Curator: Natural History
Salary Scale Pay Band 14 – £28,556 to £33,417\
Job Ref: MNH – 005511
Manx National Heritage is looking for a creative professional to look after our island’s Natural History collections. Apply now if you are passionate about encouraging a deeper understanding, appreciation and enjoyment of the natural world and putting audiences at the heart of everything we do.
Join the curatorial team at Manx National Heritage to manage and develop our diverse natural history collections and biological records which are an exceptional record of the Isle of Man’s distinct flora and fauna.
You will be responsible for ensuring best practise in collections care, documentation, research and interpretation.
An expert in your field of collections-based science you will demonstrate a high level of scholarship and creative ability to engage audiences.
While the natural history collections are based in Douglas – Isle of Man – you will be expected to lead on natural science provision at all MNH sites, where appropriate, as well as working with island partners to raise awareness of the island’s biodiversity.
Manx National Heritage is a diverse organisation with wide-ranging responsibilities and is committed to providing a professional, inclusive and socially engaging heritage service for the Isle of Man.
Further details of the post can be obtained from Kirsty Neate on Tel: 01624 648024.
Knowledge, Training & experience required for the post:
Graduate level qualification in natural sciences or a related subject – Essential
Postgraduate qualification in a relevant biological discipline or museum /heritage studies – Desirable
A driving licence is essential.
How to Apply
For further information about the vacancy contact Kirsty Neate, Head of Professional Services – Manx National Heritage, on 01624 648024.
To apply online please visit https://www.jobtrain.co.uk/iomgovjobs/displayjob.aspx?jobid=5582 or to obtain an application form and job description contact Mr George Corrin, Recruitment Officer, Office of Human Resources, on 01624 685274 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications is Friday 14th July 2017.
Interview expenses will be met for this role; however a relocation package is not available.