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Find out about current vacancies and other opportunities at the Park.

YSP values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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JOBS
Set in 500 acres of historic parkland Yorkshire Sculpture Park seeks to provide a centre of regional, national and international importance for the creation and appreciation of modern and contemporary sculpture.

Yorkshire Sculpture Park values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Due to the number of applications we receive we are unable to confirm receipt of your application. 

WEEKEND CLEANER
Our Cleaning team provides a professional, efficient and effective cleaning service that enhances the appearance of the Yorkshire Sculpture Park and supports a healthy environment. 

This role is working Saturdays and Sundays, and from time to time you may be asked to work during week days to cover staff annual leave and busy periods.

For more information, please see the job description

To apply for the role, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to HR@ysp.co.uk

Closing date is 10.00am on 2nd May 2017

MEMBERSHIP ADMINISTRATOR
Permanent, part-time
Monday to Friday 10am to 2.30pm

The YSP Friends and YSP Patrons schemes provide an important income for the Park and there is an exciting new growth strategy in place to increase the number of members.

As Membership Administrator you will play a key role in delivering the new strategy and supporting the growth of YSP.

The ideal candidate must have excellent planning, organisational and administrative skills to ensure a smooth administrative process. 

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 5 May 2017.

For more information, please see the Job Description

To apply for the role, please send a completed Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to jay.simpson@ysp.org.uk

OPERATIONS SUPPORT TEAM MEMBER
We are looking to strengthen our team of Operations Support to help us ensure the highest level of customer service to our visitors. 

As an Operations Support Team Member you will need to demonstrate your ability to communicate effectively and courteously with a range of visitors and guests. You must have a good level of general fitness to work outdoors in the Park and undertake operational duties.

This role is working weekends and school holidays.   

Closing date for applications is 10am on Tuesday 2 May

For more information, please see the Job Description

To apply for the role, please send a completed Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to jay.simpson@ysp.org.uk

COMMIS CHEF / KITCHEN ASSISTANT
Seasonal Part-Time

To assist the kitchen team during our busy summer season we are recruiting a Kitchen Assistant to work until the end of October 2017. Primarily working in YSP Centre kitchen providing general kitchen prep, servicing display counters and to assist with the smooth running of the busy catering operation.
  • The hours are variable, 0–37.5 per week to include weekends, some early/late shifts and bank holidays
  • This is a fixed term contract ending 27 October 2017
  • Hours may vary each week however you must be available to work weekends and bank holidays

For more information, please see the job description.

To apply for the role, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to jay.simpson@ysp.co.uk

Closing date is 10am on Friday 5 May 2017.

POT WASH SUPERVISOR
To supervise pot wash staff, and to ensure that all tasks are being undertaken to the required standard. To ensure a smooth operation and be responsible for crockery and equipment being cleaned in line with expected standards.

For more information, please see the job description

To apply for the role, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to jay.simpson@ysp.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 10am on Friday 5 May 2017.

POT WASH ASSISTANT
Responsible for operating an effective pot wash, making sure all the used kitchen equipment is turned around quickly and to a really high standard. This role involves working mainly weekends, school and bank holidays.   

For more information, please see the job description

To apply for the role, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to jay.simpson@ysp.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 10am on Friday 5 May 2017.

STORES PERSON
Working with the back of house catering team, this is an extremely hands on role. With responsibility for ensuring adequate stocks are delivered to catering areas across site, incoming deliveries are checked, stored efficiently, stock rotation is adhered to and HACCP paperwork and temperature control checks are followed at all times.

For more information, please see the job description

To apply for the role, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to jay.simpson@ysp.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 10am on Friday 5 May 2017.

FRONT OF HOUSE SEASONAL RECRUITMENT
Yorkshire Sculpture Park is strengthening its team in preparation for the busy summer period until the end of October 2017. Hours each week will vary but will include weekend and bank holiday periods.

Front of House Catering Assistants
As a member of the Catering Front of House Team you will play an important part in maintaining our high standards of visitor service.  Successful applicants will have previous front of house experience, excellent presentation, communication skills and a warm and approachable manner.

For more information, please see the job description

To apply for the role, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to jay.simpson@ysp.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 10am on Friday 5 May 2017.

WAKEFIELD VISITOR CHAMPION
Wakefield Cultural Consortium is looking for an inspirational and passionate advocate who is able to promote the value and importance of Wakefield’s culture and visitor economy to support Wakefield’s aspirations to be a leading cultural destination in the north of England.

You will work on a part time basis providing at least 26 days (or 208 hours) over a 12 month period for a total fee of no more than £13,000 plus reasonable travel expenses. You will be appointed on a freelance capacity and you will be responsible for your own tax and VAT. 

Download the job description

Deadline for applications: 12noon Tuesday 2 May 2017.

UNITS TO LET
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Contact Us

Jay Simpson
HR Officer
+44 (0)1924 832511
jay.simpson@ysp.org.uk