Job Opportunity: Lakeland Arts

John Ellerman Curatorial and Programme Assistant
Salary: £20,000 pro rata. Fixed term for 3 years
Location: Kendal, Cumbria
Hours: Part time, (3 days / 22.5 hours / 0.6 FTE)
Closing date: Monday 29th July 2019

Introduction

Are you an aspiring curator, keen to gain a good grounding in collections and exhibition administration and research? This is an exciting opportunity for an aspiring Collections Manager to gain skills during a major redevelopment at Abbot Hall Art Gallery and the Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry.

You’ll assist the Curatorial team at Lakeland Arts in the administration of internal long-term loans and external national and international loans. Working closely with the Exhibitions and Collections Technical Coordinator you will manage Lakeland Arts’ collections stores and logistics. You’ll also work with the Assistant Curator to lead a group of volunteers to improve collection documentation, and care for the collection. You’ll also get hands experience overseeing our libraries, archives and will have the opportunity to work in partnership with other organisations and researchers.

Lakeland Arts works to a model of Co-Production with both the Participation and Curatorial team working in partnership to produce high quality programming for a broad range of audiences.

For the full job description, click here.

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