Moat Brae: Director
Director, Centre for Children's Literature and
- Closing Date: 12 noon, 3rd November 2017
- Location: 92 Irish Street, Dumfries (pending the Centre
opening, then at Moat Brae, 101 George Street, Dumfries)
- Responsible to: Peter Pan Moat Brae Trust (PPMBT) Board of
- Salary: £36,000 / annum
- Type: The post is permanent and full-time, subject to a 3-month
The Peter Pan Moat Brae Trust is seeking a
Director to lead the day-to-day and longer-term
operations of an international visitor attraction. The
successful candidate will initially support the transition from the
current project phase to the opening of the new Centre for
Children's Literature and Storytelling at the end of 2018.
We are looking for a proven leader who will take us on the next
stage of our exciting journey, building the Trust's
capability to deliver its vision and strategy, ensuring the visitor
experience is of the highest standard, its finances are
well-managed and achieve sustainability, the creative and
educational offer is of a high quality and well-promoted, and
developing exceptional relationships for the Centre locally,
nationally and internationally to assure its long-term future.
This is a challenging but nationally significant post. The
successful candidate will be someone who is adaptable, resilient
and able to manage complexity but also brave, determined and able
to make decisions. They will be level headed in difficult
situations, have a creative approach to problem solving and be
enthusiastic and motivating.
The post is permanent and full-time, subject to a 3-month
For further details and to apply, see the Moat Brae website.