Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums

Tyne and Wear

Keeper of Art (Art Galleries)



Full time

£29,577 - £32,910 per annum

This post offers an exciting opportunity for a creative, motivated art specialist to join the art team at Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums.

We are seeking a Keeper of Art who under the direction of the Chief Curator will work with the art galleries designated collections and deliver the exhibition programme. The post holder will be mainly based at the Laing Art Gallery but will also work between the two other galleries.

Tyne & Wear archives and Museums is a major museum service managing nine museums across the North East which include the three Art Galleries; Laing, Shipley and Hatton Gallery managed on behalf of Newcastle City Council, Gateshead Council and Newcastle University. Each Gallery is home to a unique and outstanding collection showcasing high quality exhibitions and displays.

A degree or equivalent qualification or experience in art/history of art and experience of working with collections including documentation, interpretation and exhibition organisation are essential. Experience of managing staff and volunteers is also required.

Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk, select 'Apply Now' and complete our online application form.


Closing date:

13 May 2021

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