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Heritage Engagement Officer

Rejuvenation of the West Boathouse

With National Lottery support from the Heritage Lottery Fund, Glasgow Building Preservation Trust are seeking to appoint a Heritage Engagement Officer to deliver a programme of heritage-based projects and activities for the Rejuvenation of the West Boathouse Project, over a period of two years.

The Heritage Engagement Officer will have strong interests in and experience of engaging wider audiences in heritage, with a track record in working effectively with volunteers and schoolchildren and a background in heritage. She or he will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and a sound understanding of IT and will bring an enthusiastic, creative and practical approach to the role.

Job Title:          Heritage Engagement Officer – West Boathouse Project
Hours:              Full-time, 35 hours per week, which may include evening and weekend working.
Salary:              £ 28,000 per annum
Pension:           Additional Employer’s contribution of 6%
Duration:         2 year fixed contract, starting early January 2019.
Reporting to:   Staff Director, Glasgow Building Preservation Trust
Location:          Offices of Glasgow Building Preservation Trust, 120 Sydney Street, Glasgow

For further information on the role and how to apply, download the Job Description:

HEO_Job_Description Oct 2018 revA

Candidates are encouraged to review the Activity and Interpretation Plan in advance of applying:

WestBoathouse_ActivityPlan

Other information is available on the project website:  www.westboathouse.org.uk

Closing Date: Wednesday 14th November at 12 noon
Interviews: Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview week beginning 19th Nov 2018.
Start date: The successful candidate should be available to start in early January 2019.


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