Summary:

Would you like to lead the Cynon Valley Museum through the next stage of its development?  As Museum Manager you will head up our dedicated team, working alongside the community to grow the Trust’s vision of an excellent, sustainable Museum for the community.

About Us:

The Cynon Valley Museum Trust is an independent charity responsible for the running the Cynon Valley Museum. Our mission statement is:  To provide an accessible, interactive and sustainable space to share and celebrate the heritage, arts and culture of the Cynon Valley. We were established in 2015 during the closure of the Museum, and have successfully reopened the venue, secured over £400,000 in grant funding and are working towards becoming self sustainable. We have a small team of staff members and over 40 volunteers.

Job Role:

The Cynon Valley Museum Trust is a registered charity (1161227) whose mission is: “to promote the education of the local community and beyond in relation to the local history, cultural heritage and the arts of the Cynon Valley”.

Working to the CVMT’s values of SUSTAINABILITY, ACCESSIBILITY, PROGRESSION, AMBITION, FLEXIBILITY & REPRESENTATION, you will be responsible for leading the delivery of the next business plan, creating and maintaining strategic relationships, and driving the growth of the organisation.

Role Description & Specification here

We welcome informal conversations from prospective applicants.  Please contact Charlotte Morgan manager@cynonvalleymuseum.wales if you would like to discuss the role and the specification ahead of making an application.

Additional Information:

Reporting to: Board of Trustees

Term:  8 months, full-time – an initial 8 month scoping period to establish strategic plan with renewal in line with those objectives.  Please contact us to discuss this if you are unsure.

Hours:  Flexible working hours are available, some evenings and weekends required

Interviews will be held July 22, 2020.  Second interviews (if necessary) will be held July 24, 2020.  Please indicate in your covering email if you will be unable to attend interviews on this dates.

Candidates will be invited for interview by 5pm on July 20, 2020.

To Apply:

Please complete an Application Form available for download below and return to: Charlotte Morgan, Museum Manager, via email manager@cynonvalleymuseum.wales by Midday July 17, 2020.  Applications will only be accepted via email.

Application Form