Employment Vacancies

We currently have one vacancy at the Warner Textile Archive.


Permanent contract

£22,887 – £30,459, full-time, 37 hours per week

Braintree District Museum Trust has a rare opportunity to join the Warner Textile Archive team in Braintree, Essex and manage the internationally important Textile Collection. The role will provide a fascinating chance to develop the collections management, digital strategy and research of the Archive alongside commercial use.

You will need to have excellent research, IT, collections and project management skills with at least two year’s experience of managing a textile or related collection. You will be able to work accurately, methodically and to tight deadlines with great customer service skills in a small team supported by a fantastic group of volunteers. A degree in history, textiles or a related subject with Associateship of the Museums Association or a postgraduate qualification recognised by the Archive & Records Association or in Museum Studies is essential.

For further information please see the attached Archivist Job Role April 2017; telephone Robert Rose, Archive Manager on 0797 099 3705 or e-mail

To apply please complete the attached Archivist Application Form April 2017  and send a copy of your CV to

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17.00 Friday 21.4.2017.  Interviews will be held on Friday 28.4.2017.

Volunteering Opportunities

We currently do not have any volunteering opportunities at the Warner Textile Archive

Work Experience

We currently do not have any opportunities for work experience at the Warner Textile Archive.

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