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Posted: Jan 28, 2018

Job Opportunity

Learning Officer (25 hours).

A vacancy now exists for a Learning Officer to continue what has become a successful programme with schools and families. The post is presently funded for a nine month period with a review in November 2018 for continuation subject to the outcome of a current HLF bid application which includes a more expansive role. The successful candidate will work as a member of a small team delivering all the museum services and a group of dedicated volunteers.

To apply please submit your CV and a covering letter providing reasons why you match the above profile and what has prompted you to apply. Please send by email to museum@priest-house.co.uk.

For an informal discussion please contact Emma Ayling, Director or James Webb, Curator on 01202 882533.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 21 February 2018.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 14 February 2018.

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Going behind the scenes to uncover the past

Posted: May 31, 2019

The museum is offering behind the scenes guided tours.

New drama to be performed

Posted: May 31, 2019

'Echoes of the Past' is a promenade theatre event commemorating the temporary closure of the museum for refurbishment and development.

Feral

Posted: May 13, 2019

SISATA and Doppelganger Productions present an outdoor production of 'Feral', a new Gypsy-Folk musical drama on the timeless theme of wanderlust.

Your First World War Heritage

Posted: May 13, 2019

The museum is holding a family open day exploring 'Your First World War Heritage'.

Little Explorers

Posted: Mar 25, 2019

Come and join in the fun with the Little Explorers activity morning.

Aftermath

Posted: Mar 19, 2019

Documentary theatre production by State of Play Arts about the impact of the Great War on people living in East Dorset.

Archaeology explorers

Posted: Feb 18, 2019

A day of activities for all the family with the Portable Antiquities Scheme.