Seeking a Museum Coordinator

Museum Coordinator, East End Women’s Museum

  • £32,000 per annum pro rata
  • 17.5 hours per week
  • 12 month contract with extension pending funding
  • Home-based with travel in east London
  • Reports to the Board of Trustees, line manages Volunteer Coordinator

The East End Women’s Museum is a public history project established in 2015 to record, share, and celebrate women’s stories and voices from east London’s history. We’re currently working towards opening the East End Women's Museum in a permanent home in Barking in 2020.

We are looking for someone resourceful and flexible to take on the rewarding, challenging, and varied role of Museum Coordinator as the project enters its next stage.

The Museum Coordinator will hold responsibility for fundraising, financial management, communications, and maintaining our virtual office; project manage the move to the museum’s new site; and act as an ambassador for the organisation, building strong relationships with stakeholders.

This is an exciting time to join the project, offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the right person to shape not only a new museum but a new kind of museum.

Please submit a completed application form via email to Sarah Jackson at by 12pm on Monday 30 July 2018.

Interviews will be held on Monday 13 August 2018. If you know you are not available on this date please let us know when you apply.

If you have any queries about the role please contact Sarah Jackson on