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The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum is part of the Culture Coventry charitable trust. Occasionally we need to recruit new staff to the team, and we look for self-motivated and forward-thinking people. Even if you are based behind the scenes, you need to be comfortable working with or around visitors in an environment where creating the right atmosphere is everything. Everyone in the team plays an active part in delivering our fantastic attraction to visitors.

All of our vacancies can be found listed here when they arise, but if you can’t wait to get involved why not
click here to see our Volunteering Programme.

 

Coventry Archivist & Research Manager

Pay: £30,178 per annum

Job type: Permanent full time role

Working hours: 37 hours per week

Working pattern: 8:30 – 17:00 Mon – Thu, 8:30 – 16:30 Fri

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 the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, 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.

 

Closing date: Sunday 4 June

 

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Financial Administrator

Pay: £20,253 - £22,937 per annum dep on experience

Job type: Permanent full time role

Working hours: 37 hours per week

Working pattern: 8:30 – 17:00 Mon – Thu, 8:30 – 16:30 Fri

You will be part of a small team under the direction of our Financial Controller, effectively managing the day to day financial administration of the Trusts sales and purchase ledgers, involving credit control, invoice and purchase order creation, amongst other related financial activities.

 

Closing date: Monday 29 May

 

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Sessional Learning Assistants (Schools/Families)

Pay: £8.80 per hour

Job type: Casual Zero Hours Basis

Learning & Engagement is a central part of Culture Coventry’s main aims, to enable all our visitors to enjoy a stimulating and interactive approach to understanding our collections, and gain a full appreciation and enjoyment of Coventry’s rich history.

We are looking for more Sessional Learning Assistants to support our Learning Officers, to help deliver dynamic and innovative formal and informal learning programmes for our busy schools and families’ activity programme across our sites, at Coventry Transport Museum, The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum and the Lunt Roman Fort.

 

Closing date: Sunday 4 June

 

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Email info@theherbert.org or call us on 024 7623 7521.

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