South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Learning Producer - The National Museum of the Royal Navy

The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) is recruiting a Learning Producer to join the LEAP (Learning, Engagement, Access and Participation) team at Fleet Air Arm Museum in Yeovilton.

You will be an engaging museum educator with an interest in STEM learning. You will be up to date with developments in museum learning and be able to think creatively. Reporting to the Learning Manager (STEM) this role is pivotal in creating the NMRN’s vision to become the world’s most inspiring Naval Museum.

Key Opportunities Work as part of a team to develop and create thrilling formal and informal learning activities for the Museum's audiences.
Work as part of a team to deliver formal and informal learning activities across the Museum’s sites, galleries and as outreach (if required).
Work with colleagues to develop interpretation and targeted resources which delivers learning outcomes for different audiences.
Support, train and develop other staff and volunteers involved in engagement activities, ensuring quality of delivery. To work with colleagues across NMRN to develop effective multi-site approaches to learning, engagement, access and participation.

Knowledge/Experience Relevant qualification or equivalent professional experience.
A broad understanding of naval history and naval heritage, or a willingness to learn.
Knowledge of current thinking around museum learning and engagement practice.
Knowledge of formal learning curricula and informal learning initiatives
Knowledge of effective communication skills with a wide range of audiences.
Experience of creating, planning and delivering learning programmes on museum sites using museum collections.
Experience of working with and supervising volunteers.
Experience of developing programmes for a variety of museum audiences.
Proven commitment to own personal development and willingness to undertake relevant training.
Ability to organise and prioritise workload to meet changing demands and comply with deadlines.

For further details, or an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Elliott Bailey on Applicants are asked to submit a CV and a statement indicating how their knowledge and experience match those specified. Applications should be forwarded to the HR Team at and are required by 1st April 2019. The selection process will be held week beginning 8th April 2019.

Organisation name: National Musuem of the Royal Navy

Contact name: Gemma Bentley

Contact email:

Contact phone number: 02392894555

Contact website:

Type: Part-time (permanent)

Salary: £22,000 per annum (£8,800 pro rata)

Location: Portsmouth

Deadline for completed applications: Monday 01 April 2019

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