Museums in Cambridgeshire News no. 111 (22 November 2017)

Dear colleague


Firstly please permit me to mention that Liz Hide will soon be leaving UCM and will therefore be standing down as Chair of MiC. It has been a pleasure for me to work with Liz over the last five years and every member of MiC owes her a great deal for her leadership and constant promotion of our interests. Thank you Liz!


Now, here are some news items for your consideration:


  1. If you are interested in attending the launch of AIM’s new Prosper (Hallmarks) booklet in London on 6 December contact
  2. SHARE has a maternity cover vacancy for an Museum Development Project Officer, closing date 3 December, here.
  3. SHARE has a training day on access audits at the Fitzwilliam Museum on 26 January at
  4. SHARE’s annual collections care conference will be at Hughes Hall, Cambridge on 18 January, see
  5. Click on this link to catch a webinar on the new GDPR on 30 November at
  6. The Fitzwilliam Museum is advertising some Front of House roles, closing date 4 December, at
  7. The Museum also has a Procurement Facilitator opportunity, closing date 3 December, at
  8. The Museum is also looking for a Senior Technician for prints and drawings etc, closing date 30 November, at
  9. The Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is advertising for a Clerical Assistant, closing date 8 December, at
  10. IWM Duxford has a vacancy for a Conservator, job no. 50199, closing date 27 November at


Best wishes


Gordon Chancellor