Nomination of candidates to serve on the council of Nelson Mandela Museum

In terms of the Cultural Institutions Act, 1998 (Act 119 of 1998), the Minister of Sports, Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa invites members of the heritage fraternity and the general public to nominate persons to serve as members of Council for Nelson Mandela Museum.

Nominated candidates should possess a broad understanding and experience in the field of heritage, broad managerial and financial expertise, legal knowledge and knowledge of marketing and liaison, fundraising, education and cultural/social research, as well as a willingness to render community service. The remuneration of the appointed nominees is in line with the remuneration scheme of the National Treasury guidelines.

Anyone wishing to nominate persons to serve as members of Council of the Nelson Mandela Museum should submit the following:

1. A letter containing full names, address and telephone numbers of the nominee, giving reasons for nomination;

2. Recently updated curriculum vitae of the nominee, including three contactable references;

3. A brief statement signed by the nominee explaining his/her suitability for appointment.

No nomination will be considered unless all of the above are included. Correspondence will only be entered into with shortlisted candidates.

Source: Department of Arts and Culture