Science Museum Group


At Science Museum Group we are in the business of inspiring futures. Our five museums are a key national resource and include:

  • National Science and Media Museum – Bradford

  • National Railway Musuem – York

  • Locomotion – Shildon

  • Musuem of Science and Industry – Manchester

  • Science Museum – London

With unparalleled collection in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine, we are uniquely placed to draw people of all ages to engage with science in an inspirational and informal way.

We received:

  • 5.5 million visitors last year

We proudly have:

  • 7 million items within our unrivalled collections

We’ve achieved so much and we have no intention of slowing down.

With world class collections and inspiring and innovative programmes, we strive to make our museums the best in the world and have many exciting and ambitious plans still to come.




The Science Museum Group offers a wealth of exciting opportunities to learn, develop and achieve amazing things. It takes a diverse and richly talented team to achieve our ambitious plans and you can be a part of it. We recognise the value each individual brings and are dedicated to developing and rewarding our people.

We offer all our employees the following benefits:

  • Occupational Pension Scheme
  • Enhanced occupational sick, maternity and adoption pay
  • Interest free season ticket or bicycle loans
  • Free eyesight tests
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free entry to our paid for exhibitions
  • Free entry to many museums and galleries
  • Discounts on purchases in our museum and online shops
  • Discounts in our cafés and restaurants
  • Discounts on tickets in our cinemas, simulators and rides (restrictions may apply)
  • A range of colleague-run social clubs and events

For some roles, the following additional benefits are available:

  • Private Medical & Dental Insurance
  • Permanent Health Insurance
  • Group Life Insurance

Current Vacancies

With a diverse and exciting range of jobs and volunteering opportunities to choose from across all of our museums, find out how you can help make our vision into reality: