News & Opportunities

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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: Researcher/Curator, Black History Live Project, Medway

Medway African Caribbean Association, are seeking proposals for the post of Project Curator, to work in the strategic development, and implementation of a temporary exhibition, to take place from September 2018 - November 2018 

Purpose of the role

To lead research and develop content for an exhibition, that explores the history of black communities in Kent and Medway. This will include supporting other colleagues delivering additional outputs, ranging from learning resources to documentary films and drama workshops. 


1. Please include details of your current and past experience that demonstrates your suitability for this role, paying close attention to the person specification and citing or evidencing any significant achievements. 

2. Please explain how you would approach this project. 

Knowledge and skills 

1. Please outline what knowledge and skills you have that you feel will be of value to this project, outlining any specific achievements. 


Please outline a proposed costings for this work based on an average of 8-10 days PM ( av 2 days per week ) Please state if VAT is additional 


Can you specify when you are able to start and any dates or times that you are not available 


Please send your responses on no more than two sides of A4 by 25th November 5pm 

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If you would like more information please call Carol Stewart 07501 497920 


Role Profile (PDF)