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Security Review 'sharing day'

Accredited museums must obtain expert and objective security advice for collections at least every five years and plan to implement any recommendations.  We are interested to find out if there are museums in west Kent who are due a review of their security arrangements and would benefit from a 'sharing day' with a consultant security advisor to help meet the Accreditation requirement. Please contact to register your interest.

Job Opportunity: Visitor Services Co-ordinator, Towner Art Gallery

JOB TITLE: Visitor Services Co-ordinator (P/T)

LOCATION: Towner Art Gallery

REPORTING TO: General Manager

SALARY: £18,000 pro rata, 21 hours a week

HOURS / WORKING PATTERN 21 hours to be worked over a minimum of three days and to include a Friday. Exact working pattern to be agreed with Line Manager prior to appointment.

JOB PURPOSE: This position will play a key role in contributing to the smooth running of Front of House operations at Towner Art Gallery by providing effective administrative and organisational support across a range of operational areas. In particular, the role will assist the General Manager with the co-ordination of Towner’s income generating activities such as Venue Hire, Group Bookings and Retail, ensuring an excellent level of customer care is consistently delivered. The role will also be the main point of contact for Towner’s team of volunteers, co-ordinating all aspects of the volunteer process including recruitment, training, rota management and volunteer development. 

For further details see the job recruitment pack here