Thank you for your interest in the Shipshape Heritage Training Partnership 2 (SHTP 2) project.

Download the following Role Descriptions and Programme Outline to find more details about both traineeships:

To apply, complete our online application form.

Alternatively, you can download and complete a Microsoft word application form and email this to or post to 'SHTP Project', National Historic Ships UK, Park Row, Greenwich, SE10 9NF.

Application closing date: 0900, Tuesday 7th May 2019.

Successful applicants will be contacted within two weeks of the closing date and invited to attend a ‘selection day’ at sea on board a historic vessel. 

Promising candidates will then be invited to attend an interview in Greenwich, London in June / July 2019.

Should you require any assistance during the recruitment process please contact us to let us know of any adjustments we can make to support you.

For any questions regarding the traineeship or project, please do contact us on 0208 312 8558 or email

Trainees SHTP2
SHTP 2 trainees (2018-2019) enjoying the sunshine at the National  Maritime Museum Cornwall as part of their 3 week project induction.