Assistant Collections Officer

Deadline: Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 00:00
Employer: Derbyshire County Council
Contract Duration: Fixed term (eighteen months)
Contract Type: Part Time
Salary: £12,531.96 - £13.455.04

An Assistant Collections Officer is needed at Buxton Museum and Art Gallery to continue developing and delivering visitor services and collections management at the county's only museum, while the current post holder is seconded to another project.

This appointment will provide an opportunity to help shape the events, exhibition and digital access programmes in a lively museum, whose core collections are the archaeology and geology of the Peak District.

You will have a post graduate experience of working in museums including in collections management and exhibition and events programming, alongside experience of working with the public.

You will understand the role museums play in the delivery of local authority services, and contribute to new ways of delivering museum services to our users and non-users.

As part of a small committed team, you will be able to manage your own time effectively. You may be expected occasionally at weekends or in the evening.

The post is offered initially for eighteen months from start date.