Client Project Manager York, UK
National Railway Museum
Salary £30,000 per annum
Closes: 08 May 2017
At The Science Museum Group we pride ourselves in being open to all, is this a collective you could see yourself being part of?
Joining this group of world-leading museums, The National Railway Museum in York is looking to appoint a Client Project Manager to work on the development of its interactive galleries.
An integral role within the Masterplan team, you will work to ensure the delivery of new object-rich galleries, public realm and interactive spaces as well as on interior fit out projects. With your keen eye for design and cultural heritage you will coordinate the internal project team and stakeholders across the museum, working independently in identifying key issues and driving activities to a successful and timely conclusion.
Full posting here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted April 13th

Keeper of World Cultures Edinburgh, Scotland
National Museums Scotland
Closes 08 May 2017
National Museums now seeks exceptional candidates for the role of Keeper of World Cultures. Reporting to the Director of Collections, the successful candidate will lead and manage the development, organisation, preservation and access to the collections in support of the overall strategy and objectives of the organisation. Specifically, s/he will oversee the completion of two new galleries, review and take forward the Department’s exhibitions and collections development, and help deliver the vision for the National Museums Collection Centre.
The appointed candidate will determine, manage and participate in research activity in areas relevant to the department’s collections and activities, nationally and internationally. Candidates will have proven experience at a senior level in a relevant museum or similar environment and bring strong leadership and management ability. A track record of publication and dissemination of research will be essential, as will the ability to manage collaborative projects with a range of internal and external stakeholders. Good candidates will also bring excellent communication, problem solving and strategic skills.
Full posting here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted April 13th

Marie Curie Fellowships Bristol, UK
The School of Arts at the University of Bristol (Archaeology & Anthropology, Film, Music, Philosophy & Theatre) welcomes Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship enquiries.
The fourth call under Horizon 2020 is now open. European Commission application deadline: 14th September 2017
Scheme details
All research areas are eligible. Applicants must either have a PhD at the time of the call deadline or at least 4 years full-time research experience (inclusive of PhD). The mobility rules require that the researcher has not resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc) in the country of their host organisation for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the reference date (exceptions to this apply under the career restart and reintegration panels).
We will support all applicants hosted at Bristol. Please direct enquiries to Angela Piccini, School of Arts Research Director (sart-dhr@bristol.ac.uk) in the first instance.
Details of the call are available here.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted April 13th

Teaching Fellow in Heritage and Museum Studies London, UK.
Ref:1616705
UCL Department / Division: UCL Institute of Archaeology
Grade: 7
Hours: Full Time
Salary (inclusive of London allowance): £37,936 - £41,163 per annum
Duties and Responsibilities:
The UCL Institute of Archaeology is seeking to appoint a full-time Teaching Fellow in Heritage and Museum Studies. The post is funded until 31 December 2019 in the first instance. The Teaching Fellow will work closely alongside the MA in Cultural Heritage Studies Coordinator, MA in Museum Studies Coordinator, and other Heritage Section staff in assisting with teaching core and option courses to postgraduate students and contributing more generally to the organisation of teaching in the Institute of Archaeology at UCL as required. This will include lecturing, designing and running taught practicals, supervising dissertation training and research, marking assignments, organising and leading taught field visits, and assisting in the recruitment and the content and monitoring of the placements as required.
Key Requirements:
We are seeking an individual with a PhD in archaeology, anthropology, cultural heritage studies, museum studies, or related field, with a specific focus on heritage or museums, along with teaching experience at Masters level. Candidates will have professional experience in the heritage and/or museum sector, in the UK or abroad. Although not essential, it would be an advantage for candidates to have demonstrable experience of producing publications or other research outputs as research led teaching is a key requirement for this role.
Further Details:
The Job Description, Person Specification and Online Application Form can be accessed by following this link http://tinyurl.com/md7ox67
Informal enquiries about the post may be addressed to Professor Rodney Harrison at r.harrison@ucl.ac.uk. Queries regarding the application process should be sent to Louisa Goldsmith at l.goldsmith@ucl.ac.uk.
Closing Date for applications: 23 Apr 2017, Interview date: TBC.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted April 2nd

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Museum Curator Nipissing , ON, Canada
The Corporation of the Township of Nipissing
Salary$19.52 hourly for 32.5 hours per week
Seasonal Part-Time
Start date 2017-06-07
Job requirements:
Languages: English
Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
Curator Specific Skills: Research origins and history of artifacts; Develop storyline and theme of displays and exhibitions; Co-ordinate the storage of collections and setting-up of displays and exhibitions
Experience: Experience an asset
Conservator Specific Skills: Restore and conserve museum and gallery artifacts; Provide advice on display and storage of artifacts to insure proper maintenance and preservation; Research new conservation and restoration techniques
Work Setting: Museum
Transportation/Travel Information: Own transportation; Valid driver's licence
Ability to Supervise: 1 to 2 people
Work Location Information: Rural area
Personal Suitability: Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Reliability
How to Apply:
By e-mail: admin@nipissingtownship.com
By fax: 705-724-5385
By mail:
45 Beatty Street
Nipissing, ON P0H 1W0
In person: Between 01/04/17 8:30 AM and 01/04/17 4:30 PM:
45 Beatty Street
Nipissing, ON P0H 1W0
Closes: 2017-04-20
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted April 2nd


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Museum Interpreter
Morden , MB, Canada
Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre
Salary: $15.00 hourly for 20 hours per week
Permanent Part-Time
Start date As soon as possible
Employment conditions: Flexible Hours
Job requirements:
Languages: English
Education: Bachelor's degree
Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
Business Equipment and Computer Applications: MS Office
Additional Skills: Operate audio-visual equipment; Prepare reports
Assist with the planning and development of travelling exhibitions and special events
Security and Safety: Criminal record check
Transportation/Travel Information: Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Work Location Information: Rural area; Relocation costs not covered by employer
Technical Experience: Interpretation/guiding
Personal Suitability: Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Dependability; Organized
How to Apply:
By e-mail:
info@discoverfossils.com
Closes: 2017-04-19
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted April 2nd

Learning and Participation Manager York, UK
National Railway Museum – York
Salary £28,000 p.a.
Closes 20 Apr 2017
Full time
Can you Think Big??
Here at The National Railway Museum in York we are looking for a creative Learning and Participation Manager to join our Masterplan team on an initial 12 month contract.
We have set ourselves an ambitious challenge, planning to spend GBP 20million on our Masterplan. This will see the museum move through a series of exciting transformations in the form of new projects that will showcase our world class collection, celebrate engineering excellence and reveal the impact of railways on our lives, truly sharing authentic stories with every visitor.
Taking the lead in participation projects with our audiences, we need a real strategic thinker who can support the development of new galleries, exhibitions and programmes. Conducting and using audience research will be critical in creating experiences which inspire engagement with STEM - revealing wonder to all.
Working with the wider projects, curatorial, interpretations, and visitor experience teams you will apply learning theories and research strategies to assist with the design and theming of our new permanent galleries. You will not be shy to work collaboratively, sharing your knowledge and best practice in learning across teams whilst working to create and develop activity plans and learning programmes for a diverse audience.
You will also be a strong communicator, able to build both internal and external stakeholder relationships, work with local and regional organisations and ensure rail industry partnerships are formed, bringing added value to the project.
In return we can offer you a competitive salary and benefits package, if you want to know more then please give us a call - we love to talk.
If we have ignited your curiosity then apply now to come and join us inspire futures through Science!
For further details visit our website.
Please quote Global Museum Jobs in your application. Posted April 2nd

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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
Details:
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