This page lists current appointment vacancies in heritage conservation worldwide. Please click on the title of the vacancy to read the full text for each listing.

Enquiries about placing Appointments Vacant advertisements on the IIC web-site should be directed to the IIC Office.

Conservation Officer ChurchCare

Conservation Officer, Cathedral and Church Buildings Division (ChurchCare), Archbishops' Council

Salary: £34,509 rising to £37,763 upon successful completion of probationary period
Location: Church House, Westminster SW1P 3AZ
Contract Type: 4 months fixed-term contract, 21 hours per week

Application deadline: 
28 Oct 2016

Getty Conservation Institute Guest Scholar

The Getty Conservation Institute guest scholar program supports new ideas and perspectives in the field of conservation, with an emphasis on the visual arts (including sites, buildings, and objects) and the theoretical underpinnings of the field. The program provides an opportunity for senior professionals to contribute to the field of conservation by pursuing their research in a focused and interdisciplinary manner at the Getty Center in Los Angeles.

Applications for the 2017-2018 residency period are now available. The application deadline is November 1, 2016.

Application deadline: 
1 Nov 2016

Manager, Fine Arts, Furniture and Heritage Interiors

The Manager provides leadership for a program of expert services of international calibre in conservation treatment and conservation methods development, applied scientific research and collections preservation within heritage interiors. He/she disseminates research results through international peer-reviewed journals and presentations at international symposia.

Application deadline: 
2 Nov 2016

Loans and Display Conservator (Maternity Cover)

Paintings Conservation Studio, Windsor
UKP27,000-31,000 per annum, pro rata

About the role:
It's preserving some of the world's greatest paintings for millions to admire.

It's feeling inspired to deliver to the very highest standards. And it's the satisfaction of caring for and presenting one of the world's largest art collections. This is what makes working for Royal Collection Trust so different.

Application deadline: 
7 Nov 2016

Getty Conservation Institute's postdoctoral fellowship

The Getty Conservation Institute's (GCI) postdoctoral fellowship is a two-year program designed to provide recent PhDs in chemistry and the physical sciences with experience in conservation science. The 2017-2019 Postdoctoral Fellow will be an integral part of the GCI Science's Technical Studies research area, and as such will work closely with conservation and curatorial colleagues from across the Getty, gaining experience in cultural heritage research as conducted within a museum environment.

Application deadline: 
15 Nov 2016

Getty Graduate Internships

Getty Graduate Internships are offered in the four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation, as well as in Getty Publications—to students who intend to pursue careers in fields related to the visual arts. Training and work experience placements are available in areas such as curatorial, education, conservation, research, publications, information management, public programs, and grant making.

Application deadline: 
1 Dec 2016