Job Opportunity

Assistant Curator at: The Barber Institute of Fine Arts

Posted on Monday, 10th April 2017

We are looking for an enthusiastic and adaptable Assistant Curator to join our busy Collections and Exhibitions team. In a wide-ranging role, you will assist with the day-to-day practical management of the Barber Institute’s prestigious fine art collections and picture library, including object handling and research, and fielding collection-related enquiries and reproduction requests.

A degree with a strong History of Art component and experience of working in a museum or art gallery are essential, as are excellent organisational, communication and interpersonal skills. This post is particularly suitable for someone seeking to start or develop a career as a curator or collections manager.

Salary £18793 - £20147 per annum (potential progression in post to £22,046).

Application forms (returnable by 27th April 2017) and details from Human Resources, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT. Tel: 0121 415 9000 Please quote post number 30708.

More details can be found here.

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For further information: Robert Wenley: Tel: 0121 414 3371 Email:

Application deadline: 27.04.2017