Industry Experts – Volunteer for Design Ventura
Design Ventura is an award-winning enterprise and design project for young people at secondary school. It places design skills in a real world context, developing student creativity and business understanding. The museum is looking for volunteers from the business and design sectors to inspire and support young people as they respond to a design brief, and provide your own real world knowledge.
Human Resources Officer
As the HR Officer at the Design Museum you will work as part of the HR team providing a professional, generalist and timely HR service to all departments at the museum. You will provide advice and guidance to managers and employees that is customer focussed, enhances performance and is responsive to business and organisational needs.
Closing date for applications: Friday 22 August 2014 – 9.00am
Interviews scheduled for: 29 August 2014
Creative Interpreters Programme Volunteer Placements
Get into Design courses are delivered during school half term and summer breaks for young people aged 12-16 years. Working directly with industry specialists, participants spend three days gaining insight into design practice and explore their own creative processes through fun and challenging briefs through these design and make short courses. There is an opportunity for three volunteers aged 18-24 to help develop the museums Get into Design courses as part of the Young People’s Programme. This opportunity will run for a minimum of 18 volunteering days between September 2014 and March 2015, aimed at people interested in contemporary design and informal learning within museums. The age range to apply for these roles is 18-24 is to fulfil the specific requirements of the project.
Closing date for applications: Monday 1 September 2014, 5pm
Informal interviews scheduled for: Monday 8 September 2014