Job Opportunities

General Manager

We are looking for an exceptional General Manager to oversee the catering and events business at Manchester Art Gallery.
We operate as the commercial arm of Manchester Art Galleries Trust, with all profits supporting the vital work of the Gallery, from education programmes to the conservation of our incredible collection.
The General Manager is a key senior role in the Trading Company, with responsibility for operational and strategic management of our cafe and events offer.

How to apply:

Applications consisting of a cover letter (maximum 2 pages) detailing your suitability for the role and a current CV should be submitted by Wednesday 20 March.
Email to [email protected]
Interviews will be held in person at the Gallery on Tuesday 26 March.

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Young People’s Engagement Co-ordinator

Platt Hall is currently the focus of an exciting development project, working with local partners and residents to create a new kind of museum and creative space using collections, creativity and culture as a tool for social change in the neighbourhoods of Rusholme, Moss Side, Fallowfield and Longsight.

The new post of Young People’s Engagement Co-ordinator will assess what young people in this neighbourhood need through the development of relationships with youth agencies and other relevant local providers.
We are looking for someone who, working with the wider Platt and Manchester Art Gallery teams, will contribute to improving best practices in youth work and advocate for youth voice in the development of Platt Hall as an inclusive neighbourhood resource.

If you would like any further information about the role, we will be holding an information sharing session online and in person at Platt Hall on Tuesday 12 March. Please contact Liz Mitchell on [email protected] for more details.

Interviews will be at Platt Hall on Wednesday 17 April.

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