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Assistant Curator, Schools and Teachers

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Opportunity type:Permanent, Full-time 

Working hours:36 hours per week 

Salary:£25,774 per annum 

Location:Tate Britain & Tate Modern 

Closing date:06 May 2019 at midnight 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic and creative Learning team whose vision is to act as a champion for art in society. The Schools and Teachers team is looking for a full time Assistant Curator, Schools and Teachers who is invested in making positive difference with and for all young people, with a drive to work in one of the world’s leading gallery institutions.

In this role you will have the opportunity to assist with the curation of an extensive, artist-led programme of activity for teachers and students at both Tate Modern and Tate Britain. You will support the planning, development and delivery of the programme and be responsible for logistically producing activity on time and to a high quality. Working collaboratively with the Convenor, Curator and the team, you will support artists and external organisations to create learning opportunities for young people and their teachers.

You can also expect to work with curators, artists, creatives and academics along with a diverse range of schools, including mainstream primary and secondary, Special Educational Needs and Disability provisions and Pupil Referral Units. You will be joining a large team with a similar drive to make a positive difference by enabling young people and teachers to learn about themselves and others through being with art.

Tate aims to attract and retain talented people from all backgrounds. We particularly encourage applications from black, ethnic minority, and disabled applicants as these groups are currently underrepresented in the cultural sector.

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The closing date for the submission of completed application forms is Monday 6 May at midnight.

Interviews will be held Friday 17th May and Wednesday 22nd May.

Our jobs are like our galleries, open to all

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Application Information

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