Closing Date: 21 February 2018
Salary: £31,195 - £34,146 per year
Location: Callendar House, Callendar Park, Falkirk
Contract type: Permanent Full Time
We are looking for a dynamic and experienced Archivist to shape the future of Falkirk Archives ensuring an effective balance between public access, and selection, care and conservation of archival material. The Archives and Public Search Room are located in our flagship visitor attraction, Callendar House.
You will be an experienced archive professional who can demonstrate excellent inter-personal and business management skills and a thorough understanding of the key issues facing archive management today.
You will demonstrate a flexible approach and an ability to work as an enthusiastic and professional advocate for Falkirk Community Trust with a range of stakeholders and users. You will actively promote the Archives through the operation of the public search room, collaboration with the Culture and Libraries team in the development and delivery of outreach and learning programmes and by encouraging and selecting donations or deposits of records relating to the heritage of the local community.
The successful applicant will be employed by Falkirk Community Trust. The Trust is a charitable company set up by Falkirk Council to deliver culture, library, recreation and sport services on its behalf from 1st July 2011. You will receive a generous benefits package which includes free membership of our health and fitness services.
If you are the successful candidate for this post you will need a Disclosure Scotland check.
For more information and to apply online, please visit myjobscotland.