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Jobs and Vacancies

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All current jobs and vacancies can be found here or keep an eye on our social media to be the first to find out more.

Our small team is supported by a large group of volunteers without whom we simply couldn’t function.

Find out how to volunteer by emailing either: [email protected] or [email protected]

The Museum runs an equal opportunity organisation – We are committed to ensuring equality of opportunity and to take action to avoid discrimination. It is important to us that our organisation is accessible to all, and that this is reflected in our application process.

If you have any questions – please don’t hesitate to email [email protected]

Current Vacancies

Job Descriptions, Application forms and Equal Opportunity forms available for download below.


Freelance Fundraiser

Are you an experienced Fundraiser looking for an exciting opportunity to make a difference?  The Royal Cornwall Museum needs your help to deliver our exciting plans and achieve our vision of creating opportunities for positive change.

The Royal Cornwall Museum needs your help to deliver our exciting plans and achieve our vision to make positive change happen and improve the lives of our visitors, audiences and the wider community.

Based in Truro, the Royal Cornwall Museum is looking for an experienced freelance Fundraiser. Working alongside our CEO and wider team, you will be responsible for implementing a successful fundraising programme across all income streams. Your role will be crucial in helping us raise the funds to modernise and reinvent the Museum for the next decade and beyond.

The implementation of our new plans is now underway. The Museum, which is part of the Royal Institution of Cornwall, is reimaging its purpose. The leadership team has recently gone through significant change with new Board members, CEO and Creative Director bringing in a new vision and operating model. Fundraising is central to helping drive this new approach. We have been working with a Fundraising Consultant to develop a strategy and we now need someone to lead on delivery. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute at an early stage and help shape our success for the future.

Click here to download the Freelance Fundraiser Job Description

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