News

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

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AIM Director vacancy

Director (Chief Executive), Association of Independent Museums Full time, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire / Flexible c£65,000 The Association of Independent Museums …

January 2021 trustee newsletter – Welsh translation

Cod Llywodraethu Elusennau wedi ei Ddiweddaru Lansiwyd Cod Llywodraethu Elusennau newydd ym mis Rhagfyr – gyda diweddariadau sylweddol i’r egwyddorion o Amrywiaeth ac Un…

Updated Charity Governance Code

A new, refreshed Charity Governance Code was launched in December – with significant updates to the Diversity and Integrity principles in the Code. Boards of Trustees should aspire to achi…

Trustee vacancy – Herne Bay Museum Trust

Herne Bay Museum Trust in Kent is currently seeking 3 Trustees join the Board. The position of Chair of Trustees will become vacant in the summer of 2021 and Treasurer early in 2022. The Tru…

Farewell Emma!
Farewell Emma!
14/01/2021

Emma Chaplin stepping down as AIM Director.   Emma Chaplin will be stepping down from her role as AIM Director at the end of March 2021. An AIM Council member from 2003 to 2014, E…

Job vacancy – Head of Finance and Operations at People’s History Museum

Job title: Head of Finance and Operations Salary: £32,234 Location: People’s History Museum, Manchester Term: Two year fixed term contract Closing date: 9am Friday 22…

AMA events

The AMA has a variety of webinars coming up between January and March that are a great way to fit some training into your week — whether you’re at home or are back in the office. They co…

AIM member discount from new Associate Supplier, Conservation Resources

We’re pleased to welcome Conservation Resources to AIM as our newest Associate Supplier. Conservation Resources UK was established more than 30 years ago and supplies museums, gallerie…

How Divento.com helped a small museum reopen

Like many small museums, Bath Postal Museum didn’t have the means to reopen in a COVID-compliant way. Setting up and maintaining it’s own booking system was too costly and the us…

Job vacancy – Research Manager at DJS Research

DJS Research are recruiting a Research Manager to work in our growing Culture Research team.   You will have a minimum of 5 years project management experience, predominantly in quantitative rese…

Job vacancy – Bucks Heroes Programme Manager at Bucks County Museum

Job title: Programme Manager Location: Bucks County Museum, Aylesbury Salary: £25,975 Hours of Work: 37 hours per week – flexible working required including weekends and evenin…

Job vacancy – Executive Director at Manx National Heritage

Executive Director, Manx National Heritage MNH is a Trust and the statutory heritage agency for the Isle of Man, a British Crown Dependency in the middle of the Irish Sea. MNH is a charity w…

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