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Co-Director: Camlann Medieval Village

  • 07 Feb 2024 6:51 PM
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    Co-Director   Position opens: February 2024

    Camlann Medieval Village,  King County, Washington State


     Camlann Medieval Village is seeking a career minded, outgoing, motivated staff person to work with our Executive Director in developing our museum programs in preparation for a future Directorship. 

    Compensation:  $50,400 per yr ($2,400/mo. salary, plus a caretaker apartment and utilities value: $1,800/mo.). 

    This position will require 40-50 hrs per week (Wednesday through Sunday) including some weekend evenings.

    Camlann village is an independent living history museum, founded in 1984, dedicated to the portrayal of daily life, old world crafts, and visual/performing arts in rural 14th century England, reflecting their significance in today’s post industrial society.

    Position Requirements:  Our ideal candidate has:

         2 or more years work experience or equivalent in historical interpretation or management

        A strong interest in medieval culture based upon relevant formal or informal education

         First person interpretive skills to support portrayal of a 14th century person.

         Excellent interpersonal skills for collaborative research, creative debate, and management

         An appetite for learning and the ability to undertake physical as well as creative projects


     Administrative (depending on experience) duties will include some combination of the following:

    Office management, computer skills, program planning, publicity

    Payroll, budget development, fundraising, grant writing

    Research, writing, seminar and workshop presentations

    Collections acquisition, inventory, and preservation

    Interpreter participation, training, coordination and support

    Caretaker duties will include:

    Light site maintenance: historical gardens, leaf raking, wattle fencing

    Animal care and feeding (we have two sheep).

    Bors Hede (restaurant) duties will include occasional feast serving, food prep, cooking, and cleanup.

    Villager Activities that you may help coordinate or in which you might participate:

    Textiles: shearing, spinning, weaving, clothing construction and maintenance

    Hand crafts: pottery, baskets, woodworking, calligraphy and art, candle making, etc.

    Performances: early music, dancing, poetry, storytelling, drama

     To Apply: 

    Call Roger Shell, Executive Director: (425) 788-1945

    Send an introductory letter and résumé to: camlannvillage@gmail.com

    or mail these to:   Camlann Medieval Association

    10320  Kelly Road NE   Carnation,  WA   98014

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