Science Museum, South Kensington




£25,000 - £28,000 per annum + benefits

Contract type:

Contract Permanent


Full time



Associate Curator

We are seeking an Associate Curator of Exhibitions to join the Curatorial team to focus on the research and development of content for the Science Museum's temporary exhibition programme. Working with a Project Curator, you will develop inspiring stories to create object-rich and visitor-centred exhibition experiences that focus on the history of science. You'll identify opportunities for new acquisitions, ensure accurate documentation of objects and work with our Design and New Media teams to help create rich and immersive exhibitions.

Joining us, you’ll have good knowledge of science or the history of science. You will have experience delivering compelling and exciting content; with an ability to communicate ideas and issues around science for non-specialist audiences. You’ll have excellent interpersonal skills, with an understanding of best practice in museum collections and research.

You will be offered excellent benefits, including 25 days annual leave in addition to bank holidays, a contributory pension scheme, BUPA medical and dental care, an annual season ticket loan and numerous staff discounts whilst developing your career in a world class museum group.

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