British Museum

British Museum

Careers at British Museum

Founded in 1753, the British Museum’s remarkable collection spans over two million years of human history. Visitors enjoy a unique comparison of the treasures of world cultures under one roof, centred around the magnificent Great Court and the historic Reading Room.

World-famous objects such as the Rosetta Stone, Parthenon sculptures, and Egyptian mummies are visited by up to 6 million visitors per year. In addition to the vast permanent collection, the Museum’s special exhibitions, displays and events are all designed to advance understanding of the collection and cultures they represent.

Behind the scenes

Benefits & progressive ways of working

Health & Wellbeing benefits

  • Cycle to work

    Cycle to work scheme

Working hours & Paid time off

  • Enhanced holidays

    25-30 days holiday
  • Compressed hours

    4 day week

Flexible working

  • Working hours

    Flex hours
  • Nomad friendly

    Remote - Europe
  • Nomad friendly

    Remote - UK

Financial benefits

  • Pension

    >5% Pension
  • Pension

    >8%+ Pension