Category: Museum Development Yorkshire

Coronavirus Update

MDY is working to ensure that we offer the best service to regional museums so that our sector remains vibrant and strong after this crisis. The Museum Development Yorkshire team are well set up to work remotely and can offer alternatives to face-to-face meetings. Throughout the crisis, we will support museums to preserve culture for […]

17 March 2020

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Museum Development Yorkshire and Coronavirus

Museum Development Yorkshire is regularly reviewing its work in light of the COVID-19 outbreak.  As part of York Museums Trust, we receive daily updates by Visit York and the City of York Council who liaise with Visit England.  It is our policy to follow the guidance of the UK government and the devolved administrations, including […]

12 March 2020

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Developing Digital Capability

Working in partnership with Culture24, we are offering FREE workshops during 2020 to support development of your museum’s digital capability. These events are aimed at small to medium-sized museums, and will provide an opportunity to help you step up your knowledge and skills in using digital technologies. Your museum can access workshops individually, or in […]

4 March 2020

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MDY Learning Cohorts – Open to ALL Museums in the Region

During 2020-21 Museum Development Yorkshire (MDY) will continue to run its successful programme of themed learning groups know as Cohorts. In 2019-20 MDY ran the following cohorts: Collections Health and Wellbeing Front of House Audience Champions Fundraising Income Generation The cohorts generally comprise of between 2 and 4 workshops through the year which will be […]

5 February 2020

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Now Open: Museum Development Yorkshire Job Applications

Museum Development Yorkshire Intern (Arts Council Funded) Contract: Fixed-term contract until March 31st 2021, 22.2 hours per week worked flexibly. Salary: £17,364 – £17,673 per annum, pro rata (actual salary £10,418 – £10,603). YMT Scale 2, SCP 12 – 13 Museum Development Yorkshire are offering part-time internship until the end of March 2021 to enable […]

23 January 2020

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Don’t Forget: Apply for Museum Development Yorkshire Support 2020-21

Museum Development Yorkshire has launched its Support Opportunities for 2020-2021. We have released the programme earlier this year to support your planning for the next financial year. The guidance notes and links to the application form are available at: https://www.museumdevelopmentyorkshire.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/MDY_Guidance_Document-2020-Issue.pdf For Support Opportunities in 2020-21, the final application deadline is on 2 February 2020 We […]

15 January 2020

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Apply Now – Museum Development Yorkshire Support 2020-21 

Museum Development Yorkshire has launched its Support Opportunities for 2020-2021. We have released the programme earlier this year to support your planning for the next financial year. The guidance notes and links to the application form are available at: https://www.museumdevelopmentyorkshire.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/MDY_Guidance_Document-2020-Issue.pdf For Support Opportunities in 2020-21, we are offering two application deadlines on: 12 January and […]

11 December 2019

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Apply Now – MDY Sponsored Place at MA Conference 2019

Museum Development Yorkshire is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring two FREE places at this year’s Museums Association Conference, 4-5 October held at Brighton Conference Centre. This place will cover both days of the conference, and an accommodation and travel bursary. The Museum Development Team will also offer networking support and conference tips to […]

28 August 2019

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Request to Quote: Children & Young People Visitor Experience Project Development

Museum Development Yorkshire is looking to commission a professional experienced at working with children and young people in museums or arts settings, to undertake a project scoping exercise resulting in a ready-to-deliver plan for a pilot project, in the Yorkshire region. The pilot project would introduce a CYP visitor experience review process into museums, with the […]

1 August 2019

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Apply Now – MDY Sponsored Place at AIM Conference 2019

Museum Development Yorkshire is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring one FREE place at this year’s Association of Independent Museums Conference, 20-22 June held at The National Civil War Centre in Newark. This place will cover all three days of the conference, conference dinner, study trip, accommodation and travel bursary. The Museum Development Team […]

27 February 2019

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