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Subject: Position in central England

Position in central England

From: Ruth Bubb <ruth<-a>
Date: Monday, June 16, 2008
Assistant Conservator, Easel Paintings
independent studio, Central England

The studio has been established over 20 years and is listed on the
Conservation Register of the UK Institute of Conservation, (ICON).
The location is semi-rural in North Oxfordshire with good transport
links to major centres.  The studio offers museum standard
conservation to a client base of mainly institutions and private

The successful candidate will be actively involved in all aspects of
the practical conservation and restoration of easel paintings.
Additional responsibilities include documentation, organisation of
transport and stock control of materials.  For the right candidate
there will be opportunities to apply and extend an interest or
previous experience in the following fields:

    examination of paint cross-sections and pigment analysis by
    polarizing light microscopy

    electronic spreadsheets and databases for surveys

    photography and digital imaging

Qualifications: You should have a high level of practical skills and
experience of treating a wide range of paintings.  You should have a
recognised post-graduate qualification in the conservation of easel
paintings.  Ideally you should be PACR Accredited or working towards
Professional Accreditation.  The studio actively supports
application for Accreditation by its employees.  You must be an EU
National or in possession of a current permit to work in the UK.

Salary: A competitive salary will be offered based on qualifications
and experience. Applications for flexible or part time working would
be considered.

Application: Please submit a CV with a letter of application stating
your current salary to Ruth Bubb <ruth<-a t->ruthbubb< . >co< . >uk>

Closing Date: 14 July, 2008

                  Conservation DistList Instance 22:1
                   Distributed: Sunday, June 22, 2008
                        Message Id: cdl-22-1-016
Received on Monday, 16 June, 2008

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