Heritage Compass – apply now

Heritage Compass is a free Business Support Programme for small and medium sized heritage organisations in England. Delivered by Cause4, in partnership with Creative United and the Arts Marketing Association, the programme will help organisations (including local museums, parks, landscapes, places of worship and heritage buildings) who want to future proof their business model. TheContinue reading “Heritage Compass – apply now”

Training: Museum Energy Management: Preparing for the Winter

19 October This two hour online workshop with energy management specialists Pilio will explore low and no cost interventions to help save energy in preparation for winter. It will cover energy management; energy monitoring; boiler settings; internal temperatures; fabric and drafts; lighting; night use minimisation and the use of environmental sensors. Participants will be givenContinue reading “Training: Museum Energy Management: Preparing for the Winter”

Book now for the SHARE conference!10 November 2022 

SHARE are thrilled to announce their 2022 Conference ‘Community Culture: how museums are stronger working with their communities’, taking place at Ely Maltings on 10 November.  Explore how museums work with their communities through inspiring case studies including CIMS/Aspire Black Suffolk, the A Place to Be Project, and a line up of excellent speakers.  Volunteers nominated for theContinue reading Book now for the SHARE conference!10 November 2022 “

Curatorial and Learning Officer at Chelmsford Museum 

Contract Type: Permanent Salary – Starting at £27,300 per annum, pro rata rising to £30,096 per annum, pro rataWorking Hours: 22.2 per week, part time Closing date: 16 October 2022  Are you looking for a role which celebrates history and inspires creativity? This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Chelmsford Museum’s Curatorial and Learning Team andContinue reading Curatorial and Learning Officer at Chelmsford Museum 

LAST CHANCE TO APPLY! Museum Development Officer for Essex 

Contract Type: Fixed Term until 31 March 2024Salary: Starting from £24,471Working Hours: 37 Hours per weekClosing date: 7 October 2022  Do you have museum experience? Could you help museums big and small to develop and meet the needs of their audiences? Colchester and Ipswich Museums (CIMS) is looking for someone with a strong knowledge of the museums andContinue reading “LAST CHANCE TO APPLY! Museum Development Officer for Essex “

Assistant Curator job

The University of Essex is recruiting for a new permanent Assistant Curator to work with two internationally significant art collections: the Essex Collection of Art from Latin America and the University Art Collections. The role will also provide support to Art Exchange. Details of the post and how to apply are available here. The closing dateContinue reading “Assistant Curator job”

AIM Reimagine funding – last chance to apply!

Applications are open again for AIM Reimagine grants, which are designed to inspire creativity and help museums recover after the challenging years of the pandemic. They’re particularly interested to hear about projects that explore your approach to engaging audiences, and grants of between £10,000 – £50,000 are available. Applications close 12 September. Find out moreContinue reading AIM Reimagine funding – last chance to apply!

Steps to Sustainability

Have you got a business idea that you need funded support to develop? A third round of Steps to Sustainability has launched, which along with mentoring, training and networking support, offers up to £10,000 in funding to help you develop an income generation idea. What you will experience 8 day programme of activities over 6 monthsContinue reading Steps to Sustainability

SHARE / Art Fund Recovery Grants 2022-23 launched

SHARE is offering another round of Recovery Grants to help museums reset after the Covid pandemic, reconnect with people, and reimagine their future as vital community spaces. You can apply for a grant between £1,000 and £5,000. Examples of activities for which grants can be used include (but not limited to): Developing and using collectionsContinue reading “SHARE / Art Fund Recovery Grants 2022-23 launched”

Vacancy – Collections & Exhibitions Assistant

Southend Museums have an exciting opportunity to join their busy team and help care for and promote their four sites as a Collections and Exhibitions Assistant. Contract: Permanent, part time Salary: £23,023 – £26, 446 Closing date: 18 July 2022  There will be a need to assist in all aspects of collections management, care, and conservation tasks, plusContinue reading “Vacancy – Collections & Exhibitions Assistant”