Trustee, Herne Bay Museum Trust

Location:The Seaside Museum, Herne Bay Salary:Voluntary Main duties:
  • To attend Board meetings regularly and represent the Museum and its business to the other Trustees and to develop strategies that include the best interest of the museum and its collections, taking the lead where other Trustees have no specific knowledge of museum practice.
  • To work with museum staff and the Museum Mentor to draft museum policy documents, including the Forward Plan and Collections Development Policy
  • To monitor implementation of the Forward Plan and other policies and report progress to the Board.
  • To liaise with the Museum Mentor in order to maintain Accredited status.
  • To ensure appropriate collections and documentation procedures are followed.
  • Sitting on and chairing committees as required.
  • To scrutinise board papers.
  • To attend training where necessary, including governance and museum specific training.
  • To look at ways and means of attracting funding to the museum
  • To help market and promote the museum
  • To advise on the day to day running of the museum
Closing date:17/01/2022 Job Description:

Herne Bay Museum Trust is currently seeking 2 Trustees join the Board.

The Trust is especially interested in applicants who have skills and expertise in finance (income generation), governance and legal, personnel management, marketing and promotion and education and outreach. However, if you are interested in becoming a Trustee but feel that you have different skills to contribute, please apply, as all applications will be considered.

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