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Ravelston Dykes Road, EH4 3NT
£20,829 - £22,287 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
36.25 hours per week

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Erskine Stewart’s Melville Schools (ESMS) are seeking to appoint an Archivist to develop and deliver on projects for our archival collections.

The role will oversee a number of projects on physical and digital archival collections in ESMS. The postholder should have previous archival/record keeping experience and working towards a relevant qualification would be desirable. They will need to have an interest in history, with good attention to detail and analytical thinking skills. Excellent communication skills (orally and in writing) are required as the postholder will work closely with a number of internal and external stakeholders.

The people that work for us are passionate, pioneering and strive for excellence in everything they do. We value the incredible contributions they make to school life, we invest in their careers and we support their ambitions so that they flourish professionally and personally.

This is a term time only, permanent position available from 10 January 2022. The post is full time and the hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm with 45 minutes unpaid for lunch each day. The postholder will be contracted for 36.25 hours per week.

The FTE salary for this role is on the ESMS Support E Scale which is £20,829 to £22,287 dependent on qualifications and experience. As this role is a term time only role, the pro rata salary will be £18,027 - £19,284 per annum.

Applicants must complete the Support Staff application form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring form on the ESMS website to be considered for this position. Please note CVs will not be accepted. Please submit both forms to before the closing date. 

The closing date is 12pm on Friday, 17 December 2021. 

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