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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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Join the team at Yorkshire Sculpture Park
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.
 
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CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES 

SEASONAL VISITOR EXPERIENCE TEAM MEMBER 
Fixed term until end of September 2016

Closing date for applications: 10am on Tuesday 24 May 2016
Yorkshire Sculpture Park is strengthening its team in preparation for the busy summer period, starting as soon as possible. 
 
Working as part of a team you will make a valuable contribution in providing an outstanding experience for visitors to YSP. You will proactively engage with the public and staff with a view to enriching the experience of visitors whilst ensuring the security, care and maintenance of sculpture on a daily basis.

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


TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Part-time up to £22,000 pro-rata DOE
22.5 hours per week -  Permanent

Closing date for applications: Monday 6th June 2016

Reporting into the Director of Operations you will ensure effective delivery of training to equip staff with the skills and knowledge to deliver high quality standards of service to enable YSP to achieve its objectives.

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

Yorkshire Sculpture Park values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


COLLABORATIVE PHD​ WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF HUDDERSFIELD
School of Art, Design and Architecture Phd Scholarship
The international multi award-winning School of Art, Design and Architecture, at the University of Huddersfield, is delighted to announce a competitive collaborative PhD Scholarship with YSP for the academic year 2016–2017. The scholarship will support the successful candidate to develop their research, whilst also providing opportunities to gain career-enhancing teaching experience and teaching-related skills. 

“YSP is the NHS of the soul” Dr Alyn S Davies, Principal of Bretton Hall College (1968–1981)

Observation and feedback suggest that people visiting YSP leave happier than when they arrive, and that the organisation has a meaningful impact on quality of life. The PhD by research will test the validity of this thesis through interviews with visitors, existing and ongoing YSP commissioned visitor research, wider theoretical analysis and other methodologies as appropriate.

Visit hud.ac.uk or contact Dr Alison Rowley on +44 (0)1484 473130 for further information. The deadline for applications is the end of May 2016 for a September 2016 start date.

UNITS TO LET
Looking for office space in a truly inspirational setting? YSP has office space to let. Find out more

Contact Us

Jay Simpson
HR Officer
+44 (0)1924 832543
jay.simpson@ysp.co.uk