National Army Museum – Assistant Conservator

The National Army Museum’s mission is to tell the story of Our Army and the people who have served in it; to inspire, engage and educate, though our World Class Museum and Collections. Through our galleries and innovative exhibitions and public programme, the public can explore what it’s like to be a soldier, why we fought in conflicts – past and present, and discover the impact the Army has had on our society.

£24,040pa (plus benefits)

(Full-Time, 12-Month Fixed-Term Appointment, Stevenage based)

An opportunity has arisen to join the Museum’s Collections Standards and Care team as an Assistant Conservator on a fixed-term contract. The post-holder will provide support to the team in the delivery of the gallery refreshment display and temporary exhibitions programme, and loans out.  The post-holder will also deliver preventive care and environmental monitoring across Museum sites, alongside ongoing collections care and storage, guided by conservation, professional ethics and national and international museum standards. This role provides an opportunity for the post-holder to develop conservation skills in a museum stores environment.

The closing date for all completed application forms is Monday 22 July 2024 (12pm (Noon).

Interviews for the Assistant Conservator will be held at the National Army Museum’s Outstation in Stevenage on Tuesday 30 July 2024.

Reimbursement of reasonable travel expenses is available for all candidates attending an interview.

For further information, or to apply, please visit our website at:

For further assistance, please contact the Department of Human Resources on: 020 7881 2477 or email

If you have not had a reply within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.  Due to the volume of applications that we receive please note that we are unable to provide feedback at this stage.

The National Army Museum is an Equal Opportunities employer.

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