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Help shape our future! Join our Trustees.

WoChildren building Stonehenge from foam blocks in the Bronze Age galleryuld you like to help shape the future of the Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society (WANHS) to inspire people to explore the archaeology, history and environment of Wiltshire?

We are looking for three talented, motivated and creative people to join our Board of Trustees and help shape our future.  We are particularly interested in hearing from you if you have skills or experience in marketing, major capital projects, current experience of charity finances or a legal or business background.  However, if you have other skills or can offer a different perspective, then please do apply.

There are usually six meetings a year and an average time commitment of 10-15 hours per month – depending on how involved you choose to get with activities, working groups or committees.

WANHS is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee and owns and runs the Wiltshire Museum in Devizes.  Funding comes from a variety of sources including membership subscriptions, grants from county and local authorities and sundry fundraising efforts.

The deadline for applications is midnight on 3 July and interviews will be held on 23 and 24 July. If you would like to have an informal discussion about the role, then please contact our Director by telephoning 01380 727369 or emailing

Email your completed application or CV to

Application Pack

  1. Application form
  2. Trustee Job Description
  3. Introduction to the Society and Museum
  4. Charity Objects
  5. Charity Commission guidance on being a Trustee
  6. Charity Commission Trustee welcome guidelines
  7. Our 2015 – 2019 Strategic Plan
  8. Our Annual Report and Financial Statements_2016-2017
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