Salary: circa £25,000 per annum depending on skills
Job reference: LAM107
Department: Library and Museum Services
Contract type: Full time
Closing date: 21 November 2012
Closing time: 5: 00pm
Interview date/time: 29 November 2012
Interview location: Central London

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) is looking for an energetic and creative museum professional to join our team as assistant curator. The post is an exciting opportunity to work with the RCP’s accredited museum collections with responsibility for preservation, documentation and development.

Based at the RCP’s Grade 1 listed headquarters in Regent’s Park, you will work with the curator to increase access to and awareness of the RCP’s outstanding collections and history, as well as developing and delivering our exhibitions and events programme. For further information visit

A team player, you combine museum cataloguing and collection management experience and have a recognised museum postgraduate qualification.

You are an excellent communicator and public speaker with proven project management skills, good levels of IT literacy and experience working to museum accreditation standards.

In return we offer excellent benefits including 27 day of annual leave, a first class pension scheme, free lunches, season ticket loan (after probation) and much more. In addition, you will be working in a friendly environment in an attractive location opposite Regent’s Park.

To informally discuss this position, please email Emma Shepley, curator: [email protected].

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