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Rugby Borough Council

Archived: Senior Visual Arts Officer

£27,668 – £31,601

Join the Cultural Hub of Rugby

Rugby Art Gallery and Museum has an exciting opportunity to welcome a person with visual art curatorial experience to our friendly team. As the cultural hub of Rugby we are a vibrant, well used service. We have a reputation for high quality contemporary art exhibitions with strong national partnerships and creative commissioning. We are looking for an experienced individual to move this work forward through the art gallery exhibition programme. We also have a nationally significant British Art Collection, which this you would be responsible for. You will also work with the team to create complementary interpretation programmes that engage wide audiences and improve the wellbeing of our residents and visitors.

Our service has had a recent refurbishment including a new Archaeology Gallery and café. We are developing plans with our communities for a new Social History Gallery which will include contemporary art interventions.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Nikki Grange or Victoria Gabbitas, Arts, Heritage and Visitor Services Manager (jobshare) on 01788 533208.

You can view full details of this job via our website, where you can also apply online. Please visit

Alternatively, postal application packs can be obtained by calling 01788 533564 or by email:

Closing date: 23 April 2017.

Interviews: 8 May 2017.

Rugby Borough Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer.