Job Vacancy | Director of Timespan, Helmsdale, Scotland

Deadline for applications: Sunday 23 April, midnight

Timespan’s Board of Directors are looking to appoint a new Director to lead and manage the work of Timespan in Helmsdale in the Highlands of Scotland, and to continue the excellent work of our outgoing Director, Anna Vermehren.

Timespan is a mature organisation with a high quality programme which has achieved much recognition and gained national awards over the last years.

Our key aims for the coming period are:

  • To concentrate on programming excellent exhibitions and activities that bring together heritage and arts on a cross-disciplinary level via thematic clusters, offering different access points to our publics;
  • To renew our building, and to maintain and revisit its collections;
  • To bring artists, researchers and other professionals from all around the world to Helmsdale to create a vibrant discourse in our remote location.
  • We are looking for a motivated and experienced individual who has an affinity for and understanding of our location and our current vision to lead Timespan into a sustainable future.

Salary: £28,000 – £31,000 per annum pro rata (commensurate with experience)
Hours: 4-5 days per week negotiable
Contract: One year in the first instance, to be renewed as permanent contract thereafter
Location: Timespan, Helmsdale, Scotland

For further information, and to receive an Application Pack please contact Caroline Kelly by email

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