Topic ID #34343 - posted 12/30/2014 8:03 AM

Outreach and Inclusion Officer - The National Archives (UK)


Fixed Term Appointment for 6 months

Closing Date: Sunday 18th January 2015 at midnight

Salary: £25,560

Job Purpose

Based in the Education & Outreach Department, the post holder will use The National Archives’ collections to build and maintain links with new and existing community groups and help deliver projects in innovative ways including onsite, online and in community settings.

Reports to: Outreach and Inclusion Manager

Role and Responsibilities

* To build links with wider communities by supporting, developing and managing projects and events inspired by The National Archives' collections. This will involve working in consultation with internal and external partners, networks and communities
* To encourage and support community-led events and projects inspired by our collections, sustain links with groups throughout the project duration and ensure a thorough handover when the project ends
* To work on your own initiative to deliver certain events to a high standard and within set budgets and timescales. This will involve community consultation, event management, research, identifying best practice and post event evaluation
* To work with the Outreach and Inclusion Manager and cross departmentally to help develop and promote an understanding of different needs, cultures and backgrounds within the organisation. This will include identifying and putting into practice ideas that encourage better access with new audiences and sharing this learning with colleagues
* To represent The National Archives at external conferences and events, fostering new contacts within the cultural and charitable sector
* To contribute to the smooth running of the Education and Outreach department. The post holder will be required to deputise for and represent the Outreach and Inclusion Manager at some internal and external meetings

FOR FULL DETAILS AND TO APPLY PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING LINK:,8722343699&key=51585105&c=838771547248&pagestamp=sednthuctpgrhgtxrd

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