• Job Reference: IMG00169722
  • Date Posted: 16 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Turner Contemporary
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  • Location: Margate
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Charity & Non Profit, Arts & Entertainment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Turner Contemporary is seeking to recruit a dynamic Curator at a particularly exciting time. Last year the gallery marked its tenth anniversary, and with Clarrie Wallis appointed as Director in January 2022, Turner Contemporary is looking to further develop the gallery’s programme and reputation.

The Curator will support the Director and Head of Exhibitions by contributing to the development and delivery of a high quality and varied programme of activity at Turner Contemporary. Working as part of the programming team and reporting to the Head of Exhibitions you will curate exhibitions and artist’s projects, both in the gallery and offsite, including online.

A creative and focused individual, you will work with a wide range of partners to deliver an ambitious and sustainable programme that is a model of excellence regionally, nationally, and internationally and which supports Turner Contemporary’s mission and values.

Deadline for applications:  12pm Monday 11 July 2022

Interviews to be held:  w/c 25 July 2022

To apply, please complete the application form below.

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If you wish to apply for a vacancy, please download our application form below. Please note that we do not accept applications by CV.

Before completing your application form, please ensure that you read the job description for the vacancy. If you have any difficulty completing your form, please email If you have any questions about the role, please email Sarah Martin, Head of Exhibitions

The application form plays an important part in the selection process, both as a tool for helping us to shortlist candidates for interview and as a basis for the interview itself. Any decision to shortlist you for interview will be based solely upon the information you supply on your application form.

Once you have completed your application form this should be returned to Administrative Officer, Turner Contemporary, Rendezvous, Margate, CT9 1HG or you can do this by emailing your application to

Turner Contemporary takes promoting the equality of opportunity seriously and is committed to building a diverse workforce. All our vacancies are advertised to ensure that everyone has access to opportunities within Turner Contemporary. Going through the process of applying for one of our vacancies is the best way to show how your skills and experience meet the requirements of the specific role advertised. We can therefore only accept applications through this process and cannot accept CVs.

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