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  • Deadline: Friday, June 23, 2017 - 12:00
    Employer: Oxford University Museum of Natural History
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full time - Part time applications will be considered
    Salary: £27,629 - £32,958

    The Museum of Natural History has programmed a series of ‘Contemporary Science and Society’ temporary exhibitions. This series aims to connect the research power of academic departments with the University of Oxford with the very large audiences visiting the museum.

    The Exhibitions Officer will be responsible for project managing identified exhibitions in this series, working with the Public Engagement Manager and the Deputy Director. Each exhibition will have a full programme of activities aimed at different audiences. The Exhibitions Officer will be responsible for co-ordinating...

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  • Deadline: Friday, June 23, 2017 - 12:00
    Employer: Oxford University Museum of Natural History
    Contract Duration: Three Years
    Contract Type: Full time (part-time applications will be considered)
    Salary: £24,565 - £29,301

    We are recruiting for a Senior Archives and Library Assistant to work under the supervision of the Head of Archives and Library. He/she will provide support for routine library and archive work, in particular with cataloguing Library and Archive materials and managing collections enquiries from staff and the general public. He/she will also support and develop projects within the Archives and Library in line with the Museum’s strategic plan, with an emphasis on promoting and improving access to the collection, both inhouse and online.

    Applicants will have: cataloguing skills and...

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  • Deadline: Friday, June 23, 2017 - 12:00
    Employer: Oxford University Museum of Natural History
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full time - Part time applications will be considered
    Salary: £24,565 - £29,301

    We are recruiting a Collections Manager (Earth Collections) to work under the supervision of the Head of Collections. He/she will work flexibly across Earth Collections (palaeontology, mineralogy and petrology) with a focus on the Museum’s mineralogy and petrology collections. The post holder will engage in and facilitate collections-based research and field collecting. Additionally, the successful applicant will help develop new exhibitions and displays with the Public Engagement Team and will be expected to participate in the Museum’s outreach and public engagement programme. Applicants...

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  • Deadline: Friday, June 23, 2017 - 12:00
    Employer: Oxford University Museum of Natural History
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full time - Part time applications will be considered
    Salary: £27,629 - £32,958

    We are recruiting a Collections Manager (Life Collections) to work under the supervision of the Head of Collections. He/she will work flexibly across the zoology collections (vertebrate and invertebrate). The post holder will engage in and facilitate collections development and maintenance. They will also contribute to grant applications and proposals. Additionally, the successful applicant will help develop new exhibitions and displays with the Public Engagement Team and will be expected to participate in the Museum’s outreach and public engagement programme.

    Applicants will have:...

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  • Deadline: Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 00:00
    Employer: Maidstone Museum
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £27,876 to £30,239

    Maidstone - Great people, great place, great opportunity

    Maidstone Museums are looking for a highly motivated and ambitious person to work with collections across Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art Gallery, Tyrwhitt Drake Museum of Carriages and the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regimental Museum in order to support the overall service purpose of enabling and broadening access to engage communities, inspire learning, and to disseminate knowledge.

    Situated in the heart of Kent's County Town and housed in a range of historic buildings, the museums' collections contain over 600,...

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  • Deadline: Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 00:00
    Employer: University College London
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £34,056 - £41,163 per annum

    UCL Culture manages museums, theatres, and collections and facilitates engagement within and outside of UCL. This includes the Bloomsbury Theatre, the Grant Museum of Zoology, the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, the Art Museum, the Pathology Museum and collections including the auto icon Jeremy Bentham. We bring diverse performers and audiences into the heart of UCL to energise the student experience and fuel UCL’s creative culture with cutting edge cultural experiences. We collaborate with UCL students and staff to provoke, connect and engage more powerfully. We use our objects,...

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  • Deadline: Monday, July 10, 2017 - 09:00
    Employer: The Natural History Museum, London
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £35,164

    Embedded within the Invertebrates Division of the Department of Life Sciences, the Senior Curator of Non-Insect Invertebrates (Cnidaria, Mollusca or Porifera) will be responsible for the acquisition and curation of world class collections of Cnidaria, Mollusca or Porifera including both historical and recent acquisitions and for ensuring that they are used and made available for research, teaching, training, reference and exhibitions. An expert in their field of collections-based science, the post holder will demonstrate a high level of scientific scholarship in any of the above animal...

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  • Deadline: Friday, July 14, 2017 - 00:00
    Employer: Manx National Heritage
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £28,556 to £33,417

    The Isle of Man, the place to work......
    • Excellent air and sea links to the United Kingdom
    • Basic Rate of income tax 10%, maximum rate of 20%
    • High rates of personal allowances
    • High quality of family life and individual life
    • Excellent education
    • Superb countryside and leisure facilities
    • Cost of living benefits - low cost insurance etc.
    Manx National Heritage is looking for a creative professional to look after our island's Natural History collections. Apply now if you are passionate about encouraging a deeper understanding,...

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  • Deadline: Friday, July 14, 2017 - 09:00
    Employer: The Natural History Museum, London
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £35,164 – £42,420

    Embedded within the Algae, Fungi and Plants Division of the Department of Life Sciences, the Senior Curator of Lichens will manage the Natural History Museum’s unique collections of Lichens, ensuring best practice in collections care and providing a world-class collection of natural history specimens. The Senior Curator of Lichens will be responsible for the acquisition and curation of these collections and for ensuring that they are used and made available for research, teaching, training, reference and exhibitions. An expert in the field of collections-based lichenology, the postholder...

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