English Heritage- Facilities Manager, Cambridge

Location 24 Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge, CB2 8BU Salary c£34,000 per annum / Full Time / Permanent Job type Permanent Ref 10048 Joining our Estates Department and based in Cambridge, you will play your part in helping to support the teams who maintain, repair and improve the historic and iconic buildings English Heritage cares for. As…

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Improving Assisted Travel on Railways

The Office for Road and Rail is consulting on improving assisted travel arrangements provided by train operators. Specifically, they are seeking views on how passenger awareness of Assisted Travel might be increased. what action could be taken to improve the reliability of assistance for passengers. how training for company staff could be strengthened. how monitoring of Assisted…

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The Architectural Heritage Fund – Trustee Vacancies

Vacancy: Trustee (three positions, including Scotland and Northern Ireland representatives) Salary: Voluntary and unremunerated (reasonable expenses are reimbursed) Duration: 1 or 2 terms (3 or 6 years) Application: Please submit a CV and cover letter (up to 2 pages) and send to Matthew McKeague, Chief Executive, The Architectural Heritage Fund, by email. Deadline: Friday 15th…

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Church of England: Church Buildings Adviser

Salary: £33,441 Location: Clifton Moor, York This is a wonderful opportunity to play a key role in maintaining and developing church buildings. Our churches range from the modest to the internationally important. Over 50 percent are Grade I or II* listed, from the tiny but perfect Skelton St Giles, to the majesty of our twelve…

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SAVE – full-time conservation officer

SAVE is seeking a full-time conservation officer to join the team, based in Clerkenwell. The conservation adviser role involves liaising with local groups, conservation officers and other heritage bodies, commenting on planning applications, as well as mounting campaigns to save threatened buildings at risk of imminent demolition. Excellent writing and analytical skills are required for…

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West Dean College of Arts and Conservation -Sales Manager

£32,000 Full or part-time West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is a growing and internationally recognised College with a rich heritage of creativity. A new opportunity exists for an experienced sales person to further develop and manage our sales function.  This is a wide-ranging role focused on growth across all areas of revenue generation;…

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West Dean College: Trust Fundraising Officer

Full time £25,500 The Edward James Foundation is a charitable educational trust located on the 6,400 acre West Dean Estate in beautiful West Sussex countryside near Chichester, specialising in arts and conservation.  As well as being a respected educational institution, the historic house and collections, the stunning grounds and gardens open to the public, and…

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CIfA: Historic England Training Placements

Two new professional work placements are available, each for twelve months, under the Historic England specialist work based training programme. The placement holders will be employed by the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) and seconded to Historic England for the duration. Training placement in Landscape investigation   Cambridge Training placement in Archaeobotany    Portsmouth The placements start…

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Church of England: Funding and Project Adviser

Contract Type: Permanent Salary/Stipend: £30000 – £40000 Working Hours: 35 hours per week The Adviser will assist with the assembling of professional teams. In the vast majority of projects, the Adviser’s involvement will be planting seed ideas, encouraging, monitoring, and give advice but not direct management, and the role is best suited to a candidate…

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Lake District World Heritage Site Coordinator

The English Lake District is the UK’s newest World Heritage Site (WHS). We are the UK’s first national park to be recognised as a WHS and are visited by over 18million people every year.  We are recruiting a new World Heritage Coordinator to help provide expert advice on managing this globally recognised cultural landscape. We…

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AHF: Team Coordinator and Administrator

Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 per year, depending on experience Duration: Full-time, permanent contract Location:  London (Spitalfields) The AHF wishes to achieve greater reach and impact so we can continue to be the organisation of choice for communities that wish to make better use of their architectural heritage. We have recently undertaken a far-reaching study of…

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Edward James Foundation: Collections Manager

£30,000 Full time The Edward James Foundation is a charitable educational trust located on the 6,400 acre West Dean Estate in beautiful West Sussex countryside near Chichester, specialising in creative and applied arts.  As well as being a respected educational institution, the historic house and collections, the stunning grounds and gardens open to the public,…

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HLF: Social research consultant

Value of contract: £50k As part of our planning for the period of our next strategic plan (2019 onwards), we would like to commission consultants with experience of social research and the culture sector to help us with the delivery of a public consultation on HLF’s future strategy. The consultation is currently due to run…

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Old Royal Naval College: Prospect Research Manager

The Old Royal Naval College is Sir Christopher Wren’s riverside masterpiece: a famous British landmark which encompasses some of the finest buildings in the world. Sitting by the Thames, in the heart of Greenwich it forms part of ‘Maritime Greenwich’, a World Heritage Site (WHS), and its spectacular Baroque architecture and interiors draw visitors from…

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Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust: 3 new trustees

The Board of Trustees of the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust is seeking 3 new trustees to join the Board of what is arguably Britain’s biggest and most exciting heritage regeneration project. The Trust is seeking trustees with specific skills in the areas of finance, architecture and contract management. The Trust is currently in a start-up…

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Merton Council – Community Engagement Officer

Heritage Lottery Fund, The Canons, Mitcham (Four year fixed term)  three days per week  £30,324  – £31,998 per annum pro rata plus market supplement of up to £4,611 Closing Date: 30th October 2017 , 5pm.  Follow this link to apply Based at Merton Civic Centre, Morden SM4 5DX Merton Council is delighted to have been…

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Merton Council- Project Manager

2 ½ year fixed term – 3 days per week £40,086 to £42,876 per annum pro rata Merton Council is delighted to have been awarded the opportunity to improve the historic Canons House in Mitcham and its surrounding gardens via the Heritage Lottery Fund. We have recently received confirmation of a successful submission for Stage…

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Heritage Lottery Fund – Trustees

Applications are welcome from a wide range of individuals who have a broad appreciation of heritage and a commitment to promoting public understanding and enjoyment of it to the widest possible audience, together with strong skills in leadership, strategic and analytical thinking, influencing and communication. The HLF/NHMF Chair and up to 14 Trustees are appointed…

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The Georgian Group: Assistant Secretary

The national charity for the preservation of Georgian buildings and landscapes is seeking an Assistant Secretary to help support the administration of the Group. Applicants should be able to demonstrate knowledge of, or clear interest in, Georgian architecture and will have strong administrative experience, ideally within the charity sector. Reporting to the Secretary, the postholder…

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CITiZAN ARCHAEOLOGIST FOR OUTREACH – YORK

£22,500 – £24,180 (Salary dependent upon experience) Full Time, 37.5 hours per week (will consider part-time, flexible working) Fixed Term post to 31st May 2018 Based in York at the Council for British Archaeology offices MOLA is delighted to host the CITiZAN (Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network) project, an exciting community archaeology project working…

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Theatres Trust National Planning Adviser

£32,000-£42,000 p.a. Plus generous holiday and pension package Theatres Trust, the national advisory public body for theatres, seeks a National Planning Adviser to fulfil the Trust’s role as a statutory consultee in the English, Welsh and Scottish planning systems. The role is offered Full Time but Secondment and Job Share/Flexible Proposals will be accepted. We…

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Bats in Churches project: Heritage Consultant

Fixed term contract until February 23rd 2018 Deadline for applications: 30th October Provisional interview date: 9th November The Bats in Churches project is seeking a historic buildings consultant or consultancy to carry out statements of significance and assessments of the impact of bats on heritage at project churches. This project is a partnership between Natural…

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AIM Vacancy: Director

AIM is recruiting for a new Director, who will make a significant contribution to the cultural life of the UK, and in particular, support its thriving independent museums. As AIM continues to grow its membership, embarks on a renewed relationship with Arts Council England as well as partners in other UK countries, and gains increased…

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Old Royal Naval College: Prospect Research Manager

Salary & Benefits: £30-34,000 per annum The Old Royal Naval College is Sir Christopher Wren’s riverside masterpiece: a famous British landmark which encompasses some of the finest buildings in the world. Sitting by the Thames, in the heart of Greenwich it forms part of ‘Maritime Greenwich’, a World Heritage Site (WHS), and its spectacular Baroque…

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The Georgian Group: Assistant Secretary

The national charity for the preservation of Georgian buildings and landscapes is seeking an Assistant Secretary to help support the administration of the Group. Applicants should be able to demonstrate knowledge of, or clear interest in, Georgian architecture and will have strong administrative experience, ideally within the charity sector. Reporting to the Secretary, the postholder…

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Edward James Foundation: Archivist

£25,000 (full time, fixed term) The Edward James Foundation is a charitable educational trust located on the 6,400 acre West Dean Estate in beautiful West Sussex countryside near Chichester, specialising in creative and applied arts. As well as being a respected educational institution, the historic house and collections, the stunning grounds and gardens open to…

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Mid Hants Railway: General Manager

Salary: Negotiable (depending on experience) The Mid-Hants Railway ‘Watercress Line’ is one of the country’s leading heritage steam railways running through the heart of the Hampshire countryside. As a result of a planned retirement the Mid-Hants Railway seeks an energetic, and engaging General Manager. The General Manager will have the opportunity to significantly develop our…

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Friends of Friendless Churches: Director

Salary c.£43,000 + pension (6% employer contribution) The Friends of Friendless Churches is a small London based charity which saves beautiful historic churches and chapels throughout England and Wales. It currently owns fifty churches open to visitors and encourages use by their local community. The Trustees now seek to appoint a full time Director with…

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Holme Pierrepont Hall: HLF project manager

Closing date: September 29th  Interviews:  October 6th Holme Pierrepont Hall has been successful in obtaining a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to carry out certain repairs to the garden walls, to hold several related activities, supervise historic research & interpretation and recruit volunteer guides. The purpose of this project officer position is to…

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National Trust: Curator / Urban & social history specialist

£36,880 pa Permanent f/t (37.5 hrs pw) Birmingham Ref: IRC56401 The National Trust is significantly investing in curatorship, increasing the number of curators and developing our capability and confidence across the organisation. Curators at the Trust are influential and collaborative, working with a wide range of people and using their deep knowledge and understanding to…

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SAVE: administrator

SAVE is looking for a new administrator – 3 days a week – at our office in Clerkenwell, central London. £22,000 pro rata. Are you organised, self motivated and enjoy working in a busy, friendly office? Then we’d love to hear from you. SAVE Britain’s Heritage is a high profile national campaigning organisation. We are…

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Old Royal Naval College: Collections and Archive Assistant

Term: Permanent contract Salary & Benefits: £9,200 per annum (FTE £23,000 pa) The Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich is looking for a part-time Collections and Archive Assistant to help manage and care for our collections. The Old Royal Naval College is Sir Christopher Wren’s riverside masterpiece: a famous British landmark which encompasses some of…

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St Mary’s Walthamstow: Activity and Interpretation Consultant

Salary/ Fee Up to £ 20,000 Freelance contract – tenders invited Closing Date Friday 22nd September. ‘A Creative Church for a Creative Community’ will see St Mary’s Grade II* Listed church established as a creative centre of live music, arts, heritage and community activity within Walthamstow. We are looking for an Activity and Interpretation Consultant…

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Edward James Foundation: Individual Giving Manager

Part time 21 hours per week £19,200 (£32,000 FTE) Full time £32,000 The Edward James Foundation is a charitable educational trust located on the 6,400 acre West Dean Estate in beautiful West Sussex countryside near Chichester, specialising in creative and applied arts.  As well as being a respected educational institution, the historic house and collections,…

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Friends of Friendless Churches: Director

Salary c.£43,000 + pension (6% employer contribution) The Friends of Friendless Churches is a small London based charity which saves beautiful historic churches and chapels throughout England and Wales. It currently owns fifty churches open to visitors and encourages use by their local community. The Trustees now seek to appoint a full time Director with…

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HLF: London and South East England committees

We are looking for heritage lovers to join our exciting committees and help make decisions on where to invest funds from the National Lottery. HLF has vacancies for committee members in London and South East England committees. Both committees are based in London but applicants would need to have a good knowledge of the region…

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The Heritage Alliance: Volunteer Photographer

We are looking for a professional photographer who will volunteer to photograph our two key events. Our Heritage Debate at the Waldorf on the evening of the 2nd October and all day on the 5 December at Heritage Day where the key note speech is from Heritage Minister John Glen. If you are interested please contact policy@theheritagealliance.org.uk with an example of…

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Belper North Mill Trust: Chair – closing date extended

The Belper North Mill Trust runs the Derwent Valley Visitor Centre and a small, independent museum in ‘Strutt’s North Mill’, a former cotton-spinning mill in Belper, Derbyshire within the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site and is facing challenging times as its current lease and associated funding come to an end. The Trust seeks a…

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Environment Trust: Heritage at risk project manager

£35,000 per annum, full time, contract up to 3 years. Based in Twickenham TW1. This new post is an exciting opportunity to shape the Environment Trust’s heritage projects. You will be developing local knowledge and networks, raising awareness of the Trust and identifying and developing projects where the Trust could most make an impact. The…

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Historic Churches Support Officer

The Diocese of Sheffield has a unique opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced individual to undertake an important new role supporting the long-term sustainability of its church buildings for worship and wider use, helping parishes to care for their buildings and sensitively adapt them for modern needs. Candidates must be able to demonstrate experience…

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National Trust – Assistant Planning Adviser

Salary: £26,000 per annum Location: Flexible (either Grasmere, York, Newcastle, Altrincham or Manchester) Contract: Permanent, full time or part time Here at the National Trust, we understand the importance of influencing the planning system in accordance with our statutory purpose, in order to safeguard special places, but at the same time by regarding conservation as…

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National Trust: Curatorial and Collections Director

The Curatorial and Collections Director is a newly created role which sits at the heart of our organisation. This role sits in our central operations and as such is based in our office at Heelis, Swindon. However the national reach of role means substantial and regular travel is likely. We’re looking for someone to lead…

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HLF: Development Officer

Contract: Permanent Hours: Fulltime 40 hours including one hour unpaid lunch Location: London Salary: £25,687- £28,977 per annum We are recruiting for a Development Officer on a permanent full-time contract based in London.  The primary purpose of this post is to stimulate and support project ideas from applicants, particularly in geographical areas of low HLF…

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The Heritage Alliance: Volunteer

Want to find out more about the heritage sector? Can you spare some time to help the Heritage Alliance. We are looking for someone who might be able to help for a week over the summer or perhaps one day a week over a longer period.  You will have experience of a wide range of…

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National Trust: Design Guide intern – Outdoors infrastructure

This role will write case studies on projects that have helped enhance visitor access to the outdoors – cycle trails, raised walkways, footbridges, car parks. It will help to ensure that the learning points from these case studies are shared throughout the organisation. The deadline for applications is Monday 18th September 2017. Interviews will be…

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Chartered Institute for Archaeologists: Board of Directors lay director recruitment

Do you want to help the leading professional body representing archaeologists working in the UK and overseas? Do you have the governance skills required to help to direct a small but ambitious organisation? CIfA, the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists, is looking for two directors from outside the profession. Responsible to Chair of the Board of Directors Responsibilities To…

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The Old Royal Naval College: Marketing & Communications Manager

£32,000 to £34,000 pa The Old Royal Naval College is Sir Christopher Wren’s riverside masterpiece: a famous British landmark which encompasses some of the finest buildings in the world. Sitting by the Thames, in the heart of Greenwich it forms part of ‘Maritime Greenwich’, a World Heritage Site (WHS), and its spectacular Baroque architecture and…

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Wellington Heritage at Risk Project Manager

Taunton Deane Borough Council and Historic England are seeking the services of an experienced Heritage Project Manager with expertise to lead the conservation management programme of a number of high profile regeneration heritage at risk projects in Wellington, in particular Tonedale Mill and Toneworks, which are the best preserved examples of historic textile manufacture in…

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Hampstead Garden Suburb Trust: 2 x Vacancies for Trust Manager’s Assistant (permanent) and Administrative Assistant (fixed term)

Hampstead Garden Suburb is recognised internationally as one of the finest examples of early twentieth century domestic architecture and town planning. There are over 3,800 houses and 1,300 flats on the Suburb, as well as commercial properties, public buildings, woods and open spaces. The Hampstead Garden Suburb Trust was set up in 1968 to maintain…

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CIfA Historic England Training Placements: Aerial Survey, Illustration and Zooarchaeology

Three new professional work placements are available, each for twelve months, under the Historic England specialist work based training programme. The placement holders will be employed by the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) and seconded to Historic England for the duration. Training placement in Illustration time in Portsmouth and Swindon Training placement in Aerial investigation and…

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Cultural Protection Fund: Grants Manager

Full-time temporary, 6-12 months Location: Manchester, Edinburgh or Cardiff Salary: £25,758 – £32,463 The British Council has an exciting opportunity for a temporary Grants Manager to play an integral role in delivering the work of the Cultural Protection Fund (CPF).  Situated within the British Council’s Arts Department, the Cultural Protection Fund is a £30 million…

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Cultural Protection Fund: evaluation consultant

 

The Cultural Protection Fund is looking for an evaluation consultant with experience in the field of cultural heritage to deliver evaluation workshops for grant recipients and assist with the drafting of our next annual report.

Find out more: https://www.britishcouncil.org/request-proposals-cultural-protection-fund-evaluation-plan

Deadline for submission of RFP responses by potential suppliers (Response Deadline) 28 August 2017

The Heritage Alliance: Volunteer

Want to find out more about the heritage sector? Can you spare some time to help the Heritage Alliance. We are looking for someone who might be able to help for a week over the summer or perhaps one day a week over a longer period. You will have experience of a wide range of…

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National Trust: Design Guide intern – Outdoors infrastructure

This role will write case studies on projects that have helped enhance visitor access to the outdoors – cycle trails, raised walkways, footbridges, car parks. It will help to ensure that the learning points from these case studies are shared throughout the organisation. The deadline for applications is Monday 18th September 2017. Interviews will be…

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Belper North Mill Trust: Chair

The Belper North Mill Trust runs the Derwent Valley Visitor Centre and a small, independent museum in ‘Strutt’s North Mill’, a former cotton-spinning mill in Belper, Derbyshire within the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site and is facing challenging times as its current lease and associated funding come to an end. The Trust seeks a…

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The Old Royal Naval College: Marketing & Communications Manager

£32,000 to £34,000 pa The Old Royal Naval College is Sir Christopher Wren’s riverside masterpiece: a famous British landmark which encompasses some of the finest buildings in the world. Sitting by the Thames, in the heart of Greenwich it forms part of ‘Maritime Greenwich’, a World Heritage Site (WHS), and its spectacular Baroque architecture and…

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Hampstead Garden Suburb Trust: 2 x Vacancies for Trust Manager’s Assistant (permanent) and Administrative Assistant (fixed term)

Hampstead Garden Suburb is recognised internationally as one of the finest examples of early twentieth century domestic architecture and town planning. There are over 3,800 houses and 1,300 flats on the Suburb, as well as commercial properties, public buildings, woods and open spaces. The Hampstead Garden Suburb Trust was set up in 1968 to maintain…

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Cultural Protection Fund: Grants Manager

Full-time temporary, 6-12 months Location: Manchester, Edinburgh or Cardiff Salary: £25,758 – £32,463 The British Council has an exciting opportunity for a temporary Grants Manager to play an integral role in delivering the work of the Cultural Protection Fund (CPF). Situated within the British Council’s Arts Department, the Cultural Protection Fund is a £30 million…

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Cultural Protection Fund: evaluation consultant

The Cultural Protection Fund is looking for an evaluation consultant with experience in the field of cultural heritage to deliver evaluation workshops for grant recipients and assist with the drafting of our next annual report.

Find out more: https://www.britishcouncil.org/request-proposals-cultural-protection-fund-evaluation-plan

Deadline for submission of RFP responses by potential suppliers (Response Deadline) 28 August 2017.

Wellington Heritage at Risk Project Manager

Taunton Deane Borough Council and Historic England are seeking the services of an experienced Heritage Project Manager with expertise to lead the conservation management programme of a number of high profile regeneration heritage at risk projects in Wellington, in particular Tonedale Mill and Toneworks, which are the best preserved examples of historic textile manufacture in…

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CIfA Historic England Training Placements: Aerial Survey, Illustration and Zooarchaeology

Three new professional work placements are available, each for twelve months, under the Historic England specialist work based training programme. The placement holders will be employed by the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) and seconded to Historic England for the duration. Training placement in Illustration time in Portsmouth and Swindon Training placement in Aerial investigation…

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Historic England: Training Delivery Officer

£26,658 pro rata (18 hrs p/wk, 12 month FTC) Temporary Location: The Engine House, Swindon, SN2 2EH but other locations would be considered Using your experience working in the historic environment you will join a team dedicated to providing high quality training for the heritage sector, you will have the opportunity to work with experts…

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Friends Secretary for The Maritime Heritage Trust (MHT)

The Trust seeks an experienced events organiser to establish and manage a new friends scheme for the Trust, which is the umbrella organisation for ship, boat and maritime heritage organisations in the UK (MHT) and represents the UK on European Maritime Heritage (see: www.maritimeheritagetrust.org.uk). The part time role is to work with MHT to create and…

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Theatres Trust – Planning Adviser Vacancy

Theatres Trust, the national advisory public body for theatres, seeks a full-time Planning Adviser to fulfil the Trust’s role as a statutory consultee in the English, Welsh and Scottish planning systems. You will be our expert in all things planning, working as part of a proactive team of expert advisers in theatre architecture, management and…

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Victorian Society: Conservation Advisers x2

Salary band £24,000 to £27,000 + pension pro rata. Travel throughout England and Wales is involved. Three year contract subject to performance and funding. We’ve got two vacancies for Conservation Adviser positions, one full-time and one 3 days per week. Based in London. Read the job description and selection criteria to find out more. Our conservation advisers…

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National Trust: Assistant Director – Consultancy

£63,000 pa Permanent Wisley The National Trust’s strategic vision for the next 10 years is focussed on how we can do more to look after the special places in our care and continue to inspire our existing and new supporters with our cause. In the London and South East region, we’ve got such a lot…

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Church Buildings Adviser – DAC

Based in central Worcester 35 hours over five days per week Salary £ £33,276 p.a. plus non contributory pension The Church Buildings Officer as the Secretary of the Diocesan Advisory Committee for the Care of Churches (DAC) has a key role to play in supporting a wide range of people, in both many voluntary and…

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Church Buildings Adviser – DAC

LOCATION:   London Diocesan House, Pimlico HOURS:  35 Hours per week CONTRACT:   Full Time, Permanent The Church of England in London is growing, vibrant and at the heart of communities throughout the capital. At the London Diocesan Fund we seek to do everything we can to support this mission and growth, using our resources to help…

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Church of England: Heritage Interpretation Consultant

Following a successful first-stage pass and development funding support from HLF, All Saints Ilkley is now preparing to submit our second-stage HLF bid. Matched-funding is also being achieved through the fundraising and generosity of our congregation, and the work of our fundraising team. The role and project is to prepare the detailed design and specification,…

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Project Manager – Property Support for Quaker Meetings

£38,808 per annum – London scale (Consideration will be given to applicants who wish to work remotely outside of the M25.  The Regional scale will then apply and the annual salary will be £32,987 per annum) Fixed Term – Fifteen months Flexible location, with UK-wide travel and regular meetings in London CLOSING DATE Monday 14…

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HLF: Development Manager [Part Time]

Hours:  Part Time 17.5 hours [excluding one hour unpaid lunch] Location: Newcastle Salary: £28,537 – £39,295 (prorated to £14,269 -£19,647 for 0.5 FTE 17.5 Hours) per annum The job purpose is to contribute to the development of the work of the whole team in the North East, planning and implementing outreach strategies with a view…

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HLF: Team Assistant

Contract: 12 Months Fixed Term Hours:  Fulltime 40hours including one hour unpaid lunch Location: London Salary: £18,258- £23,352 per annum The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting for a Team Assistant on a fulltime 12 months fixed term contract based in the London office. The primary purpose of this post is to provide administrative support across…

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Bats in Churches project: Communications Officer (part time)

September 2017 – March 2018 part time £40,555 pro rata. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Communications Officer to join the Lottery funded Bats in Churches project. This part time contract role will lead the development of a communications strategy for the next stage of the bid while supporting the project team by…

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Icon: Policy Advisor

Location:  Icon’s main office, London SE1 Hours:   Full-time, 35 hours per week over 5 days Salary:  £32,000 to £35,000 per annum full-time depending on experience plus 6% pension contribution Term: Fixed Term, 2 years Closing Date:  Monday 21 August 2017 Interview Date:   Friday 15 September 2017 Central London Icon is a UK charity and membership…

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Historic England: Training Delivery Officer

£26,658 pro rata (18 hrs p/wk, 12 month FTC) Temporary Location: The Engine House, Swindon, SN2 2EH but other locations would be considered Using your experience working in the historic environment you will join a team dedicated to providing high quality training for the heritage sector, you will have the opportunity to work with experts…

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Meeting with the OTS to discuss VAT reform

Last week the Heritage Alliance met the Office of Tax Simplification as part of their call for evidence on VAT. We stressed the public benefit and opportunity to simplify the VAT charged on repair and maintenance of buildings to 5% across the board. We highlighted the Experian Report on the effects of reducing VAT to…

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National Trust: Internship Role Programming

Programming is at the heart of bringing properties to life and this role gives you the opportunity to experience that first hand. The Chartwell portfolio, made up of Chartwell, Emmetts Garden, Quebec House and West Kent Countryside is a busy and exciting group of properties, welcoming over 300,000 visitors a year. As a Programming Intern,…

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Heritage Open Days: Admin and Media/PR volunteer

– Interview: 6 July (TBC) / Start w/c: 10 June – Location: 20 Grosvenor Gardens, London, SW1W 0DH – P/T for 2 months; 2-3 days/wk (Days can be arranged flexibly but will include evening of 18th July for the national launch) – Expenses: Lunch and travel costs will be paid Heritage Open Days is England’s…

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ICON: Digital Content Officer

Location: Icon’s main office, London Hours: Part-time, 14 hours per week over 2 days Salary: Pro-rata to £25,000 per annum plus 6% pension contribution Icon is recruiting a part-time Digital Content Officer to support the ongoing implementation of Icon’s digital outreach strategies. Icon’s mission is to raise public awareness of the cultural, social and economic…

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National Trust: Visitor Experience Manager

£32,016 pa Permanent f/t (37.5 hrs pw) Buckingham Ref: IRC53594 We are currently looking for an experienced Visitor Experience Manager to join us here at our outdoors focused portfolio of Stowe, Aylesbury Vale, and Claydon House in Buckinghamshire. You’ll be responsible for helping to set the strategic direction of visitor engagement at this range of…

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ICON: Digital Content Officer

Location: Icon’s main office, London Hours: Part-time, 14 hours per week over 2 days Salary: Pro-rata to £25,000 per annum plus 6% pension contribution Icon is recruiting a part-time Digital Content Officer to support the ongoing implementation of Icon’s digital outreach strategies.  Icon’s mission is to raise public awareness of the cultural, social and economic…

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National Trust: Internship Role Programming

Programming is at the heart of bringing properties to life and this role gives you the opportunity to experience that first hand.  The Chartwell portfolio, made up of Chartwell, Emmetts Garden, Quebec House and West Kent Countryside is a busy and exciting group of properties, welcoming over 300,000 visitors a year.  As a Programming Intern,…

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Council for British Archaeology (CBA): Chair of Trustees and Trustees

The CBA, based in York, is a UK-wide educational charity working to involve people in archaeology and promote the appreciation and care of the historic environment. The charity is seeking to appoint a new Chair of Trustees from November 2017. Closing date for nominations: Friday 21 July 2017. There are also vacancies for four Trustees (see http://new.archaeologyuk.org/news/trustee-vacancies-at-the-cba). All…

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Heritage Open Days: Admin and Media/PR volunteer

– Interview: 6 July (TBC) / Start w/c: 10 June – Location: 20 Grosvenor Gardens, London, SW1W 0DH – P/T for 2 months; 2-3 days/wk (Days can be arranged flexibly but will include evening of 18th July for the national launch) – Expenses: Lunch and travel costs will be paid Heritage Open Days is England’s…

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National Trust: Visitor Experience Manager

£32,016 pa Permanent f/t (37.5 hrs pw) Buckingham Ref: IRC53594 We are currently looking for an experienced Visitor Experience Manager to join us here at our outdoors focused portfolio of Stowe, Aylesbury Vale, and Claydon House in Buckinghamshire. You’ll be responsible for helping to set the strategic direction of visitor engagement at this range of…

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The Churches Conservation Trust: Chief Executive Officer

The Churches Conservation Trust is the national heritage charity protecting and opening 350 beautiful historic churches to the public across England, attracting two million visitors each year. At the heart of local communities, our buildings are part of the nation’s spiritual, architectural and social heritage.  We contribute to urban and rural regeneration, the tourism industry,…

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Churches Conservation Trust: Heritage Learning Officer, South East

Permanent: £28,613 – £30,439 (dependent on role and experience) The Time Truck is MOLA’s flagship engagement project working to bring communities together around development-led archaeology across the country. The Time Truck Project Officer will be responsible for developing and delivering key community archaeology initiatives in line with Time Truck programme, and work with the MOLA…

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Churches Conservation Trust: Commercial Manager, North

Fixed Term Contract (9 months) Full Time (36 Hours) £36,000 pro rata, plus excellent pension and benefits Office (Leeds) or home based within north of England The Churches Conservation Trust is a national heritage charity with big ambitions.  Two million people visit our 350 historic churches each year, in some of the most beautiful locations…

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Bats in Churches project: public engagement specialist

The Heritage Lottery Funded Bats in Churches project is recruiting a public engagement specialist to assist project staff and the project steering group with audience identification, access, learning activity and engagement planning for the development phase of this project. The main outcome of this Contract is to enable the delivery phase bid to be submitted…

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Churches Conservation Trust: Chief Executive Officer

The Churches Conservation Trust is the national heritage charity protecting and opening 350 beautiful historic churches to the public across England, attracting two million visitors each year. The Board is seeking to appoint a successor to Crispin Truman OBE as Chief Executive, to lead our creative and passionate team of 70 staff and 2,000 volunteers…

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Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust: Coordinator

Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust is pleased to be able to offer this new Role of Volunteer Coordinator – this recognises the vital role that our Volunteers play in helping to save and restore the House. To recruit and establish a professionally run and managed volunteer service covering all aspects of the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust’s…

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The Environment Trust: Heritage at risk project manager

£35,000 per annum, full time, contract up to 3 years. Based in Twickenham TW1. The Environment Trust aims to inspire love of local places. We are an established landscape and buildings preservation trust caring for both the natural and built environment and connecting to people of all ages and backgrounds throughout South West London. We…

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Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College: Chief Executive

The Greenwich Foundation is the charity regulated by the Charity Commission that runs the Old Royal Naval College Greenwich, originally the Greenwich Hospital for Naval Pensioners.  Sitting by the Thames, in the heart of Greenwich it forms part of ‘Maritime Greenwich’, a World Heritage Site (WHS), and its spectacular Baroque architecture and interiors draw visitors…

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Heritage Open Days – volunteer posts

Heritage Open Days is England’s largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,500 organisations, 5,000 events and 40,000 volunteers. Every year for four days in September, places across the country throw open their doors to celebrate their heritage, community and history.  But how does it work? Well why not volunteer with us and…

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Programme Officer (Appleby Heritage Action Zone)

Permanent; 37 hours per week Salary £25,951 rising to £27,668 (subject to Job-evaluation) The historic town of Appleby has been chosen as one of the country’s first ten Heritage Action Zones and this new and exciting post gives a fantastic opportunity to be involved in delivering a truly unique project. Working closely with Historic England,…

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Civic Voice: Office Manager – Birmingham

Location: based in Birmingham. Contract: fixed term contract until March 2020 (3 month trial) Salary: £26k (5 days a week) We are looking for an Office manager to join our new office in Birmingham to help organize and coordinate administration duties and office procedures. Your role is to create and maintain a pleasant work environment,…

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Civic Voice: Membership Development Officer

Location: based in Birmingham. Contract: fixed term contract until March 2020 ( 3 month trial) Salary: £26k (5 days a week) Join Civic Voice and help us as we continue to campaign on key issues in the built and historic environment. We need a motivated self starter to help develop and implement our strategies to…

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The Architectural Heritage Fund: Chief Executive

The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) is searching for its new Chief Executive in succession to Ian Morrison.  They are looking for an individual capable of building on the considerable achievements of Ian who has opened up a whole new approach to funding and managing sustainable heritage projects. Location: Central London with a fair amount of…

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Landscape Partnership Development Officer

£30,153 to £32,486 Temporary/Fixed Term 15 month contract Wimborne, Dorset Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is looking to recruit a Landscape Partnership Development Officer to lead our Stage 2 Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) Landscape Partnership bid. If you have a love of landscapes, history, archaeology and wildlife and are passionate about helping…

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British Association of the Friends of Museums: Treasurer

The British Association of the Friends of Museums provides support and guidance to its member Friends organisations, which in turn provide invaluable help to a wide range of museums and heritage organisations. We are now looking for an astute and energetic Treasurer, who will provide the best possible financial oversight, strategic leadership and support to…

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City of York: Conservation Architect

Location West Offices Salary (£33,605 to £39,129 per annum) 37 hours per week This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and self motivated Architect. The post requires someone who is able to negotiate for the preservation of the historic fabric alongside the introduction of the best of contemporary design appropriate to the city. The…

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Church buildings project manager

Based in central Dudley 35 hours over five days per week Salary £30,000 p.a. plus non contributory pension We are committed to making our buildings fit for purpose as a spiritual and community resource. This post is to enable Parochial Church Councils (PCCs) in the Diocese of Worcester to be effective in their stewardship of…

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HLF: Grants Officer

Contract: Fulltime – Fixed term up to 12 months Hours:  40 hours per week including breaks Location: London Salary: £25,403- £28,655 per annum We are recruiting for a Grants Officer on a 12 months fixed term contract based in London. The primary purpose of this post is to assess process and monitor grant applications to…

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National Trust: Curator – nationwide

The National Trust is significantly investing in Curatorship, increasing the number of Curators and developing our capability and confidence across the organisation. Curators at the Trust are influential and collaborative, working with a wide range of people and using their deep knowledge and understanding to influence care for our collections and places, develop research agendas…

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National Trust: Lead Curator

Location is flexible and can be based at any region hub or office across the North. As Lead Curator, you’ll play a leadership role in your region, influencing other senior leaders and supporting the team of curators to deliver our curatorial ambition. You’ll be a senior curator, supporting some of the region’s most significant and…

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National Trust: Lead Curator

Location is flexible and can be based at any region hub or office across the North. As Lead Curator, you’ll play a leadership role in your region, influencing other senior leaders and supporting the team of curators to deliver our curatorial ambition. You’ll be a senior curator, supporting some of the region’s most significant and…

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HLF: Grants Officer

Contract: Fulltime – Fixed term up to 12 months Hours:  40 hours per week including breaks Location: London Salary: £25,403- £28,655 per annum We are recruiting for a Grants Officer on a 12 months fixed term contract based in London. The primary purpose of this post is to assess process and monitor grant applications to…

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Church buildings project manager

Based in central Dudley 35 hours over five days per week Salary £30,000 p.a. plus non contributory pension We are committed to making our buildings fit for purpose as a spiritual and community resource. This post is to enable Parochial Church Councils (PCCs) in the Diocese of Worcester to be effective in their stewardship of…

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British Association of the Friends of Museums: Treasurer

The British Association of the Friends of Museums provides support and guidance to its member Friends organisations, which in turn provide invaluable help to a wide range of museums and heritage organisations. We are now looking for an astute and energetic Treasurer, who will provide the best possible financial oversight, strategic leadership and support to…

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National Trust – Retail Assistant x 2

Our retail teams are at the front line of raising the funds we need, to deliver our cause, whilst delivering an exceptional service for our visitors. As well having an array of stunning product ranges, we partner with local craft artisans, to support the sales of unique and local products, which really capture the spirit of…

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National Trust – Curator (nationwide)

The National Trust is significantly investing in Curatorship, increasing the number of Curators and developing our capability and confidence across the organisation. Curators at the Trust are influential and collaborative, working with a wide range of people and using their deep knowledge and understanding to influence care for our collections and places, develop research agendas…

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The Heritage Trust: Volunteer Trustee and Advisor Roles

The Heritage Trust is a Building Preservation Trust aimed at protecting and conserving the historic environment.  We have recently taken ownership of our latest project the “Bretby Pottery Showroom” that is in South Derbyshire, an important Grade II building at risk that has been derelict for the past 20 years. The trust is currently run by…

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Shape Arts: NDACA Project Manager

Shape is recruiting a Project Manager for the National Disability Arts Collection and Archive (NDACA). NDACA will bring to life the heritage story of the Disability Arts Movement, a radical arts movement in which a group of disabled people and their allies broke barriers, helped change the law and made great culture about those struggles.…

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Victorian Society: Churches Conservation Adviser

Our conservation advisers are at the forefront of our efforts to ensure that changes to Victorian and Edwardian buildings respect their historic and architectural interest. You’ll need a degree or equivalent, knowledge of and enthusiasm for 19th century ecclesiastical architecture and excellent written and oral communication skills. Travel throughout England and Wales is involved. Three…

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Stockport Council – Townscape Heritage Manager

Job Reference number – JOB1557 Contract hours – Full time / 37 hours Stockport has been successful in securing a Townscape Heritage Lottery Fund Stage 1 pass for its GBP 1.8m Rediscovering the Underbanks initiative. This forms part of a wider ambitious programme of investment in the town centre. In order to develop and delivery…

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The SPAB: Development and Marketing Officer

Hours:  Part-time, 0.8FTE Salary:  £20 000 pa plus contributory pension (£25 000 fte) Location:  SPAB, 37 Spital Sq, London Download the job description and application form https://www.spab.org.uk/noticeboard/jobs/. Applications to kate.streeter@spab.org.uk by 21st April Interview Date: 27th April The SPAB is looking for a motivated Development Officer to join its newly created Development and Marketing team. …

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Cardigan Castle: Business Consultant

We are looking for a Business Consultant to assist Cardigan Castle for 6 months implementing the first stage of our business plan The experienced individual must have proven business management skills to guide us through a period of change, providing strategic direction, and implementing the first stage of our Business Plan. The Individual is required…

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Cardigan Castle: Director

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to lead a fledgling Visitor Attraction and Welsh Heritage Site in the next stage of its business plan. If you have the creative, innovative and imaginative skills to carry the Castle through to the next stage of its journey and can demonstrate a proven record of…

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Canterbury Cathedral: Community Engagement Manager

Canterbury Cathedral is looking for an organised and imaginative Community Engagement Manager who can reach out and engage new and diverse audiences with one of Europe’s most historically important buildings, its architecture, traditional crafts and collections through a range of community activities, creative projects and wider learning. The successful candidate will create strong links between…

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London Parks & Gardens Trust: Trustees

The London Parks & Gardens Trust are recruiting to their Board!  We want to provide the best possible strategic leadership and support to LPGT to really make an impact.  We want to make sure our Director and her staff can rely on us to help them to take the organisation forward.  Would you like to…

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Fulham Palace Trust: Chair

Fulham Palace is a truly remarkable place, ranking amongst England’s most important heritage sites. The Fulham Palace Trust was established in April 2011 to manage, restore and promote Fulham Palace and Gardens. We are currently looking for a non-Executive Chairman to continue the excellent work started under Tim Ingram, outgoing Chairman, as the Trust enters…

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CPRE-London: Honorary Secretary Role

The Honorary Secretary is responsible for the governance of the charity (ensuring compliance with relevant legislation and meeting the requirements of the Charity Commission) and undertakes the usual secretarial functions in relation to its meetings. The Honorary Secretary is also responsible for ensuring that correct documentation and protocol is followed for the AGM.  In addition,…

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CPRE-London: Trustee Roles (x2)

CPRE-London is recruiting for two trustees to serve on the Executive Committee for CPRE-London.  We currently have seven trustees who form an Executive Committee and we are looking for two additional Trustees to broaden the expertise on our Board. The Board is looking for candidates with urban/planning knowledge and/or enthusiasm for green/sustainable development.  Media/communications expertise…

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Sir John Soane’s Museum: Director of Development and Communications

Permanent role based in London. Salary: competitive. Sir John Soane’s Museum seeks a dynamic and enterprising individual to lead its small but highly accomplished Development team. Having just finished a successful £6 million Catalyst Challenge Grant, the Museum stands poised to develop new strategies to cultivate existing and new relationships with corporate partners, foundations, individuals,…

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Historic Chapels Trust: Building & Projects Manager

Location Aldgate, London E1 Salary £30k We are looking for someone with the following experience and aptitudes: Management experience in a small business or non-profit organisation, preferably with a historic building or building management focus Excellent numeric & language skills. ICT self-sufficient. Please do not apply unless you can fulfil these minimum criteria: up to…

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Heritage Lincolnshire: Fundraising and Campaigns Officer

Full time fixed term appointment for 18 months at £22,000 per annum Heritage Lincolnshire is a well-established charitable trust working to conserve, promote and enhance the heritage and culture of the county. Benefits for people living and working in Lincolnshire are achieved through our activities and our success in engaging the local community. We are…

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Heritage Lincolnshire: Fundraising Consultant

Fundraising Consultant – fixed 6 month contract of £8,000 Heritage Lincolnshire is a charity that ensures that the special character and significance of Lincolnshire’s heritage is understood, valued, conserved and celebrated for the benefit of everyone through a wide range of activities.  These include education, volunteering, skills training, community engagement, historic building conservation and archaeological…

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Heritage Lincolnshire: Business Development Consultant

Heritage Lincolnshire is a charity that ensures that the special character and significance of Lincolnshire’s heritage is understood, valued, conserved and celebrated for the benefit of everyone through a wide range of activities.  These include education, volunteering, skills training, community engagement, historic building conservation and archaeological projects. The Trust is seeking a Business Development Consultant…

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The Architectural Heritage Fund: Part-time Finance Manager

As our business expands, we are seeking to appoint a part-time Finance Manager to work closely with the Board and the Chief Executive to help ensure effective financial planning, control and management within the charity. The role will particularly suit an individual who is looking for an interesting and varied part-time position. We wish to…

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CPRE Hampshire: Chief Executive

CPRE needs an energetic person to lead our campaigning and fundraising activities and to manage a small office. You will need excellent presentation and interpersonal skills, experience in campaigning on environmental issues and a working knowledge of the UK Planning system (or be willling to learn and engage with it) as well as being comfortable…

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Suffolk Business School: Research Assistant

Salary range:£22,494- £25,298 per annum pro rata 14.8 hpw, fixed term contract until 31.07.17 Required to provide research support for Professor David Gill on the Department for Transport,  (UK government) funded research project under the Heritage and Community Rail scheme. The project is entitled ‘Travel Back in Time With King Raedwald: Discovering Suffolk’s Saxon Shore’.…

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Highland Museums Forum: Business Consultant/s

The Highland Museums Forum (HMF) is looking to recruit a Business Consultant/s to undertake an audit of individual independent museums and develop a strategic plan for future economic sustainability. The contract will be delivered in 2 phases between May 2017 and October 2018. In Phase 1, May – October 2017, it is envisaged that the…

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Church of England: Engagement Officer

Contract: Until March 2018 Hours:  Full time Location: Homeworker (able to access pilot churches in the East Midlands and Norfolk) Salary: £29,306 An exciting opportunity to be part of an innovative Bats in Churches partnership project providing help and support to places of worship where bats are having a negative impact on historic fabric and…

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Church of England: Big Church Switch Coordinator

Contract: 1 year Hours:  3 days a week Location: Church House, Westminster Salary: £31,900 pro rata Climate change matters to the Church of England and our campaign ‘Shrinking the Footprint’ exists to enable us to address it as the whole church.  We are part of the ‘Big Church Switch’ campaign which exists to help churches…

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National Trust- General Manager Surrey Hills

IRC42837 – General Manager Surrey Hills £50,000 // Permanent f/t Ends: 19.03. As General Manager of the Surrey Hills portfolio, you’ll be managing the most complex portfolio in the London and Surrey region. You’ll need to be an inspiring leader who can engage with a wide variety of people in order to achieve your portfolio…

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2017 Election to the National Trust’s Council

Shape our future with you fresh perspective! Our Council is the guardian spirit of the National Trust as embodied in its core purpose. It is not our governing body, but its specific responsibilities are to appoint our Board of Trustees and to monitor and support our Board’s work and performance. Our Council debates important issues…

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Board Members – National Park Authorities and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Conservation Boards

The Secretary of State is seeking to appoint fourteen passionate and committed ‘National’ members to seven National Park Authorities – Dartmoor, New Forest, Lake District, North York Moors, Northumberland, Peak District, the Broads Authority and the Chilterns and Cotswolds AONB Conservation Boards. Secretary of State Members have an important role to play overseeing the management…

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Allchurches Trust: Digital Communications Assistant

Digital Communications Assistant (Permanent) Salary: c. £25,000 pa Are you passionate about digital communications and equally passionate about promoting good causes?  Are you good at working in a small team to make big things happen? Are you comfortable being creative, innovative and also thoroughly professional? Allchurches Trust is one of the largest charitable trusts in…

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HLF: Development Officer

Contract: Permanent Hours: Fulltime 40hours including 1hour unpaid lunch Location: Birmingham Reporting to: Development Manager Salary: £22,117- £25,657 per annum Ref number: WM21217.03 The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting for a Development Officer who will be a member of a four-person Development Team which works to stimulate and support good quality grant applications in the…

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HLF: Senior Finance Officer

Contract: Permanent Hours: Fulltime 40 hours including one hour unpaid lunch Location: London Reporting to: Head of Finance Salary: £31,519 to £41,846 per annum Market supplements maybe payable to the right candidate. Job Ref: FIN130116.01 The Heritage Lottery Fund is seeking a Senior Finance Officer to assist the Finance team in delivering an exceptional service…

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Architectural Heritage Fund: Support Officers x 3

The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) is expanding its team of freelance Support Officers. We are recruiting part-time contractors in North East England and Northern Ireland and a full-time post in Wales, all to start in April 2017. Home-based, our Support Officers assist local communities who are seeking to rescue and re-utilise a historic building which…

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Church of England: Church Buildings Caseworker

Salary: £35,078 during probation rising to £38,386 We encourage the sustainable use and development of church buildings and we need your skills as a caseworker. You will be representing us on site visits, producing reports and assessing the impact of proposed changes. You’ll provide guidance and advice at a diocesan and local level, engage with…

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Historic Houses Association: Operations Officer

Contract: Permanent, Full Time Location: 2 Chester Street, London SW1X 7BB Salary: £25,000-£28,000 The Historic Houses Association (HHA) represents more than 1,600 historic houses, castles and gardens in independent ownership across the UK. These are listed buildings or designated gardens, usually Grade I or II*, and are often outstanding. Members range from world-renowned stately homes…

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War Memorials Trust Conservation Administrator

War Memorials Trust works for the protection and conservation of war memorials in the UK. The charity is seeking a Conservation Administrator with initiative and enthusiasm to join its Conservation Team which delivers and develops WMT’s conservation, advisory and grant-making activities. The post is full-time and based in the London office. You should be able…

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War Memorials Trust Learning Officer

War Memorials Trust works for the protection and conservation of war memorials in the UK. The charity is seeking a Learning Officer with initiative, enthusiasm and experience to deliver our Learning Programme. The Programme educates young people about the history and importance of war memorials and their preservation. The post is preferably based in London…

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Historic England: Heritage at Risk Projects Officer

Circa £26,658, Permanent Location: 10 Holliday St, Birmingham, B1 1TG Historic England is the Government`s adviser on the historic environment. One of our primary objectives is to save heritage assets which are at risk, for the benefit of present and future generations. Our local Heritage at Risk teams work proactively to achieve this across a…

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The Architecture Centre, Director

Contract: Permanent Hours: Full time Location: Bristol Salary: £32,000 – £35,000 depending on experience The Architecture Centre, Bristol is seeking a talented, energetic and versatile cultural leader for the post of Director. The Architecture Centre is one of the UK’s leading centres for promoting good design and connecting people with place. With a gallery in…

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Churches Conservation Trust: Trustee

The Churches Conservation Trust [Alliance member] is looking for dynamic new trustees with board-level experience from a wide range of backgrounds.  Senior finance and commercial leadership skills would be of particular value. The Trust cares for an internationally-important collection of 350 historic churches and promotes innovative community, educational and arts use, volunteering and tourism. This…

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7 Trustees for the Theatres Trust

Skills required: Accountancy, Audit and Risk, Business / Commercial, Communication / Media / Marketing, Legal / Judicial, Regulation Remuneration: The posts are not remunerated but reasonable and properly documented expenses will be repaid. Time Requirements: There are 4 Board meetings each year and certain Trustees may on a voluntary basis sit on the Executive Committee…

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Canal and Rivers Trust: Heritage Advisory Group Chair

The Heritage Advisory Group is one of several national advisory groups that provide the Canal & River Trust management with specialist advice and guidance. The group meets three times a year. Matters to be considered are jointly agreed by the group members and the national heritage manager and the group reports regularly to the chief…

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Newham New Deal Partnership: Part time Heritage Officer

Salary: pro rata £24k This is a great opportunity to set up and deliver a Heritage Lottery Fund project in East London. Discovering Stratford Village 1890 – 1990: Working lives, working communities is a two year project that will facilitate volunteer involvement in researching, interpreting and celebrating the diversity of working lives in a small…

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Inland Waterways Association: Volunteer Engagement Officer

Salary: £20,000-£23,000 plus 7% pension contribution Location: Chesham, Buckinghamshire [NB Home working might be an option if the successful applicant has the right experience and waterways knowledge] We are looking for someone who is passionate about effectively engaging, involving and supporting our members and volunteers at a grassroots level. The successful candidate’s main focus will…

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Ragged School Museum: Project Coordinator

The Ragged School Museum, a landmark of Victorian philanthropy, is about to embark on a major Heritage Lottery Fund capital project, ‘From Warehouse to Schoolhouse’. We are looking for a focused, experienced, and self-motivated Project Coordinator who will play a vital role in ensuring the successful delivery of the development phase of this major project,…

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ICON: Digital Content Officer

Icon is recruiting a part-time Digital Content Officer to support the ongoing implementation of Icon’s digital outreach strategies. The post-holder will be responsible for delivering all day-to-day aspects of Icon’s digital media strategy, including content generation for maintaining and updating the Icon website; maintaining Icon’s social media profile including Twitter and Facebook; maintaining Icon’s new…

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Cultural Protection Fund: Operations Manager

Full Time, fixed term for 2 years Edinburgh, Manchester or Cardiff £25,758-£32,463 The British Council has an excellent opportunity for a Cultural Protection Fund Operations Manager to develop and manage all processes that relate to attaining full compliance with all British Council financial and policy standards to support the Cultural Protection Fund and thereby ensure…

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Heritage Lottery Fund: Senior Grants Officer

Contract: Permanent Hours:  Full time, 40 hours per week Location: London Salary: £31,519- £41,846 per annum The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting for a Senior Grants Officer who will report to the Head of HLF South East England and will assess and process applications for grants. This includes progress monitoring of projects undertaken by successful…

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HLF: Development Officer

Development Officer Contract:  Full time Permanent Hours:  40hours per week including unpaid Lunch break Location: London Salary: £25,403 £28,655 The Development team works to stimulate and support good quality applications, particularly in geographical areas of low HLF investment (priority development areas) and from under-represented communities. The Development Officer will be fully conversant with HLF’s operational…

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Head of HLF Yorkshire and the Humber

Contract: Permanent Hours:  Fulltime Location: Leeds with a requirement to travel within the region and (less frequently) to other HLF offices including London. Salary: £42,746 – £59,575 The Head of HLF Yorkshire and the Humber (Y&H) is responsible for the delivery of HLF’s strategic framework on the ground in the region through: the leadership and…

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London Diocesan Fund: Church Buildings Adviser

London Diocesan House, Pimlico £27,500 – £32,000 (dependent on experience) 35 hours per week Full time, Permanent The Church of England is looking to recruit a Church Buildings Adviser who would give specialist advice on matters pertaining to historic (statutorily designated) church buildings and sources of grant funding for repairs to those buildings. The Church…

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Chichester Cathedral: Surveyor of the Fabric

Chichester Cathedral is seeking to  appoint a new Cathedral Architect, known as the “Surveyor of the Fabric” to support and guide the Chapter in its care for, and development of, the fabric of the Cathedral Church as sacred space and a place of hospitality. Closing date for applications is noon on 16 January 2017. Interviews…

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The Arkwright Society: Interpretive Design Consultant

The Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site “Visitor Gateway” The Arkwright Society Ltd require an Interpretive Designer to design, manufacture and build a new exhibition introducing the theme of the modern development of Cromford Mills in addition to enhancing the existing forced labour interpretation that is currently located in the Gateway. The project is funded…

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English Heritage: Conservation Maintenance Manager (West Territory)

C £40,000 per anumn Permanent, Full-time Location: Bristol Ref: 9064 As a Conservation Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for delivering high quality maintenance, conservation and repair and project works for English Heritage’s National Collection of Historic Properties in the West Territory. We are looking for you to show technical expertise as well as proven…

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Georgian Group: Two caseworkers for Southern England

Two full-time posts available, for one year, thereafter subject to funding Monday-Friday 9.30-5.30 with occasional evening work required (time in lieu offered) Based in the Group’s London office but with frequent travel required £25,000 per annum starting salary We are seeking to appoint two full-time caseworkers to assess and respond to relevant development proposals in…

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Icon: Digital Content Officer

Icon is recruiting a part-time Digital Content Officer to support the ongoing implementation of Icon’s digital outreach strategies. Icon’s mission is to raise public awareness of the cultural, social and economic value of caring for our heritage and to champion high standards of conservation in the UK. Icon is the lead membership body for the…

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Heritage Trust Network: Specialist ‘Guidance Notes’ Editor

Do you have expertise and a good track record in delivering grass roots building preservation projects from start to finish? Do you understand what the pitfalls and challenges might be for not-for-profit groups working with heritage assets? Are you knowledgeable about what is happening across the sector and the impact this has on organisations currently…

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Coffin Works Operations Assistant

Location: The Coffin Works, Fleet Street, Birmingham Working Days and Times: Every Sunday and alternative Saturdays 10.00am – 4.45pm (7 hours) with a paid 20 min rest break (to be taken onsite). Some additional ad hoc shifts to cover holidays and events may be available Salary: £9.00/hour. (Equivalent to salary of £17,550 pro rata) Deadline…

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The SPAB – Places of Worship Casework Officer

Hours: Two days per-week (permanent) Salary: £33,750 pro-rata Location: subject to discussion – based either at our office in London or from home. The SPAB exists to promote the conservative repair and proper care of old buildings and monuments of all dates and types, according to the principles of its manifesto written by founder William…

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Heritage Lincolnshire – Heritage at Risk Solutions Officer

Full time post (fixed term of 3 years, potential to extend contract) £30,000 – £32,000 per annum (depending on experience) Heckington, Lincolnshire (attendance at Heritage Lincolnshire’s offices a minimum of 1 day per week and working across the East Midlands) Heritage Lincolnshire is a charity with a well established reputation for finding sustainable solutions to…

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London Parks and Gardens Trust, Marketing and Events Manager (Part-time – flexible working)

Hours: 21 hours Location: Central London Salary: up to £21,000 (£35,000 pro rata) opportunity to expand role dependent on fundraising. Equivalent of 5 weeks paid annual leave. Pay review after 9 months We are seeking a highly-motivated individual to be responsible for planning, organizing, and delivering the Trust’s flagship yearly event (Open Garden Squares Weekend)…

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London Parks and Gardens Trust, Operations Manager – Office and Volunteer Manager and Membership coordinator (Part-time)

Hours: 14 hours per week Location: Central London Salary: up to £10,800 (£27,000 pro rata). Equivalent of 5 weeks paid annual leave. Pay review after 9 months. We are looking for a highly organised, practical and friendly person to manage our small volunteer-run office. You will be responsible for implementing and maintaining systems; looking after…

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Senior Architect – Heritage Architecture

Senior Architect – Heritage Architecture £38,490 – £50,498 per annum Winchester Hampshire County Council Architects is a pioneering public service practice with a national reputation for inspirational, practical and resilient architecture, winning awards over many years. They are a thriving multi-disciplinary design-led office of some 150 designers with an ever increasing portfolio of exciting and…

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St John’s, Waterloo: Development Officer

14 hours per week £10,000 year (£25,000 pro rata) St John’s, Waterloo, is a central London Anglican church with very strong local community connections. As part of our wider mission, we aim to use our resources and facilities to help unlock the potential of Londoners through providing an excellent venue for music and a home…

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AHF – Business Administrator

Salary: £22,000 – £28,000 per year, depending on experience Duration: Full-time, permanent Location:  London (Spitalfields) The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) is seeking to appoint a Business Administrator to help ensure the smooth running of the organisation. You will ideally have some proficiency in accounting and financial administration to support the work of the AHF’s Investment…

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ICOMOS-UK – Events and Marketing Coordinator

Office hours: 7 hours (including occasional evening and weekend events) Salary: £20,400 (fte) Key areas of work: 1. Conferences and events: Supporting the Secretary and Committee Chairs in the organisation of events. Management of events, including the management of budgets, for Seminars, Christmas Lecture, AGM, Summer Meeting and other special events. Designing leaflets or flyers…

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Paddington Development Trust – Community Heritage Programme Manager

Salary: £34,500 Location: Paddington, London W2 Initial contract until Sept 2020 Paddington Development Trust is seeking to recruit a Community Heritage Programme Manager to join an ambitious cultural regeneration project that will make St Mary Magdalene’s Church into Paddington’s destination for heritage, culture and arts. The postholder’s role will be to join the dots between…

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Director of Churches and Cathedrals

Salary: Competitive Location: Church House, Westminster SW1P 3AZ Contract Type: Permanent, 35 hours per week Encouraging new thinking for making use of churches for mission. Reporting directly to the Secretary General of the Archbishops’ Council, the focus of this senior appointment is to ensure that cathedrals and church buildings are equipped to aid current and…

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National Trust – House & Collections Manager

£25,000 per annum Permanent full time (37.5 hrs pw) Tiverton Knightshayes is rare example of William Burges’ work and represents a complex vision never fully achieved. As our House & Collections Manager you will help us engage people in this wonderful place as we continue to care for it. You will need to balance managing…

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SRCT – Board Members/Trustees

The Scottish Redundant Churches Trust (SRCT) is looking for dynamic new trustees to join the board at an exciting time of change for the organisation. Many of Scotland’s historic places of worship face an uncertain future and the SRCT is gearing up to respond to the challenge. The SRCT is a charitable trust (SC024407) founded…

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Heritage Lottery Fund – Publications Manager (London)

Contract: up to 12 Month Fixed Term Maternity Cover Hours:  40 hours including one hour unpaid lunch Location: London Reporting to: Head of Publishing and Customer Information HLF Grade: HLF Grade D Salary: £31,519- £41,846 per annum Ref number: COM101016.08 The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting for a Publications Manager to contribute to, and assist…

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Heritage Lottery Fund – Policy Adviser and Programme Manager

Contract: Permanent Hours: 40 Including one hour unpaid lunch Location: London Reporting to: Head of Historic Environment HLF Grade: HLF Grade D Salary: £31,519- £41,846 per annum Ref number: SBD110816.07 The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting for a Policy Adviser and Programme Manager on a full time permanent contract. The key tasks are to advance…

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The Victorian Society – Media Officer

Our Media Officer is responsible for publicising the work and role of the Victorian Society in a wide variety of media, and also for engaging communities in campaigns to save Victorian and Edwardian buildings and landscapes threatened by demolition or insensitive development. You’ll need excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to present…

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Canterbury Cathedral – Communications Officer

Canterbury Cathedral is a working church of local, national and global significance. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Canterbury and historic pilgrimage spanning 1,400 years. The Cathedral’s stunning architecture and its unique role in the nation’s history have inspired generations and currently attracts more than a million visitors a year to the city…

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The Heritage Alliance: Policy & Communications Officer

Contract: full time, permanent Location: Westminster Salary: c. £30,000 Do you want to work at the heart of heritage policy? The Heritage Alliance is seeking an outstanding person to take up the key role of Policy & Communications Officer. The successful candidate will join the Alliance’s small, busy team based in offices in Westminster. This is…

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Policy Officer: Historic Houses Association

Contract: full time, permanent Location: London Salary: £30,000 The Historic Houses Association (HHA) [Alliance member] is recruiting a Policy Officer: a key member of the small but very active policy team at the HHA. The role reports to the Director of Policy & Campaigns and also works closely with the President, the Director General, HHA Members…

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Grants Development Officer: Heritage Lottery Fund

Contract: 15-month, fixed-term contract Location: Scotland Country Office Salary: £22,117 – £25,657 The Heritage Lottery Fund is seeking a new Grants Development Officer to work with managers and the HLF team in Scotland, in supporting the planning and implementation of the Fund’s work in Scotland, with particular focus on delivering activity relating to Scotland’s Year of History, Heritage…

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Assistant Project Officer & Project Officer: Isle of Anglesey County Council

Contract: temporary until 31 March 2020, 37-hour week (5 out of 7 days, Monday – Sunday) Location: Holyhead, Anglesey Salary: £23,166 – £26,556 / £27,394 – £30,480  Join an award winning team within the Regulatory & Economic Development Service at Isle of Anglesey County Council to deliver around £11m of heritage-led regeneration grant investment in Holyhead’s town centre Conservation…

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Project Manager: National Churches Trust

Contract: fixed term for 12 months, part time (21 hours/week) Location: home based in Yorkshire / North East England, with travel to the NCT offices in Westminster Salary: £28,000 pro rata (£16,800 pa) The National Churches Trust [Alliance member] is recruiting a part-time, home-based, Project Manager within the Church Support team. The post holder will have responsibility…

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Public Engagement Administrator: Old Royal Naval College

Contract: 9-12 months, fixed-term maternity cover Location: Greenwich, London Salary: £22,000 The Old Royal Naval College (ORNC) [Alliance member] is recruiting for a Public Engagement Administer on a fixed-term maternity cover contract.  ORNC is looking for enthusiastic and highly skilled applicants with previous experience working in a demanding administrative role. The successful applicant must enjoy…

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Director of Finance and Operations: Historic Houses Association

Contract: full time (37.5 hours per week) Location: Chester Street, London Salary: £50,000 The Historic Houses Association (HHA) [Alliance member] is recruiting a Director of Finance and Operations. This is an important position within the HHA team based at Chester Street, London. The role takes overall responsibility for the finance and operations of the HHA. The post leads finance,…

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Senior Heritage Consultant: Atkins

Location: Birmingham Salary: competitive plus benefits Atkins, Heritage and Archaeology Consultancy, is seeking to strengthen its Birmingham-based consultancy team through recruitment of a Senior Heritage Consultant. This role is central to the delivery of client projects across the UK and internationally. The role is focused on the management of change in the historic environment and combines…

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Historic Environment Manager: Atkins

Location: Birmingham Salary: competitive plus benefits Atkins, Heritage and Archaeology Consultancy, is seeking to strengthen its Birmingham-based consultancy team through recruitment of a Historic Environment Manager. A highly experienced archaeological manager is required to join the Atkins team and support HS2 Ltd with the delivery of archaeological and historic environment works in the Midlands. Working as…

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Heritage Advisor: Atkins

Location: Birmingham Salary: competitive plus benefits Atkins, Heritage and Archaeology Consultancy, is seeking to strengthen its Birmingham-based consultancy team through recruitment of a Heritage Advisor. Uniquely for British archaeology the historic environment works for Phase One of HS2 will be guided by a research and delivery strategy that prioritises the creation of knowledge and seeks to…

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Administration Officer: The Theatres Trust

Contract: full-time, fixed-term contract for 6 months Location: Leicester Square, London Salary: £19,500 The Theatres Trust [Alliance member] is recruiting an Administration Officer. The postholder will work primarily with the General Manager (approximately 2.5 days a week) to provide general administration support across all areas of the organisation. They will also work specifically with the Resources Adviser (approximately…

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Evaluation Manager (x2): Heritage Lottery Fund

Contract: full time, permanent Location: London Salary: £31,207-£41,432 The Heritage Lottery Fund is seeking to appoint two Evaluation Managers. The posts will be part of a newly formed team supporting the Head of Evaluation in developing a strong learning culture for HLF grant-making by working collaboratively across all departments. The postholders will know how to maximise the benefits…

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Policy Adviser: Heritage Lottery Fund

Contract: full time, permanent Location: London Salary: £31,207-£41,432 The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting a London-based Policy Adviser to coordinate policy and strategic activity in cross-cutting areas affecting HLF’s work as a Lottery distributor across the UK, ensuring that the Fund is able to respond purposefully and creatively to risks and opportunities in the operating environment. This includes…

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Evaluation Consultant: West Midlands Historic Buildings Trust

Evaluation of The Lye & Wollescote Cemetery Chapels Project.  The West Midlands Historic Buildings Trust requires an Evaluation Consultant to develop and implement an appropriate evaluation methodology to measure the impact of the Trust’s project involving the Lye & Wollescote Cemetery Chapels and to use the data to produce a case study for dissemination of…

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Project Manager: The Chamberlain Highbury Trust

The Chamberlain Highbury Trust is a newly established charity. The Trust is looking to appoint an experienced Project Manager on a part-time freelance contract to develop its plans for the Highbury Estate in Birmingham for submission to the HLF for a Heritage Grant (up to £5million) and to see those plans through to completion by the…

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Assistant Historic Landscape Project Officer: The Gardens Trust

Contract: part time (24.5 hours/week) Location: home based but with travel especially to London Salary: £22,300 pro rata The Gardens Trust [Alliance Trust] is recruiting a part-time Assistant Historic Landscape Project Officer. The post is challenging but the experience is exceptional! You will work with a wide range of stakeholders, from CGT volunteers and Gardens Trust members, to…

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Project Manager: The Shuttleworth Trust

The Richard Ormonde Shuttleworth Restoration Trust, wishes to upgrade key areas of its estate in Bedfordshire. Old Warden Park is an early 19th century park included on the Register of Historic Parks and Gardens, listed grade II*. Its 172 hectares include traditional parkland with lakes and woodland, and also the Swiss Garden, a notable Regency…

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Trustees: Birmingham Conservation Trust

Birmingham Conservation Trust is recruiting several new trustees to join its Board and lead the Trust into the next three to six years of its strategic programme. Amongst the trustee roles, the Trust is seeking a treasurer, a chair of the management committee of the multiple-award winning Coffin Works museum, and trustees with fundraising experience.…

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Chair: Avenue House Estate Trust, Finchley, London

The Avenue House Estate Trust is recruiting a new Chair to continue the strategic development of this vital local charity. The Trust is a registered charity that manages Avenue House and its Gardens, the former home of the ink magnate Henry Stephens, for the benefit of the people of Finchley. The House trades as an events…

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Cambridge–Milton Keynes–Oxford: ‘growth corridor’ call for evidence

In the 2016 Budget, the Chancellor asked the National Infrastructure Commission to make recommendations to Government to maximize the potential of the Cambridge–Milton Keynes–Oxford corridor. The Commission has launched a 12-week call for evidence and encourages all interested parties to submit evidence, ideas and solutions. Amongst other aspects, the Commission invites evidence on why many…

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Heritage Funding Directory database developer: The Heritage Alliance

The Heritage Alliance and the Architectural Heritage Fund are partnering to develop and maintain a UK-wide Heritage Funding Directory. Both organisations currently maintain online funding directories, the Heritage Funding Directory and Funds for Historic Buildings. To make most effective use of the resources available and avoid duplicating efforts, a single heritage funding directory will be…

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Deputy Director: Council for British Archaeology

Contract: permanent, full time Location: York Salary: £30,000 The Council for British Archaeology (CBA) [Alliance member] is recruiting a Deputy Director. The postholder will work with external audiences and partners to raise the CBA’s profile and deliver the organisations strategic aims through partnerships and projects. The successful candidate will take lead responsibility for CBA’s work relating to…

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Support Officers (x5): Architectural Heritage Fund

The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) [Alliance member] is expanding its team of Support Officers in England. As a result of new funding from the HM Treasury and Historic England, the AHF is recruiting 5 specialist freelancers on part-time contracts (120 to 150 days per year or 3 days per week on average) for a three-year…

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Interim Trust Manager: Historic Chapels Trust

Contract: fixed term to March 31 2017; part time (0.6 FTE) Location: St Georges German Lutheran Church, Aldgate, London Salary: £30,000 pro rata (£18,000 for a 0.6 week) Historic Chapels Trust [Alliance member] rescues outstanding places of worship in England that are no longer in use by their congregations. The aim is to hand them on to…

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Specialist Assessors: British Council

The British Council wishes to appoint Specialist Assessors to support the Cultural Protection Fund grants team by providing advice on grant applications. In partnership with DCMS, the British Council is managing the Cultural Protection Fund. The objective for the new £30 million fund is to help create opportunities for economic and social development through building…

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Senior Grants Officer: Heritage Lottery Fund

Contract: fixed term, 12 Months  Location: London Salary: £31,207- £41,432  The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting a Senior Grants Officer to be based in their London office. Reporting to the Head of HLF London, the postholder will assess and process applications for grants. This includes progress monitoring of projects undertaken by successful applicants. The post is based…

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Casework Manager/Substantive Senior Grants Officer: HLF

Contract: permanent, full time Location: Manchester Salary: £27,942-£38,475 The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting a Casework Manager or Substantive Senior Grants Officer. The job holder will report to the Head of HLF North West and will assess and process applications for grants in that region. This includes progress monitoring of projects undertaken by successful applicants. The post is…

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Conservation Officer: Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Contract: one-year, fixed term Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire Salary: £27,820 The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) is recruiting a Conservation Officer to be based in Maidenhead to provide assistance and support to the Director of Works and the Consultancy Services department. The organisation works across 150 countries around the world and is responsible for preserving the many…

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Listed Building Caseworker for England: Council for British Archaeology

Contract: permanent, full time Location: York Salary: £24,000-£26,000 The Council for British Archaeology (CBA) [Alliance member] is seeking a Listed Building Caseworker for England. This is an important opportunity to become a key part of a major UK-wide charity working to protect our archaeological heritage and encourage public participation in line with delivering 'archaeology for all'. The…

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Local Heritage Coordinator: Council for British Archaeology

Contract: part time Location: York Salary: £24,000-£26,000  The Council for British Archaeology (CBA) [Alliance member] is recruiting a part-time Local Heritage Coordinator.  The main purpose of this role is to develop a network of effective local advocates for the historic environment, focusing particularly on parts of England and Scotland, that is reasonably self-supporting at a local…

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Volunteering Manager: Highgate Cemetery

Contract: 4 or 5 days per week, rota includes alternate weekends Location: Highgate, London Salary: £23,000-£25,000 pro rata Highgate Cemetery is one of the most enchanting Victorian cemeteries in Britain and attracts almost 80,000 visitors a year from around the world. Volunteers welcome visitors and take them on guided tours and help tend the Grade I registered historic…

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Freelance Project Manager

The Association of Independent Museums (AIM) [Alliance member] will shortly be announcing a new funding programme and is seeking a freelance project manager to support the programme from July 2016 to April 2018. It will involve approximately 15-18 days work over two years. The contract is likely to be extended to 2020 with a corresponding…

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Trustees: Civic Voice

Civic Voice [Alliance member] is seeking to fill three vacancies on its Board of Trustees to serve from October 2016 to October 2019.  To help increase the geographical representation of the board, applicants from areas including the East Midlands, East of England and Greater London, are especially invited, although this does not exclude individuals from…

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Heritage Funding Directory database developer: The Heritage Alliance

The Heritage Alliance and the Architectural Heritage Fund are partnering to develop and maintain a UK-wide Heritage Funding Directory. Both organisations currently maintain online funding directories, the Heritage Funding Directory and Funds for Historic Buildings. To make most effective use of the resources available and avoid duplicating efforts, a single heritage funding directory will be…

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Planning Director, London: Historic England

Contract: full-time, permanent Location: Central London Salary: £51,000–£70,000 Historic England–the public body that exists to champion and protect England’s historic environment–is recruiting a Planning Director to head the multi-disciplinary Planning Team in London. The postholder will be a lead voice on issues such as London’s skyline and saving sites of international significance. The role will include…

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Head of Historic Places Investigation, North & East: Historic England

Contract: permanent Location: York or Cambridge Salary: from £41,895 Historic England is recruiting a Head of Historic Places Investigation for the north and east of England. Joining the Research Group, the successful candidate will be an experienced senior architectural historian or archaeologist who will develop and manage an expert and high performing inter-disciplinary team of archaeological and architectural investigators. The…

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Specialist Assessors: British Council

The British Council wishes to appoint Specialist Assessors to support the Cultural Protection Fund grants team by providing advice on grant applications. In partnership with the Department of Culture, Media and Sport, the British Council is managing the Cultural Protection Fund. The objective for the new £30 million fund is to help create opportunities for…

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Conservation Officer: Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Contract: one-year, fixed term Location: Maidenhead, Kent Salary: £27,820 The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) is recruiting a Conservation Officer to be based in Maidenhead to provide assistance and support to the Director of Works and the Consultancy Services department. The organisation works across 150 countries around the world and is responsible for preserving the…

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Project Officer: Civic Trust Cymru

Contract: part time (2.5 days a week), fixed term  Location: up to £21,000 (pro-rata) Salary: Cardiff, with travel throughout Wales Civic Trust Cymru is recruiting a Project Officer to join the organisation on a part-time, fixed-term basis until March 2017.  This is an interesting and challenging opportunity for a person with an interest in communities and…

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Trainee Heritage (Lime Mortar) Conservator: National Heritage Training Group

Contract: fixed-term, 12 months Location: Islip, Oxford and other locations within Oxfordshire Salary: £1050 per month The National Heritage Training Group (NHTG) [Alliance member] has received funding from the Heritage Lottery to deliver 30 workplace learning placements as part of the Building Traditional Skills Resilience Community in England Bursary Scheme.  NHTG is offering a 12-month placement with a Historic…

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Trainee Heritage Carpenter: National Heritage Training Group

Contract: fixed-term, 12 months Location: South of England Salary: £1050 per month The National Heritage Training Group (NHTG) [Alliance member] has received funding from the Heritage Lottery to deliver 30 workplace learning placements as part of the Building Traditional Skills Resilience Community in England Bursary Scheme. NHTG is offering a 12-month placement with a Historic Building Conservation…

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Trainee Pargeter and Plaster Conservator: National Heritage Training Group

Contract: fixed-term, 6 months Location: Bedfordshire Salary: £1050 per month The National Heritage Training Group (NHTG) [Alliance member] has received funding from the Heritage Lottery to deliver 30 workplace learning placements as part of the Building Traditional Skills Resilience Community in England Bursary Scheme. NHTG is offering a six month placement to learn Pargeting (lime plaster modelling)…

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Open up! Cataloguing our Regional Theatres Architectural Archive Project Internship: The Theatres Trust

Contract: fixed term (8-26 August 2016), up to 30 hours per week Location: Central London Salary: £9.40 per hour (plus holiday pay) In June 2016 The Theatres Trust [Alliance member] received a Sharing Heritage Grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund for its Open up! Cataloguing our Regional Theatres Architectural Archive Project. The Trust is recruiting paid interns to support…

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Grass Roots Heritage Project Officer: Adfer Ban a Chwm

Contract: home based, self-employed Location: Myddfai area, Carmarthenshire Salary: £125 per day (for 56 days) Adfer Ban a Chwm (ABC) is a charitable company and revolving building preservation trust [Association of Preservation Trusts member], turning derelict or redundant vernacular buildings into affordable homes for local families in rural Wales. ABC is now recruiting a Grass Roots Heritage Project Officer. …

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Summer volunteers (x2): Cathedral and Church Buildings Division, Church of England

The Cathedral and Church Buildings Division, Church of England (ChurchCare) [Alliance member] is responsible for national policy on the Church of England's 42 cathedrals and 16,000 church buildings, the majority of which are listed. It supports the preservation and development of these buildings for worship, mission and community engagement. ChurchCare has opportunities for two volunteers…

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Working holiday in China

This working holiday is organised by Ruan Yisan Heritage Foundation (RYHF), a non-governmental, not for profit organisation created in 2006 to support and promote urban heritage conservation in China. This is the sixth successive year that RYHF have organised working holidays, bringing together Chinese and international participants. Holiday details: The ruins of Jiang Zhou city…

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Members of The Heritage Alliance are reminded that they can advertise vacancies in Heritage Update free of charge. £150 per advert is charged to non-members. Heritage Update is circulated every second Friday: the deadline for copy for each issue is the Wednesday beforehand. Adverts are c.250-300 words in length and should include details of the contract…

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Planning Campaigner: CPRE

Contract: full time Location: London Salary: £27,064 – £35,638 CPRE [Alliance member] is recruiting a Planning Campaigner to assist in delivering the organisation's policy and campaigning work on spatial planning, with particular regard to work on housing, promoting brownfield development and protection of the Green Belt. The role is a varied and exciting one and requires…

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Supporter Services Assistant: CPRE

Contract: full time Location: London Salary: £23,639 – £25,322 CPRE [Alliance member] is seeking to appoint a Supporter Services Assistant to join the membership and supporter services team. The purpose of the role is to provide an excellent service to supporters and branches contacting National Office, process all donations and keep all data accurate and up to date.…

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Heritage Advisor (Midlands Region): Canal & River Trust

Contract: full-time, permanent Location: Fazeley, Staffordshire (with expectations to visit offices in Birmingham regularly) Salary: £27,000 – £29,000  (+ £362.00 pcm car allowance) The Canal & River Trust [Alliance member] is recruiting a Heritage Advisor to work in the Midlands Region. The role covers some of the most idyllic rural canals located in the Worcestershire and Staffordshire along with the regions…

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Assistant Inspector of Historic Buildings and Areas: Historic England

Contract: permanent, part-time (18 hrs per week) Location: Bessie Surtees House, Newcastle upon Tyne Salary: c. £26,000 Historic England`s national expertise is locally delivered through a network of regional teams advising on over 20,000 applications for planning/listed building consent a year, and this vacancy is a chance to join the friendly and high-achieving team based in the…

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Project Organiser: Stratford Historic Buildings Trust

Contract: part time, fixed term for 18 months subject to negotiation for a further extended period of 6 months  Location: home working, project work based in Stratford upon Avon and the county of Warwickshire Salary: £13,000 Stratford Historic Buildings Trust is seeking an appropriately qualified and experienced heritage professional to provide Project Organiser services for the…

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Consultant: Regenerus

Regenerus, a regeneration charity based in south Sefton, has successfully tendered for a 21-year lease on a former Carnegie Library in Crosby, L23.  Following consultation with the local community, it anticipates to re-open this Grade II listed building as a 3rd space for the community. The organisation has secured start-up funding from the Architectural Heritage…

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Chair of the Board of Trustees: The Dreamland Trust

The Dreamland Trust is seeking to appoint a dynamic and well-networked individual to drive the organisation forward, and to continue the impressive work of its first Chair, Nick Laister. The Trust is the organisation responsible for saving Margate’s famous Dreamland Amusement Park from re-development and preserving its rich heritage. The Dreamland Trust is a voluntary…

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Campaigns and Policy internship: National Trust

The National Trust [Alliance member] is recruiting for a Campaigns and Policy internship within the External Affairs team at Heelis, Swindon. The internship is a great opportunity to get behind the scenes at the National Trust and play a key part in communicating their cause to a range of audiences in delivery of our ten-year…

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Senior Grants Officer: Heritage Lottery Fund

Contract: fulltime Location: Edinburgh Salary: £27,942 – £38,475 The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting for a full-time, Senior Grants Officer, who will report to the Head of HLF Scotland. The postholder will advise on and assess applications for grants from all over the country, and undertake progress monitoring of projects being delivered by successful applicants. Based in the…

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Grants Officer x3: Heritage Lottery Fund

Contract: one full-time permanent; two fixed-term Location: Cambridge, Exeter and Birmingham Salary: £21,898 – £25,403 The Heritage Lottery Fund is recruiting one permanent Grants Officer based at its Cambridge Office [closing on 15 May 2016]; one Grants Officer based at the Exeter Office for 12 months fixed term [closing on 23 May 2016] and one Grants…

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Cultural Protection Grants Manager x 2: British Council

Contract: full time Location: Manchester, Cardiff, Belfast or Edinburgh Salary: Pay Band 7 The British Council is recruiting two Cultural Protection Grants Managers to support the work of the Cultural Protection Fund by assessing applications to the Fund, monitoring live projects and supporting the work of the Senior Cultural Protection Fund Manager. Duties will include: Contributing to…

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Chair: Birmingham Conservation Trust

Birmingham Conservation Trust [Alliance member] is looking for someone who is passionate about Birmingham’s heritage to lead the trust into the next stage of its strategic development. Having completed its latest-project, the multiple-award winning Coffin Works, Birmingham Conservation Trust seeks a new chair with the skills, experience and energy to guide the development of the trust,…

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