A further opportunity has arisen to apply for this fantastic opportunity to work in a beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site. All enquiries:
Tickets are selling fast for the World Heritage UK technical workshop ‘Commercial Best Practice in World Heritage’ to be held at the Kew Gardens UNESCO World Heritage Site on the 6th and 7th March 2018.
Details are being finalised but this World Heritage UK workshop ‘Commercial Best Practice in World Heritage’ is not to be missed! It will include speaker experts from the top of their professional game and some unique behind-the-scenes experiences not available to the visiting public at the Kew Gardens UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The developing workshop package includes:
2 day entry to Kew Gardens
Three workshop sessions on commercial best practice with top speakers for your CPD
Exclusive access to preview two new exhibits – The Pagoda and The Temperate House
1 hour Explorer Bus tour of Kew Gardens
‘Back of House’ experience – see the rarest of plants and hear from the horticultural scientists conserving them
Two Lunches and refreshments
Evening networking dinner in Richmond (optional extra)
Tickets are just £95 plus Eventbrite booking fee (or £20 for World Heritage UK Voting Member organisations, to cover catering and admin costs).
Ticket booking and outline programme details are available at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/world-heritage-uk-workshop-commercial-best-practice-in-world-heritage-tickets-42086363446
More details on the programme will be circulated shortly.
Advance booking is essential as only 50 places are available for the workshop sessions and behind the scenes tours. Please be advised that 33% of the places available for this workshop have been snapped up already so if you or your colleagues do intend to come to the Kew Gardens workshop you are advised to secure your place as soon as possible or you may be disappointed.
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Join the applicants flocking to this exciting new new position!
The Lake District National Park Authority are currently advertising for a full time World Heritage Site Coordinator in UK’s most recently inscribed UNESCO World Heritage Site. Further details can be found at:
All applications and enquiries to http://www.aspenpeople.co.uk/newlanarkRole: Chief ExecutiveLocation: New LanarkSalary: c.£80,000New Lanark is a World Heritage site – an authentic and enduring historic community whichpreserves and celebrates social and economic values that remain of global contemporaryrelevance. It is an international, award-winning visitor destination and a living, workingcommunity.New Lanark Trust, an independent charity, is the principal owner and manager of propertywithin the World Heritage Site, having carried out one of the most significant heritagerestoration projects in Scotland for many years.Reporting to the Board of Trustees through the Chair of the Board, the Chief Executive isresponsible for leading and managing the operations of New Lanark Trust and its subsidiarycompanies, ensuring the overall financial sustainability of the Trust and safeguarding thehistoric village of New Lanark.The ideal candidate will have a creative, innovative, imaginative and energetic leadershipapproach, directed at maintaining financial sustainability without compromising the socialand historical context of New Lanark’s heritage. An ability and willingness to work andcommunicate effectively with a multi-disciplinary Board of non-executive Trustees isessential as is a demonstrable track record in successfully managing commercial activities.Candidates should have experience in developing and influencing strategy and policy and inestablishing and maintaining relationships with external stakeholders and strategic partners.We are looking for someone who has an empathy with heritage values and the legacy ofRobert Owen and who is passionate about the prospect of leading our dedicated team andiconic organisation.For more information, including how to apply, please visit www.aspenpeople.co.uk/newlanarkor call Catriona Mackie at our recruitment partners, Aspen People, on 0141 212 7555 for aconfidential discussion.Closing date for applications is Monday 16thMay 2016.New Lanark Trust (Registered Charity SC008552).