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Current Vacancies:

Fundraising Consultant

 

As Dunollie Museum, Castle & Grounds enters the first open season since the COVID-19 pandemic, DPT are looking for a Fundraising Consultant to assist in strategically targeting grant funding to help carry out development projects and essential conservation, as well as increasing individual giving. The Fundraising Consultant will be commissioned to develop a fundraising strategy to tackle DPT’s list of priority projects, identifying key grant funds to target, as well as assisting in the development of legacy programmes and carrying out a review of our membership schemes.

 

The Fundraising Consultant will be key in helping DPT’s long term resilience and broadening income streams by feeding into overall strategic planning. It is hoped that, through the work of the Consultant, and in conjunction with Dunollie Museum, Castle & Grounds trading activities, DPT will be better placed to reach target reserves annually and focus attention on conserving and sharing its heritage.

 

The consultancy has been funded by a Museums Galleries Scotland Recovery Grant.

 

To apply, please send a proposal covering:

  • Proposed methodology, programme and timescales

  • CV of the Consultant(s)

  • Fee proposal for undertaking this work, fully broken down into work stages and tasks including a cost breakdown giving the daily rate of the Consultant(s), expenses and VAT if applicable.

To apply: Please email completed proposal to info@dunollie.org or addressed to Recruitment, Dunollie Museum, Castle & Grounds, Oban, PA34 5TT.

Available Fee: £5,400 | Contract (18 days spread over 3 months) | Application Deadline: Sunday 5 June 2022

 

 

 

Copywriter Consultant

 

As Dunollie Museum, Castle & Grounds enters the first open season since the COVID-19 pandemic, DPT are looking for a Copywriter to help develop the organisations case for support. The Copywriter will be commissioned to write a strong and convincing argument as to DPT’s value to its local, national and international communities that can be used by team members as a brand voice and across different fundraising applications. Through the work of the Copywriter, DPT would like to enable its team of staff and volunteers to feel confident in talking and writing about the charity’s work, as well as being able to apply for funding with a quick turnaround.

 

The consultancy has been funded by a Museums Galleries Scotland Recovery Grant.

 

To apply, please send a proposal covering:

• Proposed methodology and timescales

• CV of the Copywriter(s)

• Fee proposal for undertaking this work, fully broken down into work stages and tasks including a cost breakdown giving the daily rate of the Copywriter, expenses and VAT if applicable.

 

To apply: Please email completed proposal by Sunday 5 June 2022 to info@dunollie.org or addressed to Recruitment, Dunollie Museum, Castle & Grounds, Oban, PA34 5TT

 

Available Fee: £1,500 | Contract (anticipated 5 days work to be completed by October 2022) | Application Deadline: Sunday 5 June 2022

Dunollie GLAD Project: Woodworking Practitioner

Dunollie GLAD is funded by the National Heritage Lottery Fund and seeks to establishe a route through the aftermath of the pandemic to provide structure, foundation, methodology for a sustainable new era for the Dunollie Preservation Trust. As part of this project, DPT is seeking a Woodworker with experience in working with Groups to help us lead one of our volunteer groups in the creation of a new castle path handrail. 

As part of Available Fee: £1,500 | To apply, please email jamie@dunollie.org ASAP

 

Front of House Team: Kettle Garden Café Assistant

18 Hours Per Week | £10/Hour | Working Pattern: To include Sunday & Monday and weekday lunch cover agreed with the postholder

The purpose of this role is to assist the Kettle Garde Café Manager in opening and running of the daily food and drink preparation and service at The Kettle Garden Café; a small café with outdoor seating (approx. 20 covers) based in the grounds of Dunollie.

 

How to apply: Send your CV and a Cover Letter outlining your interest and suitability for the role to info@dunollie.org or Recruitment, Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds, North Wing, Dunollie House, PA34 5TT. 

Start Date: ASAP