Museum Ship Keeping Training Opportunity - DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS EXTENDED

Fixed Term Traineeships for 12 Months

We are looking for people who are passionate about a career working in maritime heritage to take part in a unique programme. This traineeship is offering a once in a lifetime opportunity to the traditional skills for maintaining, conserving and interpreting historic boats. Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and in partnership with eight host organisations, this programme is ideal for someone seeking a career as a maritime curator, ship-keeper or conservator. During the year you will have the opportunity to gain experience in a variety of environments, including maritime museums, traditional operating boats and educational environments.

We wish to hear from a diverse range of applicants. No experience is necessary, just good communication skills, a flexible approach and the ability to work as part of a team. Above all, you must have interest in a long term career in the maritime
heritage sector.

So if this sounds like you, visit our SHTP2 project pages to find out more and/or apply online here.

Starting October 2018

Closing Date 4th July 2018

Bursary Payment: £12,000 per annum


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