Gallery & Museum Director

Penzance, Cornwall
19 Jul 2018
13 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Gallery & Museum Director

Penzance Town Council Vacancy

 37 hours per week, Local Authority

Salary Scale SCP 35-37 (£31,401-£33,136)

Penzance Town Council is currently seeking to recruit a new Director for its nationally renowned Gallery and Museum. We are seeking a Museums professional with a minimum of 3 years’ experience at an intermediate or management level who is able to lead and inspire our small, dedicated team of staff and harness the enthusiasm of our many volunteers.

Candidates must possess a Degree in a relevant subject and have expertise in at least one professional museum discipline, with experience of handling high value historic art collections.

Specialist knowledge of the art and heritage represented at Penlee House an advantage. In return, the Council offers a competitive salary, 21 days annual leave (rising to 25 days after 5 years’ service) and generous employer contributions to the pension scheme.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Monday 13 August 2018 (interviews week commencing 20 August)

Penzance Town Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer Penlee House Gallery & Museum is owned and operated by Penzance Town Council