Working for the Weald & Downland Living Museum
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.
If you have any questions or are interested in working at the Museum, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
We are currently recruiting for:
Learning and Public Programmes Manager
Hours: 35 hours per week. Typical hours 09:00-16:30 including some weekends.
Salary: Up to £35,000 dependant on experience
Contract type: Permanent
We are an award winning, internationally recognised Living Museum with 50 historic buildings and gardens set in the beautiful South Downs National Park. With extraordinary buildings, fascinating artefacts, glorious surroundings and friendly, dedicated people, the Weald and Downland Living Museum is a unique and rewarding place to work.
We are currently seeking a creative, enthusiastic and innovative manager, who is passionate about encouraging learning and participation to lead a Learning Team consisting of staff, volunteers and freelance workshop leaders.
To fulfil the role you’ll need experience of managing a learning team, creating and delivering inclusive formal and informal learning activities, events and resources in a museum or heritage setting. You’ll have a collaborative approach, combined with excellent communication and organisational skills, and will feel comfortable balancing multiple deadlines and prioritising tasks.
Please note that the role will require flexibility with working hours and will involve some weekend and evening working.
To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter highlighting your relevant experience, and why you think you are suitable for the post, to email@example.com
Closing date for applications: Noon, Monday 4 December 2023
Interviews: 14 December 2023
Senior Marketing & Audience Manager
Our Marketing team is expanding! This new role will lead on shaping the Museum’s next stages of marketing and audience development. The Senior Marketing & Audience Manager will spearhead the marketing vision for the Museum, harnessing the rigor of our learning offer, heritage/endangered crafts, conservation work, unique Collection and land, to increase our audience reach and drive revenue.
Please send a CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close Sunday December 10 at midnight.
If you are interested in volunteering at the Museum, please visit our Volunteering page.Become a volunteer