Simpson family in one of the first cars in WA, Cue
Image: Simpson family in one of the first cars in WA, Cue P1999.1765

The Royal Western Australian Historical Society (Inc.)


Curator / Collection Manager
The Society is seeking a Curator / Collection Manager for its museum collection. This is a part time contract position.
Position objective
Accession and care of the museum collection consisting of artworks, costume, textiles, ceramics, dolls, personal effects and general domestic categories. Position is reviewing museum policies, establishing collection management priorities, coordinating and overseeing a number of volunteers to fulfill the care of the collection to the National Standards of Australian Museums and Galleries within the Society’s limited resources.
Further details
Further information on this new position is available by emailing the contact, Lesley Burnett (Community Officer):

Applications close Friday 24 July, 2020 ph: +61 8 9386 3841


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A network of affiliated historical societies, comprising more than seventy organisations and over two thousand members, has been developed across Western Australia. These societies support a growing community awareness and appreciation of local history and heritage.

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