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House Steward, Anglesey Abbey

Job Type: Full time (37.5 hrs pw)
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £18,731 pa

We have a unique opportunity for someone who is passionate about great conservation and sharing this with our supporters. As the House Steward, you'll play an important part of the house team. Variety is the order of the working day; you'll be involved in everything from general housekeeping and preparing the house for special events, and engaging our supporters with conservation everyday.

Application deadline: 
22 Jun 2017

Patrick Lindsay Conservation Fellows

Patrick Lindsay Conservation Fellow – to assist the present team of conservators responsible for the care of the collection.

£25,867 - £32,410
The National Gallery, which houses one of the finest collections of Western European paintings in the world, has a long established Conservation Department with an international reputation.

Application deadline: 
25 Jun 2017

Conservator - Objects, Medicine gallery

The Science Museum is seeking a highly skilled, friendly and enthusiastic Conservator to work on the major new permanent Medicine gallery.

Application deadline: 
25 Jun 2017

Associate Paintings Conservator

The Conservation Center in Chicago is searching for an Associate Paintings Conservator in effort to expand the company's Paintings Department. The ideal candidate must have the following: working knowledge of materials, techniques, and ethics of painting conservation; extremely fine manual skills; the ability to carry out treatments of minor to major complexity; sound judgment; the ability to meet scheduled deadlines; and the ability to work effectively with colleagues and clients as a positive and productive team member.

Application deadline: 
30 Jun 2017

ENAMEL 2018: 7th Experts' Meeting on Enamel on Metal Conservation - Call for Papers

Deadlines for submission of papers:
- Short abstract (200-300 words): July 15, 2017
- Accepted abstracts, extended version (1200-2000 words): September 30, 2017

Following the last meeting of the ENAMEL ICOM-CC network at the National Museum in Warsaw, Poland, we're heading south but still central! Invited by our founder, Gerhard Eggert, the 2018 meeting will take place at the State Academy of Art and Design Stuttgart, Germany.

7 Jun 2018 to 8 Jun 2018
Deadline: 
15 Jul 2017

Apprentice Bookbinder

Vacancy for a five-year apprenticeship in hand bookbinding, based in the Royal Bindery, Windsor Castle, UK. The position is open to applicants who have the right to work in the UK.

Apprentice Bookbinder
Royal Collection Trust
Windsor Castle, UK
£16,477.50 per annum plus benefits
Two-year fixed-term with potential for extension to a total of five years

Developing new skills to help preserve a traditional craft

Application deadline: 
18 Jun 2017

Workshop - Quantitative value assessment (QVA): ): A practical tool to quantify the distribution of value in cultural heritage

Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK-IRPA), Jubelpark 1, 1000 Brussels, Belgium
Workshop given by José Luiz Pedersoli Jr., Scientia Pro Cultura, Brazil

KIK-IRPA will be taking advantage of the rare fact that the teacher will be in Europe this summer! José Luiz Pedersoli Jr. is an international expert in the field of conservation of cultural heritage, with an emphasis on risk management, conservation science and value assessment.

3 Jul 2017 to 7 Jul 2017
Deadline: 
19 Jun 2017

Associate Professor in Archaeology, Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History,

Job description
The holder of the position is expected to initiate and lead research within the archaeology of Stone Age hunter-gatherers and the Early Neolithic, supervise PhD candidates, to participate in teaching, field courses and in exam setting and evaluation at all levels, and to carry out administrative duties in accordance with the needs of the Department.

Application deadline: 
1 Aug 2017

‘Re-theorising Heritage and Religion in East Asia,’ Association of Critical Heritage Studies 4th Biennial Conference

Call for Papers

Thanks to the establishment of world heritage system and the rise of global tourism, the discourse of heritage and religion have witnessed revival in recent decades. In countries such as China, Korea and Japan, both heritage and religion revived with the economic reform and have been used by the government as strategies to maintain social stability; and, both have become “commodities” people consume when they confront with identity crisis, and anxiety of loss due to the rapid transition of urban or rural environment in recent years.

1 Sep 2017 to 6 Sep 2017
Deadline: 
30 Sep 2017

Scenofest Talk & Workshop

OISTAT Scenofest is a festival which runs concurrently with the World Stage Design event taking place in Taipei, Taiwan 1-9 July 2017.

Heritage Theatre Machinery unexpected possibilities in contemporary productions

6 Jul 2017

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