CEN015 - Public Programmes Officer

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Posted: 10/01/2020 15:31
Start Date: Not Available
Salary: £27,579 - £30,795 per annum
Location: London
Level: Administrative
Deadline: 23/02/2020 23:59
Hours: 35.00
Benefits: For more information about our benefits please see below
Job Type: Full Time

 Full-timePermanent, 35 hours a week

Location –  London (off-site working will be required on occasions)

Salary: Grade 4: £27,579- £30,795 per annum 

The Library, Archive and Museum Services (LAMS) department is looking for an experienced events and marketing professional to join the Royal College of Physicians’ Museum team. You will be expected to develop and deliver an engaging programme of public events including lectures, museum lates, private views, open days and workshops, as well as having responsibility for museum marketing, monitoring and responding to visitor feedback, and administering the RCP Museum’s events volunteers. There will be opportunities to get involved with all aspects of the department’s work.


  • Plan, develop and deliver a dynamic, accessible and entertaining annual programme of LAMS public events
  • Lead on audience feedback and evaluation
  • Develop and administer the LAMS guided tours programme
  • Manage public programme marketing and publicity, including RCP Museum social media


  • Strong experience of developing, organising and delivering events and tours
  • Experience of delivering tours and/or public speaking
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good communication and team-working skills, able to work independently and proactively to deadline
  • Accurate with good attention to detail and problem-solving
  • Experience of providing excellent customer service
  • Experience of managing effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience gathering and utilising visitor data and feedback
  • Experience producing high quality copy for web, social media and publicity materials
  • Awareness of and commitment to maintaining high levels of accessibility, and good knowledge of access considerations and health and safety requirements
  • Ability to work flexibly, including regular evening work

For a full list of responsibilities and experience, please see the job description.

About the Royal College of Physicians

We are a patient-centred, clinically led organisation with a core mission to improve patient care and reduce illness. As the leading body for physicians, with 37,000 members in the UK and internationally, we aim to lead debate and influence the way in which healthcare is designed and delivered, promoting good health and leading the prevention of ill health.

The RCP Museum is a small accredited museum about the history of doctoring, working to promote the best health and healthcare for all. Comprising fine art, medical collections, decorative art, prints, silverware and textiles, the collections have developed over the RCP’s 500 year history and are a nationally significant resource on the development and role of the physician throughout history. The public programme includes guided tours, exhibitions, lectures, workshops, private views and museum lates.


  • 27 days holiday plus public holidays
  • Free lunch
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • Learning and development opportunities

Closing date: 2 February 2020
Interview date: 18 February 2020

For more information or to discuss the role, please contact the Senior curator Lowri Jones on lowri.jones@rcplondon.ac.uk

To apply for this role please submit your CV and Supporting Statement (cover letter) outlining how your skills and experience match the criteria in the job description and person specification.

The RCP positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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