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Samuel Johnson

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Dr Johnson’s House is a Grade 1 listed small historic town house in the City of London.  We are an independent, fully accredited museum and a registered charity (no. 1122396).  The house has three members of staff and a dedicated team of volunteers who together run a vibrant programme of education workshops, exhibitions and events.

Job Opportunity

Dr Johnson's House Trust is now recruiting for the role of Curator during the maternity leave of our Donald Hyde Curator. For further information on the position and how to apply, please refer to this document:

Curator - Dr Johnson's House - Job Description

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Celine Luppo McDaid at curator@drjohnsonshouse.org or telephone 020 7353 3745. Please also get in touch if you have any issues opening the pdf document.




The front door and knocker at Dr Johnson's House, showing the number 17.
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