Visitor Operations Supervisor

  • Have you been a Duty Manager in a public building?
  • Can you ensure our facilities are maintained to the highest standards?


We are looking for a proactive Duty Manager during Gallery opening hours to respond to the needs of our visitors. You will ensure that all gallery hires and events are facilitated correctly, and that public facilities and exhibition spaces are maintained to the highest standards of presentation. You will also assist the Operations Manager in administrative duties relating to the management of casual staff, security and health & safety protocols, and compile statistics to inform the organisation’s decision making. In addition you will help to develop and improve systems, staff training and procedures.

Conditions of work

  • Permanent contract: 5 days per week
  • Typical hours of work: Monday- Friday 10:00-18:15 (with one unpaid hour for lunch) plus some occasional early morning, weekend and evening work, which will be compensated by time off in lieu.
  • Salary: £23,000pa
  • The period of notice is 2 months in writing on either side


For further information please download the job description: here

Alternatively please call Vicky Scott on 020 7539 3320

The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862

Image: Alexis Teplin performing in the Whitechapel gallery © Ray Tang

How to apply


Please note that application is by application form only and we do not accept CVs.