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Position at National Library of Scotland

From: Rab Jackson <r.jackson<-a>
Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2005
Assistant Conservator
UKUKP15,298 - UKUKP19,688 per annum
National Library of Scotland

The National Library of Scotland in Edinburgh is one of Europe's
leading research libraries and the largest library in Scotland, with
world class collections, services and expertise.

As a member of the Conservation unit, you will assist the team in
the application of remedial treatment and protection measures to the
most important parts of the Library's collection.  Both traditional
and modern conservation techniques are used.

The post-holder will work towards PACR (Professional Accreditation
of Conservators-Restorers) accreditation.  Professional development,
including supervisory training, will be provided with support from a
mentor and will be directed through a personal development plan.
Following achievement of PACR and a minimum of four years' service,
the post-holder will progress to Conservator Band 5 (UKUKP18,183 -

You must be enthusiastic and have excellent communication and
problem-solving skills.  You must be able to work well on your own
and as part of a team.  You will possess a degree in a relevant
discipline, or knowledge from relevant experience.

For a recruitment pack and job description, please e-mail job<-a t->nls< . >uk
or telephone the Human Resources Division on +44 131 226 4531.
Details are also available at <URL:>

The closing date for applications is Monday 14 March 2005.

An Equal Opportunities Employer.

Mr R Jackson
Preservation and Conservation Manager
National Library of Scotland
George IV Bridge
Edinburgh EH1 1EW
r.jackson<-a t->nls< . >uk
+44 131 226 4531 ext 2320

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