Science Museum Group
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3.9 out of 5 stars.
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About Science Museum Group

The Science Museum Group holds an international collection of objects, library and archive material relating to science, technology, medicine, transport, media, and industry. As the most important group of Science and Industry museums worldwide we are comprised of Science Museum (London), Science and Media Museum (Bradford), National Railway Museum – 

Our Mission and Values

At the Science Museum Group, we make it our mission to Inspire Futures. Our talented and dedicated colleagues are guided by five values that encapsulate what we’re all about: • we think big, pushing the limits of what’s possible; • we challenge ourselves to reveal wonder; • we use our passion, expertise and creativity to share authentic stories; • we aim to ignite curiosity in our audiences and our colleagues; and • we take pride in being open for all

Life at SMG

Our Benefits

Working at the Science Museum Group comes with a range of benefits to help you plan for the future, save money and enjoy life. This includes: • Pension • BUPA dental & health • Interest free loans • Buy and sell holiday • Employee assistance programme • Flexible working • Career breaks • Discounts in onsite cafes, shops and cinemas • Free entry to exhibitions • Discounts at other museums

What We Do

Our Recruitment Process

So, you’ve seen your dream job with SMG. What do you do now? You’ll need to apply for the position via our website. We ask all candidates to complete an application form for our vacancies instead of a traditional CV, as we prefer to shortlist based on values, experience and skills to ensure a fair and equitable process for all candidates. As part of this process, we’ll ask you to provide answers to up to 3 Supporting Statement questions, as well as some basic personal information which we will need for equal opportunities monitoring. We review all applications against the criteria detailed in the Vacancy Information Pack, so please do ensure you fully detail how you meet the criteria of the role. We love it when our applicants write thorough and thoughtful responses to the Supporting Statement questions, so don’t be afraid to go into detail. This will ensure we get a good understanding of your skills and experience, and how you meet the requirements of the role. You’ll hear from us within a couple of weeks of the closing date if your application has been shortlisted, most likely by email. You will be given full details as to the date, time, location and structure of the interview, and who you’ll be meeting on the day, so you know what to expect. If you’re successful, congratulations! You will be contacted with full details of the job offer and contract, and we will discuss your start date. And if you’re not successful at this time, don’t lose heart. We aim to provide interview feedback to those who want it. Unfortunately, we can’t always provide feedback if you’re not shortlisted, due to the volume of applications we receive. Do keep an eye on our website, or our social media channels, and feel free to apply again.
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