August 2017 Trustee Vacancies

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Can you spare some time to volunteer as a trustee at an AIM member museum? If so, the following organisations would love to hear from you. These are the latest AIM member trustee vacancies for August 2017.

If you have a trustee vacancy that you would like to advertise for free, please download this form: AIM Member Trustee Vacancy Form

 

Sharpe’s Pottery Museum – South Derbyshire

Trustee role: Trustee

We are interested in broadening the basis of our capacity to maintain an active and supportive framework of governance for our charity and the work of the team. We would be particularly interested in applicants who have experience in Fundraising, Collections or Heritage Management, Communications and Volunteer Development.

You will be asked to attend a minimum of 6 half day Board meetings a year. In addition, there will be supplementary meetings and on-going projects which will require a regular time commitment equivalent to approximately one-two days each month.

Closing date for applications: 31 August 2017

Contact details for applicants to find out more:info@sharpespotterymuseum.org.uk 01283 222600

Organisation website:         www.sharpespotterymuseum.org.uk

 

Museum of Cambridge – Cambridgeshire

Trustee role: Chair

We are seeking a new Chair of Trustees, as we embark on the challenge to take us through a transformational period of reorganisation and consolidation, leading to a resilient museum.

You will be a dynamic, motivated and committed leader and manager, with previous experience of enhancing and strengthening charitable organisations.

It is anticipated that the role will require the equivalent of 1 day per week

Closing date for applications: Noon, 24 August 2017

Contact details for applicants to find out more: Gordon Chancellor, Cambridgeshire Museum Partnership Officer

E: gordon.chancellor@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

T: 01223 699402 M: 07747 205575

Organisation website:

http://museumofcambridge.org.uk/

http://volunteercambs.org/trustees

 

Museum of Cambridge – Cambridgeshire

Trustee role: Treasurer

We’re seeking a Treasurer, as we go through a period of reorganisation and consolidation, leading to a resilient museum.

With suitable experience, you will be able to maintain an overview of the organisation’s affairs; monitor and report its financial viability; and ensure that proper financial records and procedures are maintained. There are 18 meetings per year.

Closing date for applications: Noon, 24 August 2017

Contact details for applicants to find out more: Gordon Chancellor, Cambridgeshire Museum Partnership Officer

E: gordon.chancellor@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

T: 01223 699402 M: 07747 205575

Organisation website:

http://museumofcambridge.org.uk/

http://volunteercambs.org/trustees

 

The New Forest Centre – Hampshire

Trustee role: Trustee

The New Forest Centre is the only museum telling the story of the internationally important conservation area. The museum is embarking on major re development plans for the museum and is currently seeking one or more Trustees to support its governance. Trustees are particularly welcomed with museum/curatorial experience and experience of marketing/fundraising.

Closing date for applications: 28 September

Contact details for applicants to find out more:   Marilyn.Scott@thelightbox.org.uk

Organisation website:         www.newforestcentre.org.uk

 

Belper North Mill Trust – Derbyshire

Trustee role: Chair

To lead the charity through an important phase of development and change; raise its profile; ensure the implementation of the Strategic Plan (2017-2022); champion the organisation as its lead representative with partners, stakeholders and related organisations and to be its public face in dealings with the media. Six meetings per annum / four to five days a month

Closing date for applications: 31 August 2017

Contact details for applicants to find out more:   Details on Strutt’s North Mill website www.belpernorthmill.org (under North Mill on Home Page)

Organisation website: www.belpernorthmill.org

 

Fort Amherst Heritage Trust – Kent

Trustee role: Trustee

We are seeking candidates with experience in the following areas to help us strengthen our team and help to deliver the activity plan supporting the £1.8M Heritage Lottery Fund project: Fundraising/Grants, Marketing & public relations, Education & Learning, Project/programme delivery, Heritage sector experience. Minimum 7 bi monthly meetings last circa 2 hours plus any additional meetings as and when required

Closing date for applications: 30 September 2017

Contact details for applicants to find out more:   admin@fortamherst.com FAO Les Snowdon

Organisation website:         www.fortamherst.com

 

Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery – Northumberland

Trustee roles: Trustees Marketing, Retail & Secondary Spend, Facilities Management

Marketing: We strive to achieve high quality, visual publicity in the town, in the local press and online. We have an excellent relationship with the local media which we seek to maintain and build on. We are seeking someone with the expertise to help us become more effective with our marketing.

Retail and Secondary Spend: Our shop contributes to the overall surplus of the museum, and to towards the positive visitor experience. We have a small team of dedicated volunteers who maintain the stock and source items to correspond with the exhibition programme. We are looking for a trustee to assist and advise the team.

Facilities Management: Our trustees are in the process of writing a Facilities Management Plan based on the findings of a recent buildings survey. A trustee is sought to oversee implementation of the plan.

6 meetings per annum, each lasting approx. 2 hours plus occasional meetings with team members.

Closing date for applications: 30 September 2017

Contact details for applicants to find out more:   companysecretary@bailiffgatemuseum.co.uk or ask@bailiffgatemuseum.co.uk

Organisation website:         www.bailiffgatemuseum.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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