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Posted: Friday, July 6th 2018
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Job Title:     Museum Development Officer
Organisation:     York Museums Trust
Salary:     £14,317.60 p.a.
Type:     Part-Time Position (14.8)
Location:     Yorkshire, England
Closing Date:     Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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Job Description:
York Museums Trust are seeking an experienced museum professional to join the Museum Development Yorkshire (MDY) team. MDY works with museums across Yorkshire and the Humber to support change, development and improvement and to help create excellent museums. This is an exciting time to join MDY as the start of a new, four year contract with Arts Council England.

The post holder will work as part of a team to develop excellence within small and medium sized museums in the Yorkshire and Humber region taking a strategic approach to professional leadership, organisational development, programmes and partnerships. The succesful candidate will also lead on regional initiatives focussing on workforce and professional development leading to organisational resilience and development
Required Skills:
The successful candidate will be experienced in working at a management level in museums or heritage management. They will have a good understanding of national museum, 3rd sector and public sector issues and have substantial experience of consultancy, facilitation, mentoring and coaching in a museum or heritage environment.

This role involves visiting museums in the Yorkshire area, so flexibility and the ability to travel widely within the region is essential to be successful in the role. This role could potentially be home based.
Application Instructions:
If you would like to know more about this position, please contact Michael Turnpenny on 07917 220227 or at for an informal discussion.

How to apply:
Access the job description and application form at on the About Us, Jobs Vacancies page.

Forms should be returned to or by post to: Recruitment, Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens, York, YO1 7FR.

CVs will not be accepted and applications can only be accepted from candidates who have permission to work in the UK. If, after applying, you have not heard from us by two weeks after the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion. (Please note that York Museums Trust cannot be held responsible for non-delivery or late receipt of postal applications).

Dates to bear in mind…
Closing date for applications is 9 am on Monday 23 July 2018
Interviews will take place in York on Monday 6 August 2018.

As an organisation York Museums Trust is committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforce. We welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
Contact Name:     Mrs Jacqueline Chiplin
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Address:     St Mary's Lodge, Marygate, York, .  
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