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 email@example.com to register your interest.
Job Opportunity: Cultural Engagement Officer, Egham Museum, Surrey
Egham Museum is looking to recruit a Cultural Engagement Officer to be responsible for our Arts Council England funded 'Suffrage in Egham' project. The Cultural Engagement Officer will be responsible for co-ordinating and delivering all ‘History through the Arts’ activities (which will need to be developed), manage interns and volunteers, research and curate the pop-up exhibition, head up the marketing, and support co-ordination of other Activity Plan tasks, working closely with the Museum Curator and other partners. He/she will also have delegated responsibility for elements of the budget.
This role is offered as a freelance contract, and the individual will need to be registered with HMRC and manage their own tax and NI contributions. The total amount available for the contract is £16,000, and will run from June 2017 – June 2018.
To apply, please send your CV and a Covering Letter detailing:
- how your previous experience, skills and knowledge will help you to deliver this project
- your methodology/way of working and how this would meet the project requirements
- confirmed willingness to provide relevant public/professional liability insurances
Please email your CV and Covering Letter by 12pm, Tuesday 30th May 2017 to Sarah Corn, Curator on firstname.lastname@example.org. Electronic applications only please.
Interviews, will take place on Friday 2nd June 2017.