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Job Opportunity: Museum Development Officer for Kent & Medway, South East Museum Development

Contract Type: Fixed Term until 31st March 2018

Working Pattern: Part Time - 15 huors a week 

Minimum Annual Salary: £ 25,694

Maximum Annual Salary: £ 29,854

Closing Date: 19/04/2017

The Museum Development Officer for Kent & Medway will be required to:

  • deliver the Arts Council England-funded South East Museum Development Programme (SEMDP) in the KEN sub-region in line with nationally set priorities and to agreed Arts Council England objectives and performance targets
  • provide a specialist museum development advice and support service to all Accredited, Provisionally Accredited museums, and museums formally ‘Working towards Accreditation’, across the sub-region of Kent & Medway (KEN)
  • work closely with Museum Development Officers across the wider South East region to develop a pool of resources and maintain a robust evidence base to evaluate current impacts and to inform future delivery

PLEASE NOTE: While this job is to be delivered across the Kent & Medway area, the role is hosted by Royal Pavilion & Museums (RPM) in Brighton. You will therefore, be a Brighton & Hove City Council employee. Occasional travel to the Brighton office will be required, but suitable IT equipment and other measures will be put in place to enable you to work remotely.

For further information, please contact Sarah Corn, South East Museum Development Programme Leader, email:

For an application pack and to apply visit the page here

Closing date: Wednesday 19th April 2017
Interview date: Tuesday 2nd May 2017