Learning and Community Outreach Co-ordinator

Deadline: Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 00:00
Employer: Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society
Contract Duration: Fixed term (to 31/12/23)
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: £22,500

Dorset Museum is looking for a highly motivated, hands-on individual to help deliver an exciting range of learning, engagement and outreach activity for schools, life-long learners, non-traditional audiences and community groups

You will have experience of planning and delivering learning projects, understand how to develop strong community partnerships, and understand the importance of audience focused programming. Sensitive to the different cultural backgrounds of Dorset's diverse communities the post holder will have a commitment to equal opportunities practice, encouraging greater engagement with the Museum, and widening participation in its formal and informal learning programmes, events and exhibitions.

Dorset Museum is one of the leading independent, charitable, heritage organisations in the South West of England. Its diverse collections contain over four million objects and span almost 250 million years, including internationally significant geology, archaeology and literary artefacts. Visited by over 60,000 visitors a year, it is a museum that collects, reveals and inspires connections with Dorset's universal story.

We actively encourage people from communities that are under-represented in the UK museum, arts and heritage sector to apply to join us, and bring their talent, experience and expertise to Dorset Museum.

Application will be by CV and covering letter. For further details and an application pack contact Anna Butler at Dorset Museum:
01305 262735

Deadline for applications: 12noon on Thursday 2nd December 2021
Interview date: Tuesday 14th December 2021