan of London’s transport heritage and enjoy interacting with visitors, we’d love to have you on board.

This is a two-day event which will require a minimum commitment of one full day, as well as a pre-visit to the site for an induction.  

Informal group interviews will be held on Friday 14 April.  You are required to be available for an induction on Wednesday 19 April.

To apply please read the role description and complete the application and send to [email protected]

Event steward role description and application form [978 KB]

Contact us

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