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Work with us

The Jewish Museum London is for people of all backgrounds and faiths to explore British Jewish heritage, identity and culture.

The museum has a small team of around 30 members of staff. We are always looking for committed and passionate people to join our team. 

Check out our list of current vacancies 

Become a Volunteer

Volunteers are the backbone of the Jewish Museum and our committed 120-strong team helps us to run the museum; assisting with ticket sales, front of house duties, and tour guiding. There are also opportunities for internships and work experience placements with the Learning and Development teams.

Visitor Services Volunteers

"I especially would like to thank your volunteers. I have never seen such knowledge, hospitality and eagerness to spend time with us and answer questions. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts."  Museum Visitor

We are currently recruiting volunteers to help cover 13 shifts across the course of every week (with a particular focus on the weekends).

The roles are all public facing and cover Gallery Invigilation, Admissions/Retail and Welcome Desk/Cloakroom. All training will be given on the role and immediate starts are available. 

If you are interested in applying for the roles, then please complete the form below and return it to

Download the Volunteer Interest Form

Development and Marketing Volunteer

We are currently recruiting a Marketing and Development Volunteer to help engage our visitors in our exhibitions, events and, most importantly, our membership programmes. 

More information and details of how to apply for Marketing and Development Volunteer

Internships with our Learning Team

If you are interested in volunteering with the Jewish Museum Learning Team please get in contact with the following people:-

For internships please contact:

Please note that all internship placements are currently filled in the Curatorial Teams. There will be 2 placements available in the Learning Team internship programme for each of the following periods.  All internships are unpaid.

Click here to find out what our past interns experienced and their thoughts on their placements
  • Sept - Dec 2015 (Placements Full - Closed to applications)
  • Jan - March 2016 (Open to applications - please complete and return the form below)
  • April - July 2016 (Not open to applications yet.  Opens Oct 2015)
  • Sept - Dec 2016 (Not open to applications yet.  Opens Jan 2016)
Download and complete the expression of interest form (pages 2-5)


For school aged work experience placements please contact:

If you would like to volunteer in our School Workshops please contact: