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Programmes Manager

Permanent, part-time role

4 days PW with occasional weekend working

Salary: £28,000 pro-rata

Are you ready to manage our ambitious and inclusive engagement programme and prove that museums really can change lives?

Drawing on our vision, mission, collection and resources and working with leaders and managers across the organisation as well as external partners, this role will develop and manage a co-created and representative programme of engagement including exhibitions, digital offer, research and community programmes. The post-holder will manage core staff and commission others as projects require.

You will be a key member of a team that understands and loves our museum, has a passion for creating and sharing it with diverse public and proving the impact our work can have.

The Thackray Museum of Medicine is actively committed to promoting Equality, Inclusion and Diversity. We are a Disability Confident employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

For more information, read the job description here

To apply, please complete an application form and email [email protected] The deadline for applications is 21st July 5pm 

Meet the team on 19th July: onsite 12.30 – 1.30pm or virtually: 2-3pm

Interviews: 29th July

 

 

 

 


Informal Learning Officer

Permanent, full-time role

37 hours PW with regular weekend working

Salary: £22,000

Can you inspire our diverse audiences with the passion and purpose of medicine?

We are looking for an Informal Learning Officer to engage people with a range of ambitious and inclusive programmes. Drawing inspiration from our collections and building, the Informal Learning Officer develops and delivers Life Long Learning progammes for pre-school children, families, young people, medical professionals and older people. Working with the Learning Manager and colleagues across the museum they plan, develop and evaluate ambitious and diverse digital, live on-site or outreach activities in line with Thackray’s mission and audience needs. They share delivery with the Learning Assistant and engage volunteers where possible to enhance the offer.

You will be a key member of a team that understands and loves our museum, has a passion for creating and sharing it with a diverse public and proving the impact our work can have.

The Thackray Museum of Medicine is actively committed to promoting Equality, Inclusion and Diversity. We are a Disability Confident employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

For more information, read the job description here

To apply, please complete an application form and email [email protected] The deadline for applications is 21st July 5pm 

Meet the team on 13th July: onsite 10am-12 or virtually: 2-3pm

Interviews: 3rd August

 

 

 

 


Trustee

The Thackray Museum of Medicine in Leeds is recruiting trustees to join its Board as non-executive directors. This is an unpaid, voluntary position, helping to provide governance of one of the region’s most important independent museums.

The role will see you act as a guardian of purpose, ensuring the museum makes strategic decisions that are in the best interest of the community, the museum’s vision, and brand positioning.

We pride ourselves in cultivating a Board of Trustees that reflects a diverse mixture of backgrounds, perspectives and lived experience and Equality and Inclusion are core values of our work. We actively encourage applications from all and to help us to continue to strive for an inclusive Board we would be particularly interested in hearing from candidates who are:

  • Young people
  • People with lived experience of D/deaf or disability issues
  • People from BAME communities, especially those represented within East Leeds

For more information please see the role description and job pack here: Trustee role description

To formally apply for the role of Trustee, please email [email protected] with your current C.V and a written statement setting out how you meet the requirements.

Deadline: Friday 6th August

Drop-in Day

27 July, 12-3pm 

If you would like to visit the museum, we are hosting a ‘drop in’ day on 27th July, between 12 noon and 3pm at the museum or if you would like to arrange a visit to the museum at another date, to meet its CEO, Nat Edwards and find out more about our plans, please email [email protected] or phone 0113 205 6528