Project Cataloguer: Decorative Art, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Eton CollegeWindsor and Maidenhead

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Start date: February 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £27,000 per annum (pro rata)
Contract term: Fixed Term


We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated individual with an interest in decorative art. A fixed-term appointment is available for a Project Cataloguer, who will create new catalogue records for furniture and other decorative art objects. The post holder’s other responsibilities will include editing existing records, adding reference images, ensuring objects are individually and appropriately numbered, and overseeing volunteers assisting with these activities.

The Fine & Decorative Art collection at Eton College encompass paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture, as well as ceramics, stained glass, textiles and furniture. Much of the collection is distributed throughout Eton’s schoolrooms, residential areas and public spaces. Most furniture in the collection is in regular use. The Eton collections are also used by visiting researchers, in teaching pupils from Eton and external schools, and in regularly changing special exhibitions.

In return, Eton College offers a wide range of benefits, including an 11% employer contribution to your pension (with 4.9% employee contribution), a cycle to work scheme and free access to the College’s sport and leisure facilities.

This is a fixed term, full-time position (February-August 2020).


£27,000 per annum (pro rata)


35 hours per week

Closing date for applications: 6 December

Interviews are expected to be held the week commencing 16 December

Full details and an application form are available from our website: 

Eton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Eton College is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

More about Eton College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: Eton, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 6DW, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1753 370100
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Eton College is a single-sex , Church of England independent secondary school with sixth form and boarding serving boys from the age of 12-18. The secondary school is situated in Windsor, Berkshire and has approximately 1,320 students on record.