Job Opportunity: Collections, Archives & Local Studies Officer, Tunbridge Wells

Reference No.3208 Interview date:01/02/2018 Job Description:

Employer: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
nClosing on: Sun 17/02/2019, 23:45 PM
nWorking Pattern: Full Time
nHours: 37 hours per week.
nSalary: £20,615 per annum


Tunbridge Wells Museum and Art Gallery is looking for a Collections, Archives and Local Studies Officer to join their collections team.


We are embarking on an exciting HLF and ACE funded redevelopment project which will take the museum service through a great period of transition.  The Collections, Archives and Local Studies Officer will play an important part in the delivery of our new integrated service. 


This is a new post and will provide the successful candidate the opportunity to shape the role, developing the archives and local studies collections in preparation for the opening of the Amelia in 2021.


We are looking for someone who has experience in collections documentation and registration in a museum, archive, and/or local studies environment.  You will have never met a spreadsheet you didn’t like.  You enjoy the challenge of finding solutions to complex problems and will frequently look for opportunities for improvement. You love to learn and   share your knowledge with others.


Additional benefits include 22 days annual leave (increasing to 27 days after 5 years Local Government service), membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme as well as invaluable training opportunities for continuing professional development.


For more information, visit their job advert page.

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