Head of Retail and Catering, Eureka! Science + Discovery

Location: Seacombe, Wirral

Salary: £32,000- £35,000, plus 5% company pension
Contract type: Permanent with a 6 month probationary period

It’s not every day that you see an opportunity like this.

In fact, it’s pretty exceptional.

Eureka! Science + Discovery is a unique, world class attraction opening in Wirral in October 2022 and we’re searching for someone equally exceptional to enhance the customer experience through the delivery of consistently high standards.

The state of play…

Eureka! is well known and well loved family and children’s visitor attraction in the north of England. In 2022, we celebrate our 30th birthday and are facing a pivotal moment in the history of our organisation, as we open a brand-new Eureka! visitor attraction in Wirral. Eureka! Science + Discovery will be a high-profile addition to the exciting cultural landscape of the Liverpool City Region; a crucial element in the regeneration of the left bank of the River Mersey, and the only science and discovery centre in the UK specifically for children and young people aged 6–14.

About the role

We’re looking for a talented person to ensure that a first-class retail and food offer is provided for the attraction by driving success through astute business and people management and excellent customer services, enhancing the customer experience through the delivery of consistently high standards.

Download the job pack below for lots more information.

Eureka! strives to create an all-encompassing and productive environment, inclusive of different cultures and groups, and reflecting the diverse audiences we serve. We recognise that diversity is crucial to our success and would strongly encourage and welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds.

Eureka! is committed to safeguarding. All appointments are subject to appropriate checks including DBS and two satisfactory references.


If you think you’re the best person for the job, we’d love to hear from you. Please send your completed application form and a covering letter detailing:

  • What you could bring to Eureka!
  • How you meet the person specification

To jobs@eureka.org.uk or by post to: Jobs at Eureka!, Discovery Road, Halifax, HX1 2NE

Closing date: Midnight on Thursday 7th July 2022

Eureka! The National Children’s Museum
Discovery Road, Halifax HX1 2NE. Map