HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast London, England

Imperial War Museums
Full Time London, England 14753 GBP ANNUAL Today
Job description

Opportunity ID


HMS Belfast - London
£14,753.33 per annum pro rota (£22,130 full time equivalent)
25 hrs per week
Retail and Admissions HMSB
Job Summary

The Retail and Admissions department welcomes over 2 million visitors each year. The department has 5 permanent Retail and Admissions operations across the IWM branches. The department is responsible for generating income and profit for IWM; delivering a product range that is unique, relevant and inspiring; providing excellent customer service and visitor welcome and the department acts as an ambassador for the IWM brand and values.

HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast attracts over 300,000 visitors each year. The branch charges an admission entry fee and manages the arrival of pre booked groups. The Retail and Admissions operation comprises a ticket desk and shop.

Admissions: The key roles and functions are focused on welcome and income. This includes providing an excellent visitor welcome; information about the ship; entry ticket sales and guidebook sales.

Retail: The key roles and functions for Retail are focused on product knowledge, sales drive, teamworking and customer service. HMS Belfast has one shop, situated in the admissions area.

For a full list of duties and the person specification (which your application will be marked against) please view the Job Description.

Closing date for applications

May 31st 2023, 9:00 AM

Interview Details

Interviews for this post are to be confirmed.


As an employee of the IWM Trading Company, the benefits listed below are discretionary and IWM reserves the right, with due notice, to vary or withdraw them at any time. All such benefits apply during the course of your employment only.

  • The annual leave allowance is 31 days per annum rising to 36 days after 5 years
  • Access to our Pension Scheme arrangements including employer contributions.
  • Access to select a range of benefits to suit your personal circumstances and lifestyle via our benefits platform, IWM4me. IWM4me offers IWM staff a wide range of health, protection, and lifestyle benefits, many at corporate rates not available on the high street.
  • Free sanitary products provided at all sites.
  • 20% discount in all IWM’s on-site shops.
  • A 25% discount in IWM’s cafes.
  • Free entry to all IWM Air shows at IWM Duxford.
  • Free entry to a large number of other museums & galleries and their exhibitions which we have reciprocal arrangements with.
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity benefits dependent on length of service.
  • Access to our in-house training programmes and development
  • Access to an interest free season ticket loan scheme
  • Access to a Ride 2 Work Scheme
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme, and Career Development Advice.
  • IWM staff also have access to The Charity for Civil Servants services and support.
  • Eligibility to join the Civil Service Sports Club, securing additional discounts and benefits.
  • Access to social events run by groups with IWM.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions. This role is subject to:

A basic check, which shows unspent convictions and conditional cautions.

Equal Opportunities

IWM is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunities.

We miss out when people feel IWM isn't for them, and are committed to removing and reducing barriers to make IWM open to everyone.

Our Access and Inclusion strategy has been developed to promote openness, equal opportunities to access, inclusivity and encourage diversity in everything that we do, from employment practices, the services we provide to our visitors to the facilities we make available to public.

At IWM we seek to address the need for greater diversity within our workforce as well as the wider museum and heritage sector. In all our practices we embrace diversity and promote equality of opportunity and we welcome applications from suitable candidates of all backgrounds.

HMS Belfast
Imperial War Museums
London, United Kingdom
John Brown
Unknown / Non-Applicable
201 to 500 Employees
Non-profit Organisation
Culture & Entertainment