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Job Title:    Head of Learning and Engagement
Organisation:    National Museums Scotland
Salary:    £51,477 - 58,365 p.a.
Type:    Full-Time Position
Location:    Edinburgh, Scotland
Closing Date:    Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
Job Ref No:    NMS20/1038
   
Other Benefits:   membership of Civil Service pension scheme
   
 
Job Description:
Due to the imminent departure of the current postholder to new opportunities, we are pleased to be bringing to the market this senior role which is a part of National Museums Scotland’s Leadership team.

The role provides vision and leadership to a diverse team responsible for visitor and audience engagement with our sites, collections, and their interpretation. Amongst a wide range of priorities, you will have responsibility for the creation and delivery of a programme that supports engagement with and enjoyment of the national collection for a broad range of participants – a key means by which we demonstrate our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.
Required Skills:
With a degree or equivalent in a related subject, you will also have up to date knowledge of best practice in the effective delivery of learning and event services which meet the widest possible range of customers. You will also demonstrate a proven understanding of how to improve quality and performance in service delivery.

A track record of success in leading and directing a large public facing team within an arts/heritage/visitor attraction or commercial/customer facing environment is essential as is experience of dealing with a diverse range of people management issues.

You will have a collaborative management style and the ability to foster innovation and a culture of continuous improvement.
 
Application Instructions:
Please use the following links to find out more about National Museums Scotland and our range of employee benefits. To apply for this post visit https://www.nms.ac.uk/about-us/jobs-and-volunteering/job-vacancies/.
 
Contact Name:    Radek Slomnicki
Contact Tel:    07853207469
Contact Fax:    
Contact Email:     applications@nms.ac.uk
Website:     http://www.nms.ac.uk
Address:     Chambers Street, Edinburgh, .