The Wallace Collection

Current Vacancies

Head of Collections Services (Maternity cover)

Closing date for Applications: Sunday, July 10th, 2016

The museum is looking for an 11 month maternity cover for a Head of Collections Services vacancy. The Collections Services Department encompasses Documentation, Exhibitions, Picture Library, Photography, Library and Archive and is in turn part of the broader Collections Department of the Wallace Collection.

Overall Purpose and Role

To lead and manage the team responsible for the Wallace Collection’s library, archive, picture library, photography, documentation and exhibitions programme. To be specifically responsible for the development and delivery of the Wallace Collection’s programme of temporary exhibitions and for the monitoring and implementation of collections management standards across the museum.

Please see the full job description for details of the role responsibilities and person specification.

Remuneration and working hours

The salary for this post will be £35,350 per annum pro rata. In addition, the post-holder will receive 25 days paid annual leave pro rata, (plus 2.5 “privilege” days), membership of a “non-contributory” pension scheme and an interest free season ticket loan (after six months’ service).


Deadline for applications:        Sun 10 July 2016 (Midnight)

Interview:                              Thurs 21 July 2016


If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Required Documents
Full Job Description
Application Form
Equal Opportunities Form