Job Vacancies

Events and Town Centre Strategy Manager

The above vacancy is now closed and those successfully shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

Shortlisting: Monday 19 February 2024

Interview date: Thursday 29 February 2024

Start date: As soon as possible

Museum Community Engagement Professional

Open for tenders

Time Frame: May to Mid-September

Up to a maximum of £4,500

Littlehampton Museum has recently been awarded an ‘Unlocking Collections’ grant from the National Lottery for ‘Project Time Machine.’ This funding will enable the Museum to learn how to make the best use of their collections and better engage their community, placing them at the heart of future Museum planning.  Project Time Machine will start with an extensive community consultation, enabling the Museum to lay the foundations for its future development.

Littlehampton Museum is looking for an experienced professional to plan, create, manage and present the results of:

  1. A community survey: To be circulated to as many of our residents as possible via our community partners, the town council’s e-magazine, social media, and advertising.
  2. Up to ten focus groups: Participants should be identified and invited from our 21 confirmed community partner groups.

We require a professional with experience of similar projects.  It is essential that they have some experience of working with diverse community groups, including those with different access needs. We have outlined what we think might be a suitable method of working in the job description, but are open to suggestions, as long as our timetable and the outputs can be met.

Please refer to the Job Description information below:

Museum Community Engagement Professional

For further information and to arrange an informal discussion, please contact Julia Edge, Museum Curator by emailing: or call 01903 738100.

Please submit your tender by email to . Include a covering letter explaining how you would tackle the brief (no more than two sides of A4) and some examples of your previous work (in a written report no more than 4 sides of A4).

Submission of tender deadline: 5.00pm Friday 16 February 2024

Proposed interview date: Thursday 7 March 2024

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