Head of Learning

Weald & Downland Living Museum

Region: South East

Salary / Fee: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum

Job Type: Full-time

Closing Date: 23/4/21

Link / Contact details to apply

If you have any questions or would like further information please contact Shelley Harding on 01243 811037. To apply, please send your CV with accompanying cover letter to shelleyharding@wealddown.co.uk.

We are an award winning, internationally recognised Living Museum with 50 historic buildings and gardens over a 40-acre site situated within the South Downs National Park.  Extraordinary buildings, fascinating artefacts, glorious surroundings and friendly, dedicated people – the Weald & Downland Living Museum is a unique and incredibly rewarding place to work.

We have an opportunity for an experienced Head of Learning to conceive, lead, manage and develop the Museum’s formal and public Learning Programmes to offer imaginative and diverse levels of learning opportunities for the public and educational groups, which take full advantage of the Museum’s unique qualities and which develop new audiences and income streams.

The successful candidate will have extensive management experience in a similar role in a museum, gallery or heritage environment including experience of conceiving and developing learning programmes and projects.

They will have a degree in a relevant subject area and be an accomplished communicator, advocator and have good ability and experience of managing staff and financial info/budgets.

Relevant post graduate qualification is desirable.  Please read the full Job Description here or visit our website.

The closing date for applications is Friday, 23 April 2021
Interviews will take place week commencing 3 May 2021

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