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Ref no:
ABS26555
Published:
22/7/2021
Closes:
12/8/2021
Location:
Mintlaw Discovery Centre, Station Road, Mintlaw Industrial Estate, Mintlaw, Peterhead, AB42 5EE
Salary:
£32,515.00 - £34,463.00 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
36.25 hours per week

Job Description

Live Life Aberdeenshire has an exciting opportunity to join its growing museums team, to drive forward our heritage offer and deliver on our ambitious plans. The post of Museum Curator will support museum refurbishments, development of exhibition programmes and participatory outreach across Aberdeenshire for local communities and visitors.

The main purpose of this role is to create and deliver high-quality, engaging exhibitions, displays, public events and learning resources for Aberdeenshire’s Museum Collections. Other responsibilities include providing professional curatorial support and specialist advice to third sector heritage organisations, research, and input to Axiel Adlib collections management software.

As a key member of the team, you will have line management responsibility for the front of house teams at Aberdeenshire Farming Museum, Arbuthnot Museum and Banchory Museum and will supervise occasional work placement students and volunteers. You will report to the Museums Development Co-ordinator.

The deadline for applications is midnight Thursday 12th August 2021.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

This post has a minimum requirement of 1 reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries contact Saskia Gibbon telephone - 07881 834381

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