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The Common Room of the Great North

Finance & Operations Manager

The Common Room of the Great North Limited (CRGN) is a new limited company and registered charity, created take forward the restoration and redevelopment of its Grade 2* listed 19th Century building, Neville Hall in Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne (known to many simply as ‘the Mining Institute’) and to preserve its internationally important collection and archive and make it available to a wider audience through a programme of digitisation.

CRGN has been successful in securing approval for funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the North East Local Enterprise Partnership and several Trusts, Foundations and individual donors, enabling it to proceed to develop and restore the Mining Institute building.

Follow up of references and job offer – week commencing 4th February 2019.

Target appointment start date – week commencing 18th March 2019.

For full details and how to apply please follow the link below

Finance and Operations Manager Job Description & Person Specification


North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers and the Common Room of the Great North.

The Common Room Youth Board 

Open for Applications!

As part of the comprehensive redevelopment of the Mining Institute in Newcastle upon Tyne and the establishment of a new entity to manage the building and its programme, the Common Room of the Great North Limited is to establish a Youth Board and is now seeking to recruit individuals to join the Youth Board in the autumn of 2018.

The shadow board for under 25s is to influence the content and delivery of the Common Room programme. Engaging those young people who are inspired and influenced by their engagement through the education and apprentice programme, or who might attend affiliated activity in the Common Room.

  • Applications to become Youth Board Member to be submitted to emily.tench@northeastcommonroom.org.uk by 12 noon on 19th September 2018
  • Interviews week commencing 1st October 2018
  • Invitation to join the first Youth Board meeting in October 2018 expected to be issued once Common Room receives its permission to start its development project which is expected in early October 2018.

Common Room Youth Board Brief

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