Job Alert - Development Manager

Cynon Valley Museum & Gallery, Depot Road, Aberdare, South Wales, CF44 8DL

The Cynon Valley Museum Trust (CVMT) is seeking to appoint a dynamic and motivated Development Manager to organise and develop the running of this accredited museum with a volunteer group.


Purpose of the role:

You will be responsible for increasing the participation of volunteers in all aspects of the Museum’s work and placing the volunteer programme at the heart of the Museum’s development. You will require experience of managing and developing a museum volunteer group, possess excellent business skills and be committed to building relationships and partnerships with local communities and beyond. You will need strong leadership and organisational skills and have a proven track record of fundraising, in order to maximise the income for CVMT. The position involves flexible working hours in order to accommodate meetings as well as weekend and evening working. The post holder will also be a key holder.


Salary: £25,000 pro rata

Hours of work: 22.5 hours per week (Fixed Term Contract 20 months)

Government work place pension scheme


Interview Date: to be confirmed after April 30th 2016

Closing Date April 28th 2016 (noon)

For more information and the job specification please contact


DINAH PYE (CHAIR CVMT)  or    Email:

Cynon Valley Museum Trust

c/o Heulwen

Hirwaun Road


CF44 9HW


Application will be via a covering letter and up to date CV

Rheolwr / Rheolwraig  Datblygu:

Ymddiriedolaeth Amgueddfa Cwm Cynon, Depot Road, Aberdâr, De Cymru, CF44 8DL.

Mae’n fwriad gan Ymddiriedolaeth Amgueddfa Cwm Cynon (YACC) benodi Rheolwr/Rheolwraig Datblygiad deinamig a brwdfrydig i drefnu a datblygu rhedeg yr amgueddfa achrededig hon mewn cydweithrediad â grŵp gwirfoddol.


Pwrpas Y Swydd:

Bydd cyfrifoldeb arnoch i ymestyn cyfranogaeth gwirfoddolwyr ym mhob agwedd ar waith yr Amgueddfa ac am osod rhaglen o wirfoddoli wrth galon datblygiad yr Amgueddfa. Rhaid bod gennych brofiad o reoli a datblygu grŵp o wirfoddolwyr amgueddfa, sgiliau busnes ardderchog ac ymroddiad tuag at greu cysylltiadau a phartneriaethau gyda chymunedau lleol ac ehangach.  Bydd arnoch angen sgiliau arweinyddol a threfniadol cryf a chefndir cadarn o godi cyllid er mwyn hyrwyddo incwm YACC i’r eithaf. Bydd oriau gwaith hyblyg yn rhan o’r swydd er mwyn dygymod â chyfarfodydd a hefyd gwaith yn ystod y penwythnos a gyda’r hwyr. Bydd deiliad y swydd yn ddeiliad allwedd yn ogystal.


Cyflog: £25,000 pro rata

Oriau gwaith: 22.5 awr yr wythnos (cytundeb cyfnod penodedig am 20 mis)

Cynllun pensiwn gweithle y Llywodraeth


Dyddiad Cyfweld: iw gadarnhau wedir 30ain Ebrill 2016

Dyddiad Cau ar gyfer ceisiadau: 28ain Ebrill 2016 (hanner dydd).


Byddwch cystal ag anfon cais gyda llythyr cyflwyno a C.V. cyfredol naill ai at:


Dinah Pye (cadeirydd YACC),  neu ebostier:  

dan ofal  Heulwen,

Hirwaun Rd.,



CF44 9HW

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