News

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

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Culture Recovery Fund – further detail announced

Early detail on how the government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund will operate emerged today as Arts Council England, National Lottery Heritage Fund and Historic England published information o…

Job vacancy – Heritage Manager at West Midlands Police

Do you have experience of working with museum collections and bringing their stories to life in new and compelling ways?  Grade: Management Band 1 …

ALVA Attractions Recovery Tracker

The Association of Leading Visitor Attractions (ALVA) has published the results of Wave 1, 2, 3 and 4 of its Attracti…

AIM pushes for rapid access to recently announced support package

In this extract from our upcoming  members’ Bulletin, AIM Chair Andrew Lovett outlines the need for speed in the distribution of recently announced Government support.…

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

All AIM Coronavirus resources on e.g. Finance, HR and 1-1 advice can be accessed here. AIM Advocacy …

Connecting Culture virtual conference and expo

AIM members are invited to attend Connecting Culture on 9 and 10 September Connecting Culture 2020 is the virtual conference and expo to kickstart the rebuilding of the cultura…

Trustee vacancy – Glenside Hospital Museum

Glenside Hospital Museum in Bristol seek a trustee with skills in developing business projects. Someone with a background in successful commercial activity to help take the museum forward on its am…

Trustee vacancy – Treasurer, Museum of Cambridge

Museum of Cambridge are looking for an engaged Treasurer to join our Board of Trustees. They should take responsibility for the strategic side of finance, having access to the bank accounts,…

Job vacancy – Operations Administrator at Calderdale Industrial Museum Association

Title                  Operations Administrator Status              Staff Hours               Flexible. Average 30 hours per week Dur…

Job vacancy – Wessex Museums

£31,000 – £34,000 (Depending on experience, pro rata, 0.8 FTE, fixed-term contract to 31 March 2023) Wessex Museums is a thriving consortium of the four principal museums…

History Maker Noor Inayat-Khan

In 1943, at the height of the Second World War, Noor Inayat-Khan became one of the first female radio operators to go undercover in Nazi-occupied France. She had volunteered for the Special Operati…

Joint museum sector statement on £1.57 billion funding for culture

Joint museum sector statement from the National Museum Directors’ Council, Association of Independent Museums and the Museums Association We welcome the Government’s ann…

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