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Job: Curator

The National Library of Scotland seeks to recruit a specialist curator to have responsibility for the John Murray Archive and its other internationally-significant collections of publishers’ archives. This role is vital to the achievement of the Library’s strategic objectives, and plays a significant part in setting scholarly and professional standards of work for the Collections and Research team. The ideal candidate will already have experience of professional work in the archive sector and a familiarity with the subjects which the postholder will curate. Alternatively, the capacity to demonstrate thorough knowledge of this subject area and an affinity for curatorial work in an archives and manuscripts environment would be welcomed.

Posted -26 days ago
By National Library of Scotland

Job: Visitor Experience Team Leader

Working across the National Museum of Scotland and the National War Museum within Edinburgh Castle, you will work within a group of Team Leaders leading your own team to provide an excellent visitor experience. You will lead by example encouraging others to have a strong customer focus in all that they do, while at the same time ensuring the safety and security of visitors and our collection front of house. You’ll also be successful through your strong administrative, ICT and planning abilities. As this role involves working evenings, weekends and public holidays on a regular basis and occasional overtime, it is important that you have a flexible approach towards work. The successful candidate is expected to take up post in July 2017. To make an online application for this post and to find further details of this post and of all our vacancies please visit If you require further information telephone 0131 247 4094 (answerphone) or email, stating reference NMS17/731 Closing date for completed applications is midnight on Sunday 4 June at 5pm. It is anticipated that the selection event will take place on/around Wednesday 14 – Monday 19 June 2017. Please note that CVs are not considered as/as part of applications and will not be forwarded to the shortlisting process.

Posted 4 days ago
By National Museums Scotland

Salary £20,207 - £21,951
Deadline 04 June 2017

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