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Collections Officer: Archive and Library

We are looking for someone who will work with colleagues in the Curatorial team to manage the running of the Archive and Library and support a team of volunteers who undertake a range of tasks including:

  •  Support, train and manage the volunteers who provide reader services during opening hours, including organising work rotas
  • Provide access to the collections for researchers and enquirers
  • Acquisition of new items in accordance with the Archive and Library collecting policy
  • Cataloguing the collections using the MODES database
  • Ensuring the security of the collections
  • Collections care and preventative conservation
  • Supporting the Curator in the interpretation and presentation of the Archive and Library collections in the galleries, special exhibitions and online
  • Network with other library and archive professionals, through meetings and collaborative projects.

Working hours: 12 hours a week


Pay: £7,693 per annum pro rata, equivalent to an annual salary of £22,440

Contract: until March 2019

For more details, see the Job Description and download the application form.

Closing date: 9th October 2017.

Interview date: we would like to interview shortlisted candidates on 17th October 2017. Please let us know if this is convenient for you.

Target start date: beginning of December 2017


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