Cataloguing Archivist

University College London - Division of Medicine

Full Time :

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 6. The salary range will be £27,545 - £29,032 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

The Middlesex Hospital was founded in 1745 and closed in 2005. It has a large, partially catalogued archive of material and requires some conservation. You will work as part of the Arts and Heritage team to complete the catalogue the archives of The Middlesex Hospital and its medical school. The archives comprise corporate and clinical records, which date from 1747-c.2005. Part of the role includes collecting oral histories from members of staff, both past and present, as an ongoing oral history project will form part of the arts and heritage collections. As well as this you will promote the newly catalogued archives within a wider community so should expect to take part in public engagement work.

This is an exciting opportunity to complete catalogue the archives of one of London’s most famous hospitals.

This post is funded 2 years in the first instance.

Applicants must hold a Post qualification experience in cataloguing and have knowledge of Isad (g). The ability to set and keep to cataloguing targets is essential and a postgraduate qualification in archives administration is desirable.

UCL vacancy reference : 1587667.     

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below. For an informal discussion please contact Ms Annie Lindsay ( For any questions regarding this advert or the recruitment process please contact Aisha Carroll ( ).

Closing Date: 4 November 2016

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: TBC.

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

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