Lecturer in Art History (Museum and Gallery Studies) Fife, Scotland, UK
Ref: AC2041AC
School of Art History,
University of St Andrews
Salary: £39,324-£48,327 per annum, Start: As soon as possible
We wish to appoint a Lecturer in Museum and Gallery Studies within the School of Art History. You will be a scholar with a growing international research reputation in museology or a related field and a commitment to delivering high quality teaching within the broad field of museum and gallery studies. The successful candidate will be expected to have a range of interests, to be active in research publication that strengthens or complements those in the School and to be capable of teaching the subject to taught postgraduate students from a wide range of backgrounds.
Candidates should hold a PhD in a cognate discipline. Excellent teaching skills and an interest in promoting knowledge exchange are essential. You should also have some familiarity with grant seeking processes in relation to research councils and other sources.
Informal enquiries can be directed to the Head of the School of Art history, Dr Julian Luxford (jml5@st-andrews.ac.uk )
We encourage applicants to apply online here, however if you are unable to do this, please call +44 (0)1334 462571 for a paper application form.
For all applications, please quote ref: AC2041AC
Closing Date: 24 April 2017.
The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland, No: SC013532
The University of St Andrews is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all, which is further demonstrated through its working on the Gender and Race Equality Charters and being awarded the Athena SWAN award for women in science, HR Excellence in Research Award and the LGBT Charter; http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/hr/edi/diversityawards/.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted March 24th

Archive & Research Centre Manager Coventry, West Midlands, UK
Culture Coventry
Salary £25, 440 - £30,178 per annum, dep on experience
Closes 13 Apr 2017
Culture Coventry are looking for a highly motivated archivist, capable of developing Coventry’s archive services into a user focused facility that is engaging to our local communities. You will be passionate about opening archives in new and interesting ways, with an understanding of sustainability strategies for the future of archive services.
Coventry Archives & Research Centre (CARC) is uniquely placed within a busy cultural destination with an exciting five year plan for growth, through innovative audience engagement. You will be part of a highly creative team working together to create large scale public programming of which the archives will have a role in delivering.
This role is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced archivist to lead the CARC team through a development phase that will focus on promoting the services and providing greater access and engagement for all public users. Whilst ensuring that the CARC maintains its status as an approved Place of Deposit for public records and achieves the UK Archive Service Accreditation standard.
Full posting here.
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Chief Curator Toronto, ON
Gardiner Museum
Salary $80,000.00 to $100,000.00 annually for 37.5 hours per week
Full time
Start date 2017-07-05
Job no. 604654
Education: Earned doctorate degree or equivalent experience
Experience: 5 years or more
Budgetary Responsibility: $500,001 - $1,500,000
Additional Skills: Recruit, train and supervise staff
Specific Skills: Prepare budgets and monitor revenues and expenses; Perform duties of a librarian, archivist or curator; Develop and administer policies and programs; Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations
Transportation/Travel Information:
Willing to travel; Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel overnight; Travel expenses paid by employer; Willing to travel internationally; Public transportation is available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Attention to detail; Sitting; Large workload; Tight deadlines
Ability to Supervise:
Committees; Contractors; 5-10 people
Work Location Information:
Staff accommodation available; Staff accommodation provided
How to Apply:
By e-mail:
Full job posting here.
Closing Date: 2017-04-12.
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Executive Director Saskatoon, SK
Children's Discovery Museum
Employment Terms:Full Time
Education:University Bachelor's Degree
Experience: 3-5 Years
Apply By: 30-Mar-2017
You report to the Board of Directors and lead the organization according to the strategic direction set by the Board. You oversee general operations, administration, facilities, staffing and volunteerism, development, programming and exhibits. You see how the CDM will be an integral part of Saskatoon's cultural fabric.
Adept at leading people and managing multiple priorities, you model the CDM's values and ensure that the organizations programs and services contribute to the mission of the organization and reflect the Boards priorities. Your focus is on ensuring your team provides an inviting, inclusive and fun environment for all visitors and guests.
Skilled at financial management, you develop an operational plan, oversee preparation of the annual budget, report monthly on variances, and are always looking for ways to increase revenues and maintain expenses, while providing a great experience for children and their families.
You foster effective working relationships between the Board and the staff and volunteers. You are comfortable working with a volunteer Board of Directors, and preparing meeting agendas and supporting materials. You continually scan the environment and identify, assess and inform the Board of Directors on internal and external issues that may impact the organization.
Your strong communication skills allow you to present and engage with external stakeholders, act as a spokesperson for the organization, and enhance the organizations community profile. These skills are particularly relevant as you work to raise awareness and secure support for the organizations capital campaign.
Equipped with knowledge of leadership and management principles as they relate to non-profit and volunteer organizations, a related undergraduate degree, and over five years of experience at the senior or executive management level, you are ready to make your mark on this exciting adventure.
How to Apply?: Please forward you resume and cover letter to: office@apexconsultants.ca.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted March 18th

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Project Conservator Inverness, Scotland
ref HLH/1703/11
Highland Archive Centre, Bught Road, Inverness
Salary: £22,295 - £25,116 35 hours per week, (12 months)
High Life Highland is seeking an experienced Conservator to undertake practical preservation and conservation work on materials including paper & parchment documents, books & maps. This is an exciting opportunity for a Project Conservator to be employed on a full-time basis in the Highland Archive Services Conservation Studio in Inverness. The post holder will support the Senior Conservator on a variety of current and upcoming projects. The ability to prioritise tasks, meet tight deadlines and to work on own initiative is essential.
Consideration may be given to applicants who are interested in working on a part time basis.
For more details about the post please contact Richard Aitken, Senior Conservator on 01463 256438 or richard.aitken@highlifehighland.com
To apply, please follow this link.
Use the job description & person specification to apply using Application Form A
Closing date: 7th April
Interview date: 4th May
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Director Glasgow, UK
The Hunterian
University of Glasgow
Deadline: 24 March.
The Director of The Hunterian is responsible for establishing and implementing The Hunterian's strategy, for leading and motivating staff to deliver excellent outcomes, for managing The Hunterian's human, physical and financial resources to best effect, and for maximising the impact The Hunterian has on students, on staff and on the wider community.
Full posting here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted March 6th

Director – National Gallery of Ireland Dublin, Ireland
The National Gallery of Ireland (NGI) first opened its doors in 1864, and now houses 16,300 works of art largely representing the development of the major European schools of painting. Today, its mission is to care for, interpret, develop and showcase art in a way that makes it an exciting place to encounter art.
The Gallery has been extended over the years to house the collection and June 2017 will see the reopening of the historic Dargan and Milltown wings. As part of its Master Development Plan (MDP) funded by the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, the Office of Public Works and the Gallery, the extensive, three year refurbishment programme has created a beautiful internal courtyard and the Gallery is now equipped with a high-tech infrastructure to care for the collection. There will be further developments under the MDP including state-of-the-art education, conservation, library and archive facilities at the Gallery.
The Director’s role is to support the Board of Governors and Guardians to drive forward the mission and vision as articulated in its strategic plan 2016-2018; to bring creativity and an international credibility in the arts; to lead the Management Teams in the execution of the strategy and to add value to the development of the vision and strategy for the Gallery. The key responsibilities of the role are: to lead the Management Teams for the growth and development of the entire team at the NGI, to build significant, long-term relationships with external strategic partners, and to share a duty-of-care for the collection as the leader of one of Ireland’s National Cultural Institutions.
The ideal candidate will:
have excellent organisational and people leadership credentials,
have a credibility in the arts that enhances the international standing of the NGI;
demonstrate a track record in fundraising;
be a skilled relationship builder
have experience working with a range of stakeholders enabling the delivery of the strategic direction of the Gallery.
This is a unique role in the cultural life of the nation and will afford many exciting opportunities for the successful candidate to lead the NGI through the next stage of its development and enhance the position of the Gallery at home and internationally.
For further information and details on how to make an application please see the information booklet at www.nationalgallery.ie
Applicants should send a CV and personal statement outlining their fit for the role by email via this online form, on or before 17 March 2017. It is anticipated that interviews will be scheduled for Wednesday 29 March 2017.
For a confidential discussion and to answer any queries, please contact Ellen Roche at 01-7926703 or Michele Stokes at 01-792 5538.
The National Gallery of Ireland is a body under the aegis of the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural & Gaeltacht Affairs.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted March 1st

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Interpretive Centre and Museum Coordinator
Wynyard, SK
Apply By: 31-Mar-2017
The Town of Wynyard Recreation Department is accepting applications for the Interpretive Centre/Museum Coordinator. The successful candidate must be an outgoing individual who is knowledgeable about the local Wynyard area, the Quill Lakes and native wildlife. Duties include engaging visitors, performing educational tours and promoting tourism in the region.
Anticipated Start/End Date: May August 2017
Hours per week: 30-40
Application Closing Date: March 31, 2017
Additional Skills:
Ability to work independently as well as a part of a team
Ability to maintain effective working relationships and demonstrate strong communication
Strong leadership and problem solving skills
To Apply: Qualified applicants can send a resume to the Director of Leisure Services at recreation.wynyard@sasktel.net or by mail to Town of Wynyard, Box 734, Wynyard, SK, S0A 4T0. If you require further information call the Director of Leisure Services at 306-554-3661.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted March 1st

Marketing Manager - Events London, UK
The Royal Academy of Arts (RA)
Public Engagement Department
Up to £30,000, plus annual staff incentive scheme and stakeholder pension
Based in Blackfriars until autumn 2017 and in Piccadilly thereafter
About the Royal Academy of Arts:
The Royal Academy of Arts (RA) is one of the UK’s foremost arts institutions. We are best known for our programme of world-class exhibitions including Ai Weiwei, Abstract Expressionism and the current blockbusters Revolution: Russian art 1917-1932 and America after the Fall: Painting in the 1930s. It is a particularly exciting time in our history. An ambitious ‘Masterplan’ by David Chipperfield RA is underway, redeveloping our 2.5 acre campus in Mayfair in time for our 250th anniversary in 2018. The works will unite our two buildings, providing refurbished galleries, a state-of-the-art auditorium and a dedicated Collections gallery.
We are an innovative and forward-looking organisation, yet we’re also immensely proud and respectful of our two and a half centuries of heritage. Our mission is to be a clear, strong voice for art and artists and we are leaders in the exhibition, creation and debate of the visual arts.
About this position:
As part of our Strategic Plan there is an increased focus on our diverse events programme which includes a range of courses, classes, lectures, Lates, family events, teacher sessions and a major 9-day festival in 2018 for our 250th anniversary. These have ambitious targets with regards to income generation and audience development. This role is responsible in generating and implementing marketing campaigns that will deliver a step-change in growing our reputation as a place of cultural debate in London, attract and retain audiences, and meet sales targets.
Full posting here.
Closes 15 Mar 2017
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted March 1st

Assistant Director – Operations Northern Ireland
National Trust
We are looking for an exceptional senior leader with a firm operational grip. Your experience will include working across a multi-site operation in a complex organization.
What it's like to work here:
This is a hugely exciting time for the National Trust in Northern Ireland. Our new strategy has kindled a passion amongst all our people, with its focus on caring for our places, improving nature and providing uplifting experiences. With 77,000 members supporting our charitable work across 46sq miles of countryside and over 2.5 million people visiting our sites, there are exciting opportunities to grow our work in every respect.
This role is based at Regional Office at Rowallane, Saintfield. You will be required to travel across Northern Ireland and to attend meeting in England and Wales.
Full posting here.
Closes 15 Mar 2017
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Museum Director Aylesbury, UK
Bucks County Museum Trust
This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced Museum Director or Senior Curator at an exciting time replacing the outgoing Director who will be retiring in June. The Trust has recently submitted a major Lottery bid and an application for National Portfolio Organisation status and plans new build and complete redisplay and enhancement of core facilities. Managerial responsibility will be for a staff of 25 people and overall financial management of the Museum currently with a turnover of £800,000 a year.
Considerable emphasis will be placed on the leadership, commercial development, financial management and communications skills of potential candidates as well as their track record in operational management, fund raising, understanding of good governance and successful collaboration with a Board of Trustees or similar. Due to the ambitious plans, already in hand for the Museum’s development, this is both a demanding and at the same time very attractive opportunity. Applications close 15 March. Full information: Museum Director - Bucks County Museum Trust
Email applications to The Museum Director: Rdepeyer@buckscountymuseum.org or mail to: The Museum Director, Bucks County Museum, 9 Church Street, Aylesbury, Bucks., HP20 2QP.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted March 1st

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Community Program And Outreach Coordinator Kronau, SK, Canada
The Kronau Heritage Museum seeks a Community Program and Outreach Coordinator for Summer Student employment commencing May 17th.
Duties include:
a. To oversee the development and implementation of an age specific summer cultural childrens programs for the children of Kronau and surrounding area based on the exhibits and displays of the Kronau Heritage Museum. This will be 2 one-week programs with different course content each time.
b. To present an outline of program content and relevant supplies required to a member of the Museums Human Resource committee for approval before the program is promoted and/or delivered.
c. To purchase supplies as required based on budget and provide receipts for purchases.
d. Provide the programs at the Museum, with a one week program delivered in July and a one week program delivered in August.
e. To provide the Kronau Heritage Museum with parent/children contact lists and photographs/images and completed photo release forms to help promote the program to the community, donors and sponsors.
f. To ensure that the program area is set up before the program begins and that the space and surrounding areas of the museum grounds are cleaned and all supplies/equipment put away at the conclusion of the program.
g. To create an inventory of supplies and equipment remaining at the end of the program.
h. To assist with the development of age appropriate activities for children and adults during the Museums Simple Fun Family Festival.
i. To deliver the Museum in A Suitcase, to schools, special care and seniors homes in the surrounding area during the period of this contract.
j. To ensure that the Museum, its artifacts, displays and assets are protected from damage and to set up/tear down the program area
- Candidates will be full time post-secondary students.
- Candidates must have a valid drivers license and access to a vehicle
Full posting here.
Apply By: 09-Apr-2017
How to Apply? Applicants should mail a cover letter, copy of transcript and resume/CV (including three references) to: Kronau Heritage Museum Hiring Committee c/o Box 1 Kronau, SK S0G 2T0 Email: kronau.museum@gmail.com.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted February 11th