Book and Paper Conservator

University of Cambridge - University Library

Cambridge University Library is currently seeking a Book and Paper Conservator to join our established Conservation Department. Working in a team of conservators, within the conservation section, the successful applicant will be required to carry out conservation treatments on a wide range of library and archival materials which includes printed books, manuscripts, prints, drawings and photographs.

Hours of work will be 8.45 - 12.45pm and 2.00pm - 5.35pm (4.40pm on Fridays)

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Informal enquiries are welcomed by Jim Bloxam, Head of Conservation and Collection Care, on 01223 747410, e-mail:

The closing date for applications is Friday 19th January 2018

Interviews to be held on 25th or 26th January 2018.

Please quote reference VE13171 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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