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Job Title:    Head of Research and Academic Access
Organisation:    National Army Museum
Salary:    £44,500 p.a.
Type:    Full-Time Position
Location:    London, England
Closing Date:    Friday, April 23rd, 2021
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Job Description:
Building on the Museum’s success, we are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team. Our mission is to tell the story of Our Army and the people who have served in it; to inspire, engage and educate, though our World Class Museum and Collections. We are driving this work through new and improved exhibitions, world class audience engagement activity, research and a strong digital offer.

We are currently looking for an experienced team leader to enable the Museum to deliver on research activity, within our strategic plan.

Head of Research and Academic Access - £44,500pa (Plus Benefits)
(Full-Time, Based in Chelsea)

We are seeking to appoint an experienced leader to develop the Museum’s research programme, across the whole of its collections and through other academic partners. The post holder will also work to develop the NAM Institute and will also forge partnerships and links with National and International Academic institutions and specialist military historical societies. The Head of Research will lead a team of 8-10 colleagues and support the development of a programme of existing and new Museum junior research fellowships in partnership with leading universities.

The post holder will also play an active role in the Museum’s public programme including giving talks, and organising events, exhibitions and digital activity. The post-holder will also be responsible for the management and oversight of the provision of readers and enquiries services. An empathy for and deep knowledge of our subject is essential for this important role.

Interviews will be held on Friday 14 May 2021.
Application Instructions:
The closing date for applications is Friday 23 April 2021 at 12.00 (Noon).

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If you have not had a reply within 2 weeks of the closing dates please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Due to the volume of applications that we receive please note that we are unable to provide feedback at this stage.

The National Army Museum is an Equal Opportunities employer.
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