Museum Manager – Epping Forest District Museum

Job Title: Museum Manager
Salary: £35,000
Closing date: 12:00 am 27 November 2023

We are seeking a Museum Manager to help us plan and implement the development of a new community focussed service at Epping Forest District Museum. As Museum Manager you will have an important role to play in providing strategic direction and guidance to our Trust Board. Supported by our staff and volunteer team, you will develop our engagement with local communities across the area, working in partnership with local schools and community organisations.

Located in a grade 11* listed Tudor building in the centre of Waltham Abbey, Epping Forest Museum holds important local history, archaeology, ethnography and fine art collections with recently upgraded displays and public facilities. The Museum has a strong reputation and profile in the area, operating to a high standard of service through a lively programme of events and exhibitions.

With continuing support from the Epping Forest District Council, the Museum is being transferred into an independent trust with a newly appointed Trustee Board. As Museum Manager you will have the opportunity to plan and shape the future direction and delivery of the Trust’s activities, providing leadership and a commitment to community engagement and participation.

Salary: £35,000 – £40,000

For a recruitment pack or if you would like to have an informal chat about this post please contact Sam Hunt, email:

Closing date: Monday 27 November 2023