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London Metropolitan Archives

Archived: Engagement and Learning Manager

(Maternity cover, fixed term 13 months)

London Metropolitan Archives (LMA) is the largest civic archive in the UK with 100KM of archives on the history of London and Londoners.  We are seeking a maternity cover manager to lead our Engagement and Learning team, lead our public and community programmes, our formal learning offer and play a full part within the senior LMA management team.

This is a really exciting opportunity to lead LMA’s rich and varied engagement programmes for adults, children and students in partnership with schools and the education sector; and to develop programmes and projects with community groups across London.  You will manage the team and act as lead for several key relationships with external partners and funders. You will have the opportunity to develop our grant funded work; taking a lead role in our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion programme and be a critical part of supporting the newly appointed LMA Director to develop the wider service.

If you have a strong track record of working with collections, and if you are driven by working with communities, including marginalised groups and individuals, and you have a willingness to learn about the history of Greater London we would love to hear from you.  Applicants will be educated to degree level and have at least 3 years relevant experience in a cultural organisation or archive service at a senior level.  Applicants will need to have an excellent track record in knowledge and understanding of National Lottery Heritage Fund processes and a willingness to learn the equivalent processes of other funders.

Working Hours Full Time (5 days per week, mostly on site with occasional weekends and evenings)

Employment Type Fixed-Term (13 months)

Location London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road EC1R 0HB

Pay Grade Grade F

Salary £49,810 incl. Inner London Weighting

Closing Date 27th May 2022

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The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 27 May 2022.

Interviews will be held between 8 and 10 June 2022.

To apply online visit Alternatively, to request an application pack please contact the Corporate Recruitment Unit on 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) or email: quoting the reference number TC998

London Metropolitan Archives is provided by the City of London Corporation.

The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.