• Deadline: Monday, December 18, 2023 - 00:00
    Employer: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
    Contract Duration: Temporary
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £24,385 - £27,000 pro rata

    The Gardens are in a period of change and have recently secured a Round 1 National Lottery Heritage Fund grant towards a £14m capital project. The project aims to restore the historic glasshouses, upgrade site infrastructure and displays and improve the visitor experience for all. The postholder will support the Director of Horticulture and Curation in managing the Living Collections plant records (currently held in a BG-Base data management system) which, will significantly improve day-to-day horticultural operation at BBG during the Development and Delivery phases of the project and...

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  • Deadline: Friday, December 22, 2023 - 00:00
    Employer: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
    Contract Duration: Until end of March 2026
    Contract Type: 21 hours per week
    Salary: £26,100 per annum pro-rata

    We are seeking to appoint a part-time Digitisation Curator for New Acquisitions. Reporting to the Digital Collections New Acquisitions Manager, the postholder will use their in-depth knowledge of herbarium collections and curation procedures to help develop the new workflow for the digitisation of incoming material. This role will be essential in ensuring procedures meet the curatorial statutory obligations and can be implemented smoothly into day-to-day curatorial activities by highlighting areas where workflows could be problematic, suggesting and testing improvements.

  • Deadline: Friday, January 5, 2024 - 00:00
    Employer: University of Cambridge Museums - Museum of Zoology
    Contract Duration: Temporary
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £10.42 per hour

    This is a unique opportunity to gain meaningful and valuable experience of the types of work activities that take place in a museum environment. This internship has been designed to give an individual the chance to try out areas of museum work, including public engagement, evaluation, collections management and learning in a museum environment. From this, the intern will be equipped with an understanding of what area of museum work they are most interested in.

    The internship will include:

    Research and development of a family trail for the Cambridge Festival themed around the...

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