Join our team

We’re always on the lookout for passionate and curious people to join our team – from full-time staff to one-off volunteers. 

We’re driven by our ambition to bring communities together, stories to life and world-class cultural experiences to Hull. Every day, our team delivers fun, surprising and creative experiences that inspire curiosity, lifelong learning and local pride. 

If that sounds like something you’d like to do – take a look at our current opportunities. We’d love to hear from you!

Job vacancies

To find out more about our current vacancies, visit the Hull Culture and Leisure job site.


Our volunteers are a big part of what we do at Hull Museums. They take on all sorts of roles from conservation to gallery support, to guided tours. 

  • Last year volunteers gave over 3000 hours to Hull Museums –  thanks!
  • This month, volunteers are involved in eight different activities across the museums.

We’re so grateful to all our volunteers for sharing their knowledge and passion for heritage with our visitors. If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, here are a few ways you can get involved.

Support the city you love and sign up for most of our museum volunteering activities with HEY! Volunteers. Visit their website to find out more or discover the latest opportunities.

There’s a big project underway to refurbish Hull’s Maritime Museum and historic ships. To find out more about volunteering at these sites, visit the Hull Maritime Project.

Aged 18–25? Join our volunteer group of young creatives, curators and promoters. They work with Ferens Art Gallery to devise and curate all kinds of exciting art-led activities.

Other opportunities

We also offer specific volunteer opportunities aimed at giving individuals or groups skills and experience in the museum and art gallery sector. These opportunities pop up throughout the year and across our different venues. Watch this space!

Volunteers deliver reminiscence activities across the city and at our sitesVolunteers deliver reminiscence activities across the city and at our sites.

A woman with her arm up pointing towards somethingHull Maritime volunteers delivering white badge accredited tours.

Volunteer conservation of museum display objectsVolunteer conservation of museum display objects.