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Job Opportunity: Museum Manager/ Curator, The Rifles Museum, Winchester

Friday 4th January 2019

The Rifles Museum is a new and rapidly developing museum in the heart of Winchester and are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Museum Manager / Curator to develop the museum further.

Over the past five years, the museum has opened to the public, become fully Accredited, changed to a Charitable Incorporated Organisation with a new Board of Trustees, developed an exhibitions and events programme, recruited a team of volunteers, established an online presence and ventured into retail. They now welcome over 20,000 visitors per year and are planning to expand our offer much further.

As the Museum Manager, you will take the museum to the next level and build further on the foundations of this fledging museum, telling the story of the British Army’s newest and largest Infantry Regiment.

Terms and Conditions

You will be employed by RHQ The Rifles, initially on a six-month probationary period. The salary will be £30,000. Working hours will be based on a week of 40 hours with time off in lieu for overtime hours. You will be entitled to 25 days of paid leave per annum. Leave entitlement will increase by 1 day for each year of service, up to a maximum of 30 days per annum. This post includes a pension scheme into which you will be automatically enrolled but will have an option within the first 28 days to withdraw.

 

Applications

Applications by Friday 4th January 2019 in either digital form or hardcopy CV and covering letter to: Lt. Col. Peter Balls, RHQ The Rifles, Peninsula Barracks, Winchester, SO23 8TS or regsec@the-rifles.co.uk

Interviews: In January 2019

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