Community Cataloguing Archivist

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Salary:£22,462.00 - £28,785.00 

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Fixed Term  

Location:Gloucestershire Archives, Clarence Row, Alvin Street, Gloucester - GL1 3DW 

Closing date:29 April 2018 at midnight 

Gloucestershire Archives is looking for an enthusiastic Archivist with excellent people skills to appraise, arrange and catalogue community archives as part of our ’ For the Record’ project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. 

In your role you will supervise and support volunteers and project groups with community archives activities. You will also help with day-to-day management of archive collections and other resources (whether hardcopy or digital formats) preserved by Gloucestershire Archives. You will provide rota’ed support to our Customer Services team and help to deliver the new Heritage Hub training programme.

This is a great opportunity to gain varied experience in a highly regarded accredited Archive Service.

This is a fixed term contract for 23 months.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Kate Maisey on 01452 425297.

Interview date: 9th May 2018.

Application Information


Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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