Jobs

  • Deadline: Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00
    Employer: Oxford University Museum of Natural History
    Contract Duration: Fixed Term 9 Months
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £25,941 - £30,942

    We are recruiting an experienced Project Officer with an excellent knowledge and understanding of palaeontology, zooarchaeology, zoology and/or geology to clean, catalogue and photograph the museum’s collection of material from the Pleistocene of Oxfordshire. This will include part of a major new collection made by the Upper Thames Pleistocene Research Group (also known as the Oxford Mammoth Project) from 1989 onwards, and the museum’s historical collections, compiled by geologists William Buckland, John Phillips and Joseph Prestwich (amongst others) in the 19th century. Specimens include...

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  • Deadline: Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 12:00
    Employer: Cardiff University
    Contract Duration:
    Contract Type:
    Salary: Maintenance Grant £15,285 p.a

    Title: Paths to decolonising bio-cultural curation: new perspectives on the Economic Botany Collection at Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales
    Where: Cardiff School of Social Sciences,
    Supervisors: Dr S MacBride-Stewart, Prof Radhika Mohanram (ENCAP), Dr Poppy Nicol (Sustainable Places Research Institute)
    External Collaborator: Department of Natural Sciences, Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales https://museum.wales/curatorial/natural-sciences/

    Application Deadline: 03 February 2021

    Details:...

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  • Deadline: Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 11:00
    Employer: National Museums Northern Ireland
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £38,017 - £41,799

    The Senior Curator of Natural Sciences will be responsible for leading and setting the strategic direction for the team of natural sciences curators at National Museums NI. They will both oversee and participate in the research, management and development of the natural sciences collections, ensuring a user focused approach to collections-based activities. In particular, the post holder will take the lead in defining and implementing a new strategic direction for the natural sciences collections, ensuring their potential is maximised in response to key strategic environmental and...

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  • Deadline: Sunday, February 7, 2021 - 00:00
    Employer: National Museums Northern Ireland
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £31,137 - £32,800

    The Education Officer will have responsibility for developing and delivering inspiring and imaginative museum experiences, with supporting resource material, which support schools and parents to improve learning outcomes for children and ensure that they receive the best start in life, thereby helping to achieve their full potential. The Education Officer will be responsible for the on-site delivery and co-ordination of the education programme, leading a team of facilitators and working closely with the visitor services team.

    Working alongside colleagues in curatorial and audience...

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