Location:South Kensington, SW7 2RL
Salary:£21,866 - £25,455 per annum
Contract type:Contract C
Exhibition Research Assistant
Fixed term (September 2017 – March 2019)
The V&A is the world's leading museum of art, design and performance. We enrich people's lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world.
We are planning an exhibition on Iran for 2019. This will showcase objects from a private collection as well as from the V&A’s Iranian holdings. It will feature a diverse range of art media.
A practically minded scholar is required to assist in the development and delivery of the exhibition. You will have a good general knowledge of Middle Eastern history and culture, and working knowledge of Persian. You will have experience of researching for and delivering a temporary exhibition or display in addition to researching museum collections and the ability to carry out research independently.
Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 14th July 2017
Interviews will be held week commencing 31 July 2017
To apply and for a full job description, please visit the V&A recruitment webpage:
Museum Website: https://www.vam.ac.uk/info/jobs