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Curatorial Assistant

Date Listed

January 22, 2024

What you’ll be doing | Te whakamahere

Waitangi Treaty Grounds is seeking a passionate Curatorial Assistant to join our team. In this exciting role, you’ll work closely with our curatorial team to manage and care for our collections, significant taonga, heritage buildings, and two museums – Te Kōngahu and Te Rau Aroha.

Your responsibilities will include assisting with the following:

• Care and management of museum collections,

• Assisting with visitor enquiries and access,

• Maintenance and refreshment of the permanent galleries and temporary exhibitions

• Providing support with the development and delivery of public programmes

What you’ll need to be successful | Ō Pūkenga

Our ideal candidate will be highly motivated and organised, with a can-do attitude and great attention to detail.

This full-time role is suited to someone committed to caring for collections and passionate about sharing the stories at New Zealand’s most important historic site.

Ideally, you will have a university degree or postgraduate qualification in Museum Studies or other relevant area of study and at least two years of relevant experience in a museum in a collections management or curatorial role.

What's next | Te ara ki tua

If all this sounds good and you think you might like to join the Waitangi whānau, we would love to hear from you!

Interested applicants, please apply HERE and upload your Cover Letter and CV by Monday 5th Feb

Work at Waitangi

Date Listed

June 7, 2023