Vacancies & Volunteers

Job vacancies

We’re a small team of passionate storytellers, ambitious creatives, community champions and engaging educators. Our visitors often tell us we are not a typical museum and they are right – we are so much more. We bring together diverse artists, communities, businesses and individuals to build something unique and reach new audiences in new ways. 

Every member of our team can weave their own identity and story into the work that they do. As a small, skilled and friendly team with big ambitions the Migration Museum is somewhere you can grow and make a significant impact.

We are on a journey to create Britain’s missing museum – come with us.

Development Manager – Major Donors (Application deadline: 23 July 2023)
Development Manager – Trusts and Foundations (Application deadline: 23 July 2023)
Development Support Manager (Application deadline: 23 July 2023)

Volunteering and placements

Volunteers and placement students are integral and valued members of the Migration Museum, supporting us with day-to-day activities in our temporary venue based in Lewisham, as well as with exciting behind-the-scenes work.

We are not actively recruiting new volunteers or placement students right now, but you can still express interest in joining our team by contacting our Museum Manager on

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