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Internship at Trinity College, Dublin

From: Susie Bioletti <bioletts<-at->
Date: Friday, August 30, 2013
Internship in book or paper conservation
Trinity College Library, Dublin

Closing date: 27 September 2013

Fixed-term (9 months)

Stipend: Euro20,000 less deductions (tax and pension)
Starting: November 2013

The Heritage Council of Ireland and Trinity College Library are
pleased to offer a nine-month internship in book and paper
conservation. The internship will be based at Trinity College
Library and will begin in November 2013.

The successful candidate will work under the supervision of the
Library's Keeper of Preservation and Conservation and will be
involved in many aspects of the work carried out by the Department.
The internship will be based around the conservation of the
Library's special collections, as well as exhibitions preparation,
and housing projects. The programme will be determined according to
skills of the intern, and will either be based on book conservation
or paper conservation. The intern will be encouraged to carry out a
short research project, which will be determined once the internship
has begun.

Candidates should be recent graduates (within two years) of a
recognised book or paper conservation training program or have
equivalent experience. The applicant must be eligible to work in
Ireland, and should demonstrate an interest in conservation in

The deadline for applications is Friday 27 September 2013 and
interviews will be held from the 21, 2013 October. Candidates should
send a letter of interest, describing their conservation training
and practical experience and why they wish to take up this
internship. They should also confirm their eligibility to work in
Ireland, and describe their interest in conservation in Ireland and
Trinity College Library in particular. A curriculum vitae and two
references must be included in the application, which is to be
emailed to megawa<-at->tcd<.>ie

Susie Bioletti
Keeper of Preservation and Conservation
Trinity College Library
College St.
Dublin 2
+353 1 896 2203

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