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Position at English Heritage

From: David Thickett <david.thickett<-a>
Date: Thursday, January 27, 2005
Conservator 1 year, with the strong possibility of extension
    Surrey grade D
Surrey County Council (on behalf of English Heritage and Surrey,
East and West Sussex museum development services

    *   Contribute to the management of diverse collections
    *   Equip people with skills to enhance preservation

For this role, you will need:

    *   Conservation qualification and broad range of experience
        (preferably textiles, archaeology or social history)
    *   Excellent administrative skills
    *   The knowledge, enthusiasm and communication skills to convey
        the importance of the project to potential partners

Work will include:

    *   Survey and audit work
    *   Providing advice to non-specialists
    *   Leading strategic plan development
    *   Drawing up tender documents for conservation work, and
        monitoring work/signing off.
    *   Devising and delivering training

Your work will be three days a week for English Heritage, two days a
week for the museum development services.  Line management will be
by Pat Reynolds of Surrey Museums Consultative Committee (day to day
direction for EH by Rowena Willard-Wright).  You will work in the
museum/stores in the south east (mileage allowance payable), and be
based at home (for SMCC) and, preferably, Fort Brockhurst (for EH).
Laptop computer will be provided.

This post is funded through collaboration between English Heritage,
and museum development agencies in Surrey, East and West Sussex,
supported by the Renaissance in the Regions programme.

For an informal discussion, please contact

    Pat Reynolds
    Surrey Museums Development Officer
    +44 1483 518781
    patricia.reynolds<-a t->surreycc< . >gov< . >uk

For an application form and further details
please contact

       Linda Oswick
       Surrey History Centre
       130 Goldsworth Road
       Woking, Surrey GU21 6ND
       +44 1483 518753
       linda.oswick<-a t->surreycc< . >gov< . >uk

Closing date:  15th February 2005.

As an innovative, 21st century employer, Surrey can offer you an
impressive range of career opportunities and associated benefits.
Excellent training, a final salary pension, a positive culture and
real support are all available to help you achieve your full

Working towards equality

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