Arts and Heritage Learning and Development Officer
£23,522 - £26,539 inclusive of outer fringe allowance pro rata
22.5 hours per week
We are looking for an enthusiastic Arts & Heritage Learning and Development Officer, with proven experience organising and delivering educational visits as well as a programme of learning based events and activities in a museum environment.
You will have excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate a commitment to developing curriculum based education sessions for schools at both sites of the Museum Service of Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council.
This busy service runs two heritage sites. At Mill Green Museum and Mill we operate an 18th century working watermill alongside a social history museum set within the original miller’s house. At Welwyn Roman Baths, we show the remains of a 3rd century Anglo/Roman bathing suite, ingeniously preserved 9 meters under the A1M motorway.
With responsibility to lead a learning support team to encourage greater use of the museum service where there are exciting opportunities to further develop learning opportunities for schools, groups and other organisations across all ages.
Educated to GCSE level, you will have proven experience and be able to show good organisation and IT skills with a positive approach to quality assurance and excellent customer service.
The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential in this post.
This role is 22.5 hours per week working 9am-5:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and requires a flexible approach to work with some weekend and evening working.
For an informal chat please call Linda Dobbs on 01707 357850.
Closing date for applications is 3 November 2019.
Assessment and interviews will be held on Friday 15th November 2019.