Tagged with community engagement

Funding: Places of Science, The Royal Society

The Royal Society has opened applications for small museums to access grants for projects that tell the stories of science that are relevant to communities across the UK. Small museums (accredited or provisionally accredited) can apply for up to £3,000 from the Places of Science funding scheme, which has the aim of supporting communities to … Continue reading

Job: Community Engagement Officer, Winterbourne Medieval Barn, South Gloucestershire Council (fixed term)

The £1.7m Winterbourne Medieval Barn (WMB) Project will conserve, redevelop and find new uses for the magnificent Grade II* Listed 14th century Court Farm Barn and associated outbuildings, ensuring long-term sustainability for this nationally- significant heritage asset by placing it at the heart of the local community. The project has received a grant of £936,600 … Continue reading

Resource: Open Up: museums for everyone

A new resource Open Up: museums for everyone has been launched to support museums to increase the diversity of their visitors. The initiative has produced a guide featuring advice and case studies from 20 museums from across the UK, capturing stories of change and examining the success factors that have led to museums significantly diversifying their visitors. … Continue reading

Opportunity: Artist Call Out

Opportunity: Artist Call Out

Bath Dance are working with Creativity Works and a consortium of partners to deliver ‘Made in Foxhill ‘ – an exciting and enriching community led arts engagement programme with residents in Foxhill. We are already working with Urban Playground to deliver and develop parkour performance skills and would like to hear from local dance and … Continue reading

Job: Community Engagement Officer, Melksham Town Council

Melksham Town Council is seeking to recruit a Community Engagement Officer to drive forward a new Town Team initiative to support voluntary and community groups within the locality, co-ordinating activities and harnessing goodwill that will promote the delivery of the Town Council’s corporate plan. Responsibilities will include enhancing and co-ordinating local community engagement activities and … Continue reading