Job vacancies

These are the latest job vacancies currently open for applications.

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Activities Officer at Bath Preservation Trust

Activities Officer at Bath Preservation Trust

To manage and deliver the Activity Plan with responsibility for all learning, community and volunteering elements, as well as input into the Interpretation Scheme for the ‘Our Tower’ Project, ensuring all outputs are completed on time and on budget with evaluation completed in line with the evaluation framework.

Hours: Five days a week

Term: until June 2022 with the potential to extend

Closing Date: 12:00 am 18 April 2021

Heritage Manager at Port Sunlight Village Trust

Heritage Manager at Port Sunlight Village Trust

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic heritage professional to lead the delivery of Port Sunlight’s Conservation Management Plan.

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 12:00 am 19 April 2021

Engagement Officer at Maison Dieu, Dover District Council

Engagement Officer at Maison Dieu, Dover District Council

Dover District Council is looking to recruit an Engagement Officer to deliver an exciting Activity Plan as part of the National Lottery Heritage Funded project to restore the Grade I listed Maison Dieu, Dover.

Hours: 30 hours per week (0.8 FTE)

Closing Date: 12:00 am 19 April 2021

Collections, Galleries and Interpretation Manager at Historic Dockyard Chatham

Collections, Galleries and Interpretation Manager at Historic Dockyard Chatham

The successful candidate will lead the Collections and Galleries team to contribute to the Trust’s core charitable objective of ‘learning’ through the management and care of the Trust’s museum collections and interpretative galleries.

Hours: Full time 35 hours per week

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 5:00 pm 23 April 2021

Heritage Trainers at Enfield Council

Heritage Trainers at Enfield Council

Enfield Council are offering a Heritage Capacity Training Programme and would like to hear from experienced trainers from within the cultural heritage sector who feel they could design and deliver an appropriate training session on one or more of the identified topics.

Term: Freelance

Closing Date: 11:59 pm 18 April 2021

Freelance Communications Officer for Museum in the Park, Stroud District Council

Freelance Communications Officer for Museum in the Park, Stroud District Council

The Museum in the Park (a Stroud District Council service) is inviting applications from a suitably qualified and experienced communication freelancer in the field of Supporter Schemes in the heritage / cultural / not-for-profit sector.

Term: 104 days to 31 March 2022

Closing Date: 5:00 pm 26 April 2021

Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway – Audience Research Consultant

Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway – Audience Research Consultant

The W&LLR has received a grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund to appoint an Audience Research Consultant to lead on the research and consultation necessary to produce a detailed Audience Development Plan which will inform our future business, activity and interpretation plans. 

Term: May - October 2021

Closing Date: 12:00 am 30 April 2021

Milton Keynes Museum – Head of Development

Milton Keynes Museum – Head of Development

Due to our growth over the years, we are now looking for an ambitious Head of Development Manager who can help us to enhance the work of the Museum as a cultural attraction, a visitor attraction and as an important place-making institution.

Hours: This is a part time (3 days a week) role

Term: 2- year fixed term contract with the potential for further extension

Closing Date: 12:00 am 10 May 2021

National Paralympic Heritage Trust – Operations and Engagement Manager

National Paralympic Heritage Trust – Operations and Engagement Manager

This is an exciting opportunity to join the NPHT’s small but dynamic team to help implement an important phase of our work including consolidation of our permanent display offer at the Heritage Centre and the National Spinal Injuries Centre, alongside an exciting engagement and learning programme.

Hours: 0.8FTE 32 hours

Term: Temporary contract (maternity cover) for 9 months

Closing Date: 10:00 am 4 May 2021

Delapre Abbey – Head of Engagement and Interpretation

Delapre Abbey – Head of Engagement and Interpretation

We are looking for a talented, creative individual to join the team as Head of Engagement and Interpretation.

Hours: 37.5

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 5:00 pm 22 April 2021

Wycombe Museum – Museum Director

Wycombe Museum – Museum Director

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced leader with management skills and sound judgement to work with trustees, staff and volunteers to secure the museum’s future and resilience.

Hours: 4 to 5 days a week, negotiable

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 5:00 pm 28 April 2021

River and Rowing Museum – Head of Facilities and Commercial

River and Rowing Museum – Head of Facilities and Commercial

Are you a skilled and successful Buildings Manager with operational and commercial experience in search of a new challenge? The River & Rowing Museum is a dynamic independent museum approaching its 25th anniversary in 2023. We need your skills to help deliver our new Forward Plan and Project Sustainable Future ambitions, which include substantial upgrades to the building infrastructure.

Closing Date: 5:00 pm 22 April 2021

Leach Pottery – Comms and Marketing Manager

Leach Pottery – Comms and Marketing Manager

Responsible for developing and implementing external and internal communications for the Leach Pottery (Trust and Enterprises) in line with our strategic vision, values and Business Plan.

Hours: 0.8 to 1 FTE (4-5 days a week) ideally full-time

Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 12:00 am 9 May 2021

Leach Pottery – Studio Apprentice

Leach Pottery – Studio Apprentice

This is a 36 month/3 year placement at foundation level, aimed at someone with little or no previous experience of ceramics and with priority given to those based permanently in Cornwall.

Hours: Full time

Term: 36 month / 3 year placement

Closing Date: 12:00 am 9 May 2021

Bucks County Museum

Bucks County Museum

Bucks County Museum have three vacancies – two consultant briefs and one fixed term contract.

Closing Date: 12:00 am 10 May 2021