News

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

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Updated Charity Governance Code

A new, refreshed Charity Governance Code was launched in December – with significant updates to the Diversity and Integrity principles in the Code. Boards of Trustees should aspire to achi…

Trustee vacancy – Herne Bay Museum Trust

Herne Bay Museum Trust in Kent is currently seeking 3 Trustees join the Board. The position of Chair of Trustees will become vacant in the summer of 2021 and Treasurer early in 2022. The Tru…

Trustee vacancy – Florence Nightingale Museum

The Florence Nightingale Museum celebrates the life and work of the best known figure in nursing history. Nightingale was the founder of modern nursing, was one of our greatest Victorians an…

It’s Showtown!

Seeking to bring together the best of museum and visitor attraction, Showtown celebrates Blackpool and its role in the development of British popular culture. We spoke to Learning and Engag…

Trustee vacancy – Buckingham Old Gaol Trust

Buckingham Old Gaol Trust is seeking new Trustees to join the Board. Company Secretary Comply with Charities Commission and Companies House statutory requirements incl…

Let’s take this outside

With many museums forced to limit their indoor space, interpretive designers the Creative Core celebrate the joys and possibilities of outdoor interpretation for museums and visitors alike. …

Trustee vacancy – UK Antarctic Heritage Trust

The UK Antarctic Heritage Trust, based in Cambridge, is looking to strengthen and enhance our Board of Trustees with new skills and ideas and the energy to deliver our vision. We are seeking indivi…

AIM publishes new Success Guide for museum trustees

AIM is pleased to share the latest Success Guide – Successful Governance for Museum Trustees. The guide is designed to be of practical help to Boards of independent museums throughout …

Steps to Sustainability – Building a Sustainable Heritage Sector – applications open

AIM is pleased to be partnering with The Social Enterprise Academy as they open applications for their new National Lottery Heritage Fund project – Steps to Sustainability! This opport…

Trustee vacancies – Lakeland Arts

Be part of the Lake District’s cultural heritage – Lakeland Arts is recruiting for the Board of Trustees Lakeland Arts is one of the most …

Trustee vacancies – Ryedale Folk Museum

Could you help to shape the future of this remarkable open-air museum? Ryedale Folk Museum are looking for new trustees to join their friendly and dedicated board, to help oversee the management of…

Trustee vacancy – Treasurer at Middleton Hall Trust

Middleton Hall Trust are looking for a Treasurer to join the board of Trustees. The treasurer will oversee the financial affairs of the organisation, and ensure they have appropriate and acc…

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