Exhibition Design Contract Opportunity


Job Opportunity: Englesea Brook Chapel and Museum of Primitive Methodism
Job title: Exhibition Designer
Salary: £5,000-£7,000
Location: Englesea Brook (near Crewe, Cheshire, UK)
Contract: Freelance – 7 weeks
Closing date: Friday 21 January 2022, 12pm (noon)

Englesea Brook are seeking an exhibition designer to develop an historic cupboard into a display cabinet.   We want to work with a designer who can help us to utilise space we already have by explaining an historic object that belonged to Hugh Bourne, a key figure in the story of Primitive Methodism.  We are seeking a designer who can develop a museum grade display cabinet that conforms to the requirements of collections care and accessibility, while keeping the historic essence of the cupboard in which it will be situated.

The deadline for tender applications is 12pm on Friday 21 January 2022.  Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 25 January and interviews will be held week commencing Monday 31 January.  The project start date is Monday 14 February, with completion planned for the end of March 2022.

See the brief entitled Hugh Bourne at 250 for further details about Englesea Brook, the project and the application process.  It is available to download in PDF and Word format.

Please send completed tender applications to Amy Wilkinson, Englesea Brook Heritage Officer, on heritage@engleseabrook.org.uk by the deadline.

If you have any questions, please contact Amy Wilkinson at the above email address.