Department: Wellington College Community and Foundation
Reports to: Head of Wellington College Community and Foundation
Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 per annum FTE
Type of Contract: Fixed term for 12 months
Days/Hours per week: 25 – 35 (to be discussed at interview)
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 4th May 2016 at 5pm
Wellington College, one of the world’s leading co-educational day and boarding schools, are seeking to appoint a professional and experienced Archivist.
The College has a wonderful collection of artefacts and there has been much work done over the years to makes sure that we look after this historically important collection. We now wish to conduct a definitive review and audit of what we have and make recommendations on a number of issues including how we best look after them, how we might display them and how we partner with museums in order to show them off to their best.
The ideal candidate will be an experienced archivist used to dealing with large collections, has significant expertise of the Victorian period and ideally have a very good understanding of the military history of the Victorian era. The ideal candidate should be well connected with others working in the sector and have good links with all the relevant historical associations and museums.
In return we offer an attractive salary and benefits package which includes free lunch whilst at work and subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club.
For more information, please refer to the job description.
To apply for this vacancy, please download the non-teaching application form. Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to: Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; email@example.com
Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted.
The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.