Current Jobs

A listing of all the current conservation jobs advertised through Icon

Current jobs

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Paper Conservation

NYU is seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor of Paper Conservation

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Conservation Scientist

English Heritage is seeking a Conservation Scientist

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Textile Treatment Conservator

Historic Royal Palaces are currently recruiting for a Textile Treatment Conservator to join their Conservation & Collections Care Department at Hampton Court Palace

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Conservator, Library and Archive

Oxford Conservation Consortium is seeking a Conservator

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Conservator (Historic Furniture and Decorative Arts Collection)

The Houses of Parliament Heritage Collections (Strategic Estates) team is currently seeking a Conservator for their Historic Furniture and Decorative Arts Collection


Paper Conservator

Plowden and Smith are currently seeking a Paper Conservator to join their team

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Book and Manuscript Conservator

The Cambridge Colleges' Conservation Consortium is currently looking for a Book and Manuscript Conservator to join their small team, working at their conservation studio at Corpus Christi College

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Suffolk County Council is currently looking for a Conservator to join their Archives Team


Volunteering Opportunities 

Cathedral and Church Buildings Department (Church of England) – Voluntary Specialist Committee Members

The Cathedral and Church Buildings Department (CCB) of the Church of England is seeking members for vacancies in its specialist conservation committees for Clocks, Paintings, Stained Glass and Sculpture & Furnishings. These committees are voluntary but offer excellent CPD and form a vital role in the work of the Church Buildings Council and Cathedrals Fabric Commission for England, supporting its advice and grant-giving. More information is available here.

Location: Remote, with occasional meetings in London or on site

Remuneration: Voluntary, with reasonable expenses paid for meetings and site visits

Closing date: 5th January 2024