Assistant Curator (P10011)
Employer: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council
- Reference: RECS/17/40842
- Published on: Fri 11/08/2017 16:30 PM
- Closing on: Sun 17/09/2017 23:55 PM
- Working Pattern: Part Time, Permanent
- Hours: 22.5 hours per week. 9am-5:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
- Salary: £18,346 - £19,384 pro rata inclusive of outer fringe allowance
- DBS Check: No
- Location: Mill Green Museum, Hatfield AL9 5PD
£18,346 - £19,384 pro rata inclusive of outer fringe allowance
22.5 hours per week (9am-5:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)
We are look for an enthusiastic Assistant Curator, with proven collections documentation skills, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to developing their professional knowledge and experience to join the Museum Service of Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council.
This busy service runs two heritage sites. At Mill Green Museum and Mill we operate a working watermill and social history museum. At Welwyn Roman Baths, we show the remains of a Roman bathing suite, ingeniously preserved under the A1(M) motorway.
Working closely with our dedicated team of staff and volunteers, you will assist the Curator in the management, care and interpretation of the Welwyn Hatfield Museum Service collection and Welwyn Roman Baths.
Working with the Curator you will be responsible for the accurate documentation of the collection, and processing research enquiries. You will assist with collections care and management, exhibitions, managing volunteers, and promoting access to the collections. You will also act as deputy to the Curator.
Educated to GCSE level or equivalent, you will have proven experience of working in a museum environment, and be able to demonstrate good organisational, communication and IT skills.
The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential in this post.
Closing date for applications is. Sunday 17 September.
Interviews and assessments will be held on Monday 2 October.
Welwyn Hatfield – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
How To Apply
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