The Northern Ireland War Memorial (NIWM) has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Learning Facilitator to join our museum team.
The Council of the Northern Ireland War Memorial (Incorporated) is a registered charity in Northern Ireland (NIC 103635) and registered as a company limited by guarantee (NI 002888).
Its purposes are threefold: to provide an enduring memorial to the people of Northern Ireland who lost their lives in the First and Second World War, in particular the Belfast blitz; to provide office accommodation for ex-Service organisations; to commemorate the association of the Armed Forces of the USA with Northern Ireland in the Second World War.
The NIWM operates an accredited museum which tells the story of how Northern Ireland was affected by and contributed to the Second World War. The museum has an expanding collection and offers a range of family events and workshops for schools and community groups.
The vision of the museum is to enrich people’s understanding of the contribution of the people of Northern Ireland in two world wars and the presence of US Armed Forces in Northern Ireland during the Second World War by preserving and displaying a unique collection and delivering a programme of engaging displays and enjoyable events to visitors and tourists from around the world.
As a charity the NIWM is financially independent and is not reliant on external funding.
The NIWM is an equal opportunities employer.
The Role- Learning Facilitator
This permanent, part time position is suited to an individual who is seeking to advance their career in museum learning and gain hands-on experience in a thriving and supportive workplace. As part of a highly motivated team it is important that the successful applicant has a passion for museum learning and embraces working in a positive, respectful and team-focused environment.
Reporting to the Museum Manager, the primary role of the Learning Facilitator is to deliver primary school workshops in the museum, and off-site, in line with the Job Description and the current Business Plan.
This is a permanent, part time post of 20 hours a week worked over 5 days (9.30am-1.30pm). In line with our Flexible Working Policy the NIWM will agree a working pattern which is suitable for both the business and the successful applicant. Reasonable overtime may be expected. Holidays are 25 working days per annum with 14 additional statutory days (pro-rata). All other terms and conditions are available on request.
How to apply
Please return a completed Application for Employment and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form by 4pm on 31st January 2020.
If submitting by email, please send both documents in PDF format with CONFIDENTIAL APPLICATION in the subject header to firstname.lastname@example.org
You will receive an email confirming receipt of the application.
If submitting by hard copy, please post both documents to:
The Monitoring Officer
Northern Ireland War Memorial
21 Talbot Street
CV’s will not be accepted.
If you require further details about this post please call 028 9032 0392 extension 1 or email email@example.com.
Interviews are expected to take place in the week commencing 17th February 2020.