South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Collections Officer - Hall For Cornwall

We’re looking for a brilliant Collections Officer to help us reveal the history of our building and to record forever the fascinating stories of all those who have come here down the centuries.


Fixed term until 31 December 2020 Full time (37.5 hours a week) part time job shares and secondments and will be considered Transforming our Future On 2 June 2018, we closed to embark on the biggest transformation in our history – to ensure we can open up the power of performance to more people than ever and allow the next generation to flourish. We’re looking for a brilliant Collections Officer to help us reveal the history of our building and to record forever the fascinating stories of all those who have come here down the centuries. The person we’re looking for will have:
  • A passion for heritage - supported by a sound knowledge of archive collation and recording-keeping best practice
  • Experience of enthusing and directing a volunteer workforce
  • The ability to create engaging copy and resources to support story-telling and learning across all ages
  • Excel in values-led approach - passion, empathy, grit and gusto in everything you do

It would be great if you:

  • Understand the challenges of engaging and inspiring community groups
  • Love theatre and the creative arts.


What it’s like to work here...We are a small but ambitious team, pulling together to realise a state-of-the-art theatre for Cornwall Based in the heart of Truro, we work in a creative and collaborative environment


Please use the link to visit our website and download a job description and application form. Closing date: Sun 30 Jun at midnight Interviews: Expected to take place between 5-10 July

Organisation name: Hall For Cornwall

Contact name: Catherine Richards

Contact email:

Contact phone number: 01872321994

Contact website: http://https://www.hallforcornwall.co.uk/about-us/work-for-us

Type: Full-time (fixed term)

Salary: 25,000 pa

Location: Truro, Cornwall

Deadline for completed applications: Sunday 30 June 2019

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