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Paper Conservator

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Opportunity type:Fixed-term, Full-time 

Working hours:36 hours per week 

Salary:£33,106 per annum 


Closing date:04 July 2021 at midnight 

Tate is looking for an experienced Paper Conservator to join the vibrant Paper and Photographs Conservation team, to work on Tate’s diverse historic, modern and contemporary collection. The role is focused on the Storage and Operations Project; optimising storage, and access to works of art.

Day-to-day, you will be assessing, surveying, documenting and treating works of art on paper and photographs for storage and access. You’ll work closely with the project senior conservation technician, paper and photographs advising on storage, mounting, framing and packing. We are looking for someone with a professional qualification in the conservation of art on paper and demonstrable practical experience treating a broad range of artworks, who enjoys being creative, pragmatic, testing out new ideas, providing solutions and collaborating with colleagues.

For this exciting opportunity, effective communication is essential, as well as excellent planning and time management.

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