News

This section features news, events and staff and Trustee vacancies from across the museum and heritage sector.

You can submit news articles for consideration to editor@aim-museums.co.uk

A challenging year for business insurance

Ben Leah, Director of Hayes Parsons Insurance Brokers, reflects on the current Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) business interruption “test case” and its implications for museums in a …

Institutional digital subscriptions to British Museum Magazine now available

The British Museum has partnered with archiving experts Exact Editions to offer cutting-edge  digital subscriptions to their membership magazine to institutions around the world. The expansive arc…

Think big and go for it!

We spoke to Dr Karen Buchanan, Curator of AIM Member Gairloch Museum about their recent Art Fund Museum of the Year accolade. Can you tell us a little bit about Gair…

AIM publishes new Success Guide for museum trustees

AIM is pleased to share the latest Success Guide – Successful Governance for Museum Trustees. The guide is designed to be of practical help to Boards of independent museums throughout …

Job vacancy – Director at Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings

Job title: Director Location: Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings, Bromsgrove Closing date: 31 December 2020 …

Job vacancy – Director Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums

Job title: Director Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums Salary: £88,626 – £94,024 per annum Term: Permanent, full time Closing date: 17 December 2020 This is yo…

Job vacancy – Museum Manager / Curator at Felixstowe Museum

Job title: Museum Manager / Curator Salary: £24,000 (£30,000 pro rata) Location: Felixstowe Museum Hours: Part time, 28 hours per week Term: Fixed term 12 months Clo…

Job vacancy – Operational Manager at Pickering Beck Isle Museum of Rural Life

Job title: Operational Manager Salary: £21,380 per annum, pro rata Term: Part-Time Position, initially for 12 months with possibility for extension Hours: 3 days pw, includes Sat…

Job vacancy – consultant to review Watford Museum

Watford Borough Council are seeking to appoint a consultant to review Watford Museum and the associated Heritage Service. If you are interested please apply via the link on …

Steps to Sustainability – Building a Sustainable Heritage Sector – applications open

AIM is pleased to be partnering with The Social Enterprise Academy as they open applications for their new National Lottery Heritage Fund project – Steps to Sustainability! This opport…

Job vacancy – Collections Officer at Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre

Job title: Collections Officer Location: Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre, Lifton, Devon Contract: Temporary Contract to April 2021 Hours: 21 Hours per week Salary: £21,1…

Job vacancy – Explainer Team Leader at Nottingham Castle

Job title: Explainer Team Leader Reports to: Learning and Visitor Experience Manager Direct Line Management: Explainer Team members and occasional responsibility for trainees and volunt…

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