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Positions at Bodleian Library

From: Lucy Blaxland <clblax>
Date: Wednesday, June 10, 1998
The Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, UK has the following
vacancies in its Preservation and Conservation Department:

Marks & Spencer Conservation Internship
Temporary Senior Conservation Assistant
Technician Grade D
Salary Scale : 12,396 - 14,799 Pounds p.a.

An internship of eighteen months is available within the
Preservation and Conservation Department of the Bodleian Library.
The position, funded by a grant from Marks & Spencer, is open to
anyone who has recently completed a degree or equivalent in book,
paper or library and archive conservation.

It is intended to provide a work opportunity for someone wishing to
gain wider and deeper experience in conservation within the context
of a major library.

When applying, please quote Ref. BL2898

Temporary, Senior Conservation Assistant
Technical Grade D
Salary Scale: 12,396 - 14,799 Pounds p.a.

The Bodleian Library is seeking a paper conservator to join its
Preservation and Conservation Department. The post is full-time, for
a period of two years and is based in the paper conservation

The successful candidate will devise and perform appropriate
conservation treatments to a wide range of library materials
including printed books, manuscripts and drawings.  In addition,
they will be expected to assist with the mounting and installation
of exhibitions, provide advice on the conservation and storage of
library materials and take part in the day-to-day maintenance of the

Applications are invited from candidates with a degree or equivalent
in paper conservation and a minimum of two years relevant
post-qualification experience.  Chemistry and/or physics to "A"
level or above is desirable.

When applying, please quote Our Ref. BL1998.

Further details and application forms for both posts may be obtained from

    Personnel Section
    Bodleian Library
    Broad Street
    Oxford OX1 3BG
    +44 1865 277171
    Fax: +1865 277193
    personnel [at] bodley__ox__ac__uk.

Closing date for completed applications is 7 July 1998.

The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Lucy Blaxland
Preservation and Conservation Department

                  Conservation DistList Instance 12:1
                 Distributed: Wednesday, June 10, 1998
                        Message Id: cdl-12-1-029
Received on Wednesday, 10 June, 1998

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