St John's Co-Cathedral

Vacancy | Conservator-restorer of paintings (canvas/wall/panel/polychrome wooden sculptures)

Mission Statement

We, at St John’s Co-Cathedral, deliver experiences to Worshipers and Visitors.


Vision Statement

“We strive and endeavour to maximise the benefits from our operations to maintain and sustain the continuous restoration and conservation of the Co-Cathedral to be appreciated and savoured by future generations.”


Position Overview

The overall purpose of the job holder is to restore and preserve the artefacts within St John’s Co-Cathedral and the Museum, for the enjoyment of the visitors and future generation.


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Qualifications and requirements

  1. Minimum of MQF Level 7 qualification in conservation;
  2. Relevant experience in the practice of restoration of paintings on canvas, on panel and polychrome wooden sculptures;
  3. Good knowledge of materials and technology related to restoration interventions;
  4. Good knowledge of the use of camera for photographic documentation purposes;
  5. Good knowledge of the use of CAD software for graphic documentation (AutoCAD or ZwCAD or similar), Adobe Photoshop and Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


 Join a winning Team

We offer a competitive salary package, comprehensive benefits, and a supportive work environment that fosters professional growth and development.

If you are a motivated, dynamic individual, we invite you to submit your application. Join us on this exciting journey and be part of a team that is dedicated to delivering exceptional experiences for our visitors!

St John’s Co-Cathedral is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Interested candidates should apply below or send their CV and cover letter by email to:, by not later than the 22nd April 2024.

Monday to Saturday:
09.00 hrs to 16.45 hrs
(last entry at 16.15 hrs)
Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays
Adults €15
Seniors €12
Students €12
Children Free under 12 years of age (when accompanied by an adult)
Monday to Friday:
08.30 hrs
08.30 hrs / 17.45 hrs
Sundays and Feast Days:
7:45 hrs / 9:15 hrs / 11:30 hrs / 17:45 hrs