Patrick Geddes Centre Director

The Patrick Geddes Centre, Riddle’s Court, Edinburgh, are seeking a new Director.

Scottish Historic Buildings Trust has recently completed the restoration of Riddle’s Court, Edinburgh giving it a new life as the Patrick Geddes Centre for Learning.
Thanks to funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, we wish to recruit a Centre Director who will be responsible for leading and delivering the Strategic Vision for the Patrick Geddes Centre for Learning, promoting the legacy of Patrick Geddes and his approach to learning, highlighted in stone above the gateway to Riddle’s Court – ‘Vivendo Discimus’ – by living we learn. Geddes’ thinking has guided the Trust through its delivery of the building as a new crucible for learning in Edinburgh’s Old Town.
We are looking for an enthusiast and expert in the work of Patrick Geddes in both a local and global context with a proven record of accomplishment of working within the educational/cultural sectors to lead a successful multi-disciplinary team to deliver dynamic learning programmes and activities in an astounding setting.

For a copy of the Job Description, please contact Interested parties can send a CV supported by a covering letter setting out how you meet the requirements of the role to by midday on Friday 23rd March 2018.