Vacancy for Interim Assistant Archivist at the Natural History Museum
Deadline for applications: 9am Monday 29 October
6 month fixed term, part-time (14.40 hours per week)
Salary: £12,440 per annum plus benefits
Location: South Kensington, London
The Natural History Museum is one of the world’s leading museums, internationally recognised for its dual role as a centre of excellence in scientific research and as a leader in the presentation of natural history through exhibitions, public programmes, publications and the web.
The purpose of the post is to ensure continuity of the Museum Archives services during the maternity leave of the Assistant Archivist. The role will involve assisting with the management and development of the Natural History Museum Archives, including providing an Archives Service for Museum staff and external visitors and promoting the use of Archives resources for research, publishing and outreach. The post-holder will work closely with colleagues within Library and Archives in the development of services for internal and external uses; and also with the Museum Information Management Team. This is a part time role for 6 months and tasks and responsibilities will be assigned according to the hours of work and working pattern.
To apply for the role, please visit the Natural History Museum website for further information including a full job description and access to the on-line application system https://careers.nhm.ac.uk/templates/CIPHR/jobdetail_1584.aspx
Individual cover letters and CVs submitted outside of the on-line application system will not be considered.
Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 29 October 2018, and interviews are expected to take place on Thursday 8 November 2018.
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