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Subject: Position at The National Archives of Scotland

Position at The National Archives of Scotland

From: Linda Ramsay <linda.ramsay>
Date: Tuesday, July 13, 1999
The  National Archives of Scotland (NAS) has a vacancy for a
qualified and experienced archive conservator to join a team of 8
conservators working on the full range of collections held by NAS.
This appointment is pensionable and for a 3 year fixed-term with the
possibility of extension or permanency.

We are seeking an innovative and versatile conservator who can
demonstrate a wide knowledge of conservation techniques and general
practical experience in the field of archive conservation. Good
communication skills including report writing and an ability to work
away from the "bench " and individually on specific projects is
desirable. You will, along with colleagues report and provide
support to the Senior Conservator whilst supervising and guiding
other staff.

Candidates should have a diploma or degree in book or archive and
paper conservation. Candidates invited for interview will be asked
to bring a portfolio  of recent work.The Conservation Unit is based
in the West of Edinburgh but conservation staff have responsibility
for collections distributed between  all  three sites presently
occupied by NAS.

Starting salary will be in the range of 16,600 - 20,711 pounds
sterling with an opportunity  to earn further performance related
increases up to a total salary of  23,970 pounds sterling. A higher
salary may be offered for relevant qualifications, experience and

Further details and application forms to be returned by 29 July 1999
from: helen.macpherson [at] scotland__gov__uk

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