Museum Development Project Officer 7762 CEHE
Shirehall Museum
Vacancy Description
The Shirehall Museum, Norwich
£20,627 - £21,991 per annum (Scale H)
30 hours per week
Temporary contract/secondment opportunity until 31 March 2018

Do you have experience of supporting museums to develop, manage and sustain their collections to improve user services? Could you provide professional support and advice on the Museum Accreditation Standard encouraging museums to achieve agreed standards in managing their collections effectively for the benefit of their users?

SHARE Museums - East is the regional museum development programme managed and delivered by Norfolk Museums Service. The SHARE Team works closely with county based Museum Development Officers to provide support and promote skills sharing to museums across the East of England. The programme is supported with public funding from Arts Council England and regional partners.

You would be responsible for successfully developing and implementing collections focused projects that develop workforce skills to improve collections management, care and access. You would provide professional advice to accredited museums and those working towards Accreditation. You will be a confident communicator with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills. Based in Norwich, you would be expected to travel across the region, to meet the needs of museums and to build relationships with regional and local partners and stakeholders.

For an informal discussion regarding this vacancy please contact Annette French, Regional Museum Development Manager on 01603 228925 or email annette.french@norfolk.gov.uk

We welcome applications from individuals currently working in other organisations, however we would like to make you aware that priority consideration for this post may be given to current employees who are affected by restructure within the organisation or are in a redeployment position.

To view further information regarding the vacancy please click on the link below:

7762 Information Pack 11-15.pdf

Redeployee closing date: 12 November 2015
All other applicants closing date: 22 November 2015