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Volunteer and Operations Manager at Ripon Museums Trust

The Ripon Museum Trust was established in 1982 and runs three museums in the heart of Ripon.

We are looking to recruit a dynamic and innovative Volunteer and Operations Manager, who can help us further develop volunteering and deliver a high quality experience to our visitors. 

This post is responsible for developing a strategic and best practice approach to volunteering at the Trust which is inclusive and reaches out to a diverse range of volunteers. For ensuring that the Trust has a volunteer team that has the skills and capacity to enable the Trust to operate an effective museum service. The post holder will also manage the delivery of the Trust’s operations, ensuring that the museums are fully resourced and that every interaction we have with members of the public is of the highest standard.

Work base:                            Ripon Workhouse Museum

Salary:                                    £25,000

Contract:                                Permanent

Hours of work:                      Full time. Some evening and weekend work may be required

Responsible to:                    Museum Director

See the role description for further details about the position:

Closing date for applications: 5pm 20th August 2019

Interviews (stage 1) to be held on: 4th September 2019 and Assessment (stage 2) to be held on 6th September 2019.

If you are interested in this position, please complete the application form showing how you meet the criteria for the position. Please send the completed application form to [email protected] or The Workhouse Museum, Allhallowgate, Ripon, HG4 1LE

For informal discussion about this post please contact Helen Thornton, Museum Director, 07913722205

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