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Archives & Special Collections

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £29,799 to £36,613
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Monday 20 November 2017
Reference:  933517KX

We are looking for a qualified archivist, preferably with experience of working with nineteenth-century and twentieth-century archive collections, a working knowledge of at least one language other than English relevant to the collections, and knowledge of archives in the higher education sector to join our Special Collections Division. The University’s archival holdings are especially strong in political and military material of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, along with collections relating to the Jewish peoples.

The post holder will join a team providing a full range of archival services, from cataloguing of collections, working with researchers in the reading room and providing research support to students, to archival surveys, the preparation of exhibitions and other outreach activities, including the use of social media.

Application Procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Sam Stubbs (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0)23 8059 4046. Please quote reference 933517KX on all correspondence.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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