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Positions at National Museums Liverpool

From: James Best <<-a>
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2008
Conservators or Collections Management Assistants
National Museums Liverpool

National Museums Liverpool <URL:>
are looking for Conservators and/or Collections Management
Assistants to assist with the work of preparing objects for the
opening of our new Museum of Liverpool.

Textiles Conservator UKP18,287 or
Collections Management Assistant UKP14,577
Ref: 2008/116

Paper Conservator UKP18,287

Metals Conservator UKP18,287 or
Collections Management Assistant UKP14,577
Ref: 2008/118

Organics Conservator UKP18,287
Ref: 2008/119

Conservators, with a recognised Conservation qualification, or an
equivalent level of training will be relied upon to conserve and
mount exhibits. The ability to keep thorough written and
photographic records of conservation work will also be essential.
You may also be asked to give opinions and advice to other
conservation and curatorial staff on the display, handling,
cleaning, and transportation of items.

Collections Management Assistants, with skills or training relevant
to metalwork or textiles, will perform in a support capacity,
helping with trained conservators with recordkeeping, photography,
filing, packing and basic practical work. This experience would form
an ideal preparation if you are considering going on to study

All contracts are for three months: 2 January 2009 until 31 March

For more information and to apply please visit:


Closing Date: 12 noon, Thursday 27 November 2008.

National Museums Liverpool is committed to diversity and we
encourage applications from people currently under-represented in
the workplace. This includes people from black and minority ethnic
groups and people with disabilities.

James Best
Senior Human Resources Officer
National Museums Liverpool
Human Resources
127 Dale Street
Liverpool L2 2JH  United Kingdom
+44 151 478 4712
Fax: +44 151 478 4672

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