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

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Acceptance in Lieu Panel members – Arts Council England

The Arts Council is looking for 2 new Members of the Acceptance in Lieu Panel.  The Acceptance in Lieu Panel…

Trustee vacancy – The Whithorn Trust

We are looking for a new Trustee from any background or experience to join our Board of Trustees. Having a passion for Scotland’s history and archaeology is key to this role in a trust which mana…

Trustee vacancy – Silk Heritage Trust, Macclesfield

We are the Silk Heritage Trust and have a number of exciting opportunities coming up for new Trustees. We are very keen to recruit to the Board of Trustees new faces who have enthusiasm, energy and…

Trustee vacancy – Museum of the Mercian Regiment (WFR Collection)

We are seeking one or two Trustees to join a small, but dedicated, Board for Museum of the Mercian Regiment (WFR Collection). We would value interest from anyone who has knowledge of marketing or F…

Launching a new AIM Hallmark
Launching a new AIM Hallmark
16/08/2023 in Uncategorised

As announced at Conference, an Environment Hallmark is being added to AIM’s key characteristics of successful museums. The AIM Hallmarks combine the distilled experience o…

Trustee vacancy – Chair – Bridport Museum Trust

Bridport Museum is looking for a new Chair of Trustees to lead our vibrant local museum. Over the last few years, the Museum has been through a major change programme, including changes to the orga…

Trustee vacancy – York Museums Trust

York Museums Trust was formed on 1 August, 2002 as an independent charitable trust to manage the museums and gallery service previously run by City of York Council.  All the collections are design…

Museum Profile – Spalding Gentleman’s Society

Our Museum & Collections Founded in 1710, Spalding Gentlemen’s Society (SGS) is Britain’s oldest provincial learned society and second-oldest museum. From a small co…

A new way to insure your museum collection

Sotera is an Insurtech start-up that uses AI and a proprietary risk algorithm to evaluate the risk of collections to improve how they are insured. The company was founded by two former archaeologis…

Practical tips to maximise your Museums & Galleries Exhibition Tax Relief claim

The extension to the sunset clause of the Museums & Galleries Exhibition Tax Relief (MGETR) is great news, says Associate Supplier, Mo Suleman. But there are a few simple ways you can m…

How AIM Conference led to a new exhibition

At AIM we know that conference provides a vital opportunity for member museums to network, listen, learn, and share with colleagues. But we don’t always hear about the long-term connectio…

What is the future of flexible working?

The recent trial of a 4 day week and the government plans to make flexible working requests a day-one right show a clear trend: the way in which we work is changing and employers are having…

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