Curator (Engagement)

Organisation: OnFife

Salary: £26,768 - £33,939

Location: Kirkcaldy

Job Title: Curator (Engagement)
Contract Type: 2 year Fixed Term Contract
Grade: FC07
Hours: 36 per week
Location: Kirkcaldy Galleries
Job Reference: ON000353

Here at OnFife we’re an ambitious charity; our vision is for Fife to be a culturally vibrant and rewarding place to live, work, study and visit.

The Role
An exciting opportunity has arisen within OnFife for the post of Curator (Engagement). The Curator will manage a new engagement project called Flooring the World – the Fife Linoleum Industry.

Funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund, the Curator will work closely with linoleum workers and other people on collecting, caring for, interpreting and making accessible our internationally significant linoleum collection.

The Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund is run by the Museums Association, funding projects that develop collections to achieve social impact.

About You
You will have at least 1-3 years of relevant Museums/Galleries experience and a postgraduate qualification in Museums/Heritage is desirable. Experience of engagement with people to make collections and activities relevant is essential.

Due to travel requirements in this role, it is essential that you hold a full UK driving licence.

How to Apply

If you would like to find out more information about this role before applying, please contact Gavin Grant, Collections Team Leader for an informal chat about the role. Please email Gavin directly to arrange this

If you would like to apply, please complete an application pack and equal opportunities form which can be downloaded from our vacancies page at and return these to our Recruitment Team when you are ready to apply at

Interviews will take place via the online platform Zoom.

OnFife is an equal opportunities employer.
The closing date for applications is Wednesday 1st December at 5pm.

Application Deadline: Wednesday 01/12/2021