Curator (Collections)


Job Reference No: ON000342

Work Location: Kirkcaldy

Working Hours: 28.8 hours weekly (FTE 0.8)

Contract Type: 18 Months Fixed Term Contract

Salary: £26,768 – £33,939 pro rata

Grade: FC7

Advert Closing Date:  18 April 2021

Interview Date: 29 April 2021

We are OnFife and as Fife’s largest cultural organisation we specialise in making jaws drop, hearts warm, eyes light up and imaginations run wild.  We work with a huge range of partners, artists and creatives and our spaces are some of Fife’s favourite places. An ambitious leadership-oriented charity, we’re built on strong values, and those values make us who we are – Fearless, Inviting, Fair and Exciting. 


An opportunity has arisen within OnFife for the post of Curator (Collections). The post is based at Kirkcaldy Galleries, although the role has responsibilities across Fife.

Due to the current restirctions on working this post will mainly be remote home working until a return to office working is agreed.

You will work closely with other members of the Cultural Heritage and wider OnFife teams to care for, develop and interpret Fife’s wide-ranging museum collections.

The Individual

You will have gained experience in a similar museum role and be an excellent communicator. It is essential that you have relevant collections management skills and also experience of ICT systems. You will care for our stored collections at the Collections Centre in Glenrothes and broaden access to them. 

A relevant postgraduate qualification in Museum Studies/Heritage and exhibition skills are desirable.

How to Apply

To view the Job Description and Person Specification please click here.

To request an application pack, please email

For further information regarding this vacancy contact Gavin Grant.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted for this role.

OnFife is an equal opportunities employer.

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