Job opportunities (11.1.2022)


Director of Knowledge & Engagement

At a time of refreshed ambition and direction, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is looking for a new Director of Knowledge & Engagement to join its executive leadership team.

The Trust is an accredited museum, cares for and shares a Designated Collection with Shakespeare documents inscribed on the UNESCO International Memory of the World Register. The Trust is also one of Arts Council England's National Portfolio Organisations and is in the vanguard of delivering the Let's Create strategy, enabling it to focus more creatively on communities less engaged in arts, heritage, and culture.

Knowledge and engagement sit at the heart of the Trust's activity, and you will play a central role in leading the Trust across the fields of learning, collections, research and programming, ensuring that they are ambitious and impactful.

Visitor Experience Assistant

Wellcome is a politically and financially independent global charitable foundation, funded by a £29 billion investment portfolio. We support discovery research into life, health and wellbeing, and we're taking on the three worldwide health challenges: mental health, climate change and health, and infectious disease. These challenges need the bold science we support, but they won't be solved by science alone.

Wellcome Collection is a free museum and library that aims to challenge how we all think and feel about health. Through exhibitions, collections, live programming, digital, broadcast and publishing, we create opportunities for people to think deeply about the links between science, medicine, life and art.

Wellcome Collection is developing a new strategy this year that will set a course for a compelling future, making this an exciting time to join our team.

Fondation Beyeler: Assistant Curator 

The Fondation Beyeler is one of Switzerland's internationally renowned and most visited museums. Located in an idyllic park in Riehen near Basel, Renzo Piano's museum building is considered one of the most beautiful art houses in Europe, as it harmoniously combines nature, architecture and art. The Fondation Beyeler houses one of the world's best private collections and continuously presents high-quality exhibitions of modern and contemporary art. In accordance with the wishes of its founders, it is particularly committed to communicating art to the general public and to young people.

With immediate effect or by appointment, we are recruiting for the position of

Assistant Curator 80 - 100%

You will support the curatorial team and will be primarily involved in the preparation and realization of exhibitions. of exhibitions.

The Mosaic Rooms: Head of Communications 

Working closely with a small and dynamic team, you will help realise our strategic vision at this ambitious time in our organisation, raising the profile of The Mosaic Rooms. You will communicate The Mosaic Rooms values and multidisciplinary programme offer to existing and new audiences on a local, national and international level, as well as to key collaborators and funders. Your work incorporates the full range of communication channels from press, web, social media and print. You will begin straight away with our 2022 programme of three contemporary art exhibitions (soon to be announced) and a blended programme of in gallery and online events. 

 Curator of Art and Visual Culture

Would you like to work with a world-class collection of art and visual culture? Can you communicate the history of art and contemporary art to non-specialist audiences?

The Science Museum Group (SMG) has world-class collections in Art and Visual Culture. To support the exhibition programme and development of the Museum's Art Collection (based at the Science Museum in London), we are now seeking an experienced curator with a strong knowledge of art, visual culture and an understanding of how to engage audiences.

As Curator of Art and Visual Culture, you will advise on display and preservation of new and existing artworks, as well as guide art commissioning across all the museums in the Science Museum Group. You will also with colleagues across SMG to explore and catalogue our existing scientific and technological art collections, creating opportunities for new digital access. You will work alongside other specialist curators in the museum's team, fostering links with external stakeholders, including other museums, artists and makers, and industry. You will also develop strategies for embedding our fine and contemporary art collections in SMG's forward programmes of temporary exhibitions and permanent galleries and ensure a presence for them in SMG's social and broadcast media outputs.