Current vacancies: Curatorial Assistant

Curatorial Assistant

22.5 hours 

£18,000 p.a. (pro rata)

An exciting opportunity has arisen at The Burton at Bideford (The Burton Art Gallery & Museum) for a new Curatorial Assistant. The successful candidate will support all aspects of work relating to the management of the collections and the delivery of public exhibitions. The successful applicant will be joining the organisation at a significant time as the Burton becomes a National Portfolio Organisation in 2018 funded by Arts Council England.

We are looking for someone with at least an A-Level or equivalent in an arts or heritage-related subject who can show a demonstrable interest in art and/or history and visiting galleries and museums. The successful candidate will have sound experience of working or volunteering in the public environment and in project work. Actual experience of working in an arts and/or heritage setting although not essential would be considered desirable.

We need a good communicator who has an ability to be part of a team as well as work under their own initiative who is methodical and has an attention to detail.

For more information about this post or to apply with a CV and covering letter, please contact the or telephone 01237 471455


Closing date for applications: 23rd March 2018

Interviews will take place at the Burton at Bideford on 28th March 2018