Jobs

  • Deadline: Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 00:00
    Employer: Colchester Borough Council
    Contract Duration:
    Contract Type: Part Time
    Salary: £22,947 - 29,276 pro rata

    Do you have a passion for conserving, caring for and improving access to museum collections?

    This is an exciting time to join our Museum Service as major developments of our museums are changing the cultural landscape of Colchester and Ipswich.

    We are seeking an experienced Conservator with a passion for diverse museum collections and heritage venues. Our nationally significant collections chart both the human and natural histories of Colchester. From Stone Age artefacts to contemporary costume, fossils to spirit specimens, these collections inspire and inform our visitors....

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  • Deadline: Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 00:00
    Employer: Colchester & Ipswich Museums
    Contract Duration: Fixed term contract for three years
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £20,0043 to £23,574

    Do you have a passion for the natural world? Are you looking for a new challenge and chance to develop your skills? Could you help us unlock the hidden stories of our museum collections?

    This is an exciting time to join our Museum Service as major developments of our museums are changing the cultural landscape of Colchester and Ipswich. Supported by a grant from the John Ellerman Foundation, the service has created an opportunity for an emerging natural scientist. This funding offers a new role for those interested in developing curatorial skills, working with nationally significant...

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  • Deadline: Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 00:00
    Employer: Somerset Heritage Centre, Taunton
    Contract Duration: 8 Month Contract
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £16,881 per annum pro rata

    We are looking for two enthusiastic and motivated people to deliver a collections management project focused on the museum collections cared for and managed by the South West Heritage Trust. The role will involve carrying out a location audit of the stored museum collections following an existing plan and methodology.

    You will need a passion for material culture, an ability to work flexibly in a team to deliver a project and a careful and methodical approach.

    The South West Heritage Trust is a charity which delivers a broad range of heritage services across Somerset...

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