Museum Development East Midlands (MDEM) and West Midlands Museum Development (WMMD) are seeking a freelance Museum Accreditation Advisor to deliver Accreditation support and advice for the whole Midlands region for 2023/24.
A key strand in the delivery of Museum Accreditation in England is the provision of effective technical advice to enable museums to achieve and maintain Accreditation. This includes support for all museums in England, apart from national museums.
The appointed Accreditation Advisor will jointly manage the East and West Midlands Accreditation programme on behalf of MDEM and WMMD to meet the programmes aims within the timescale and agreed budget.
Accreditation technical advice is to be delivered in line with the requirements and exceptions of the Arts Council’s “Museum Development and delivery of Accreditation advice function briefing note 2018-23”.
Bidders should demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of the eligibility stage and Accreditation Standard, the processes that underpin and support it and its applicability to museums of different sizes and scales.
The Accreditation Advisor fee is a maximum of £16,000 over at least 40 days throughout the year, including VAT and any expenses.
For further details of duties, specification and how to apply, please visit the Leceistershire County Council procurement portal.
Deadline: 12pm, Monday 20 February
The tender is administered through Leicestershire County Council on behalf of MDEM and WMMD.