Job Vacancies with York Museums Trust

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Assistant Curator of History (Maternity Cover)

Contract 37 hours per week, temporary (12 months)
Salary: Scale 5/6 (SCP 22 – 28) £22,012 – £26,592 per annum

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Curator of History to cover the current postholder’s period of maternity leave.

Based at the York Castle Museum, you will support and occasionally deputise for the Senior Curator York Castle Museum, working with them to ensure the successful delivery of curatorial projects, exhibitions and collections displays. You will also contribute to the development and delivery of a major capital project at this site.

Educated to degree level in an appropriate subject, you will have experience of working with collections and knowledge of documentation systems and conservation issues for history collections. You will also be knowledgeable about a major relevant aspect of the collection (to degree level) and be able to communicate information and enthusiasm to a non-specialist audience.

How to apply:

Please read through the information provided below and complete the application form.

Forms should be returned to recruitment@ymt.org.uk or by post to: Recruitment, Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens, York, YO1 7FR.

CVs will not be accepted and applications can only be accepted from candidates who have permission to work in the UK. If, after applying, you have not heard from us by two weeks after the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion, as we are unable to respond to every applicant.

Dates to bear in mind…

Closing date for applications is 9am on Tuesday 6 February 2018.
Interviews will take place in York on Thursday 15 February 2018.

 

Interim Learning Manager, York Museums Trust

Contract 37 hours per week, temporary (6 months)
Salary: YMT SO1, SCP 29 to 31 (£27,647 to £29,474 per annum)

We are looking to recruit an Interim Learning Manager to lead our effective and successful learning team on a temporary basis.

You will ensure the service continues to provide a friendly welcome to all school groups visiting our sites, and to oversee the provision of art, science and history workshops that fully meet their requirements. You will also ensure that the informal learning provision and community engagement activities continue to prosper.

You will need to be educated to degree level in an appropriate subject and have excellent organisational skills/experience and IT skills. In addition, an up to date knowledge of the education sector is essential, and some previous experience of teaching would be desirable.

How to apply:

Please read through the information provided below and complete the application form.

Forms should be returned to recruitment@ymt.org.uk or by post to: Recruitment, Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens, York, YO1 7FR.

CVs will not be accepted and applications can only be accepted from candidates who have permission to work in the UK. If, after applying, you have not heard from us by two weeks after the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion, as we are unable to respond to every applicant.

Dates to bear in mind…

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 22nd January 2018.
Interviews will take place in York on Tuesday 30th and Wednesday 31st January 2018.

 


 

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