Date created: 9 August 2021

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Job type Temporary

Job location Scotland

The Scottish Fisheries Museum was founded in the old fishing port of Anstruther, at a property known as St Ayles, as a trust and charity in 1969, to collect, record and interpret the history of the fishing industry in Scotland. The photographic collection of the Scottish Fisheries Museum is a resource of national significance, chronicling the technological, economic, social and political development of the Scottish fishing industry from the later 19th century through to the present day. To date, half of the collection has been digitised and catalogued, and a recent grant from NLHF has funded

Date created: 6 August 2021

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Job type Permanent

Job location Scotland

The Scottish Fisheries Museum was founded in the old fishing port of Anstruther, at a property known as St Ayles, as a trust and charity in 1969, to collect, record and interpret the history of the fishing industry in Scotland. This post is within the Curatorial team and will involve working closely with the Curator, Curatorial Trainees and Volunteers. The team are looking for a highly motivated individual to join them to continue the delivery and development of the museum's learning and engagement service. At a time when they, like many museums, are reviewing their learning programmes in the

Date created: 4 August 2021

Job type Full-time

Job location East

Pioneer Sailing Trust in Brightlingsea, Essex are looking for an experienced Boat Builder to join their fantastic team. Based at Harkers Yard, Essex, the Pioneer Sailing Trust provide learning opportunities for young people to equip them with skills for life, both at sea and on land. The Trust was initially founded in 1999, with an ambition to restore a 70ft Essex Smack Pioneer, which fell into decay after a life spent dredging oysters in the North Sea. Restored in 2005, Pioneer’s new purpose is to offer young people the challenge of sailing, which often proves to be a life changing experience

Date created: 4 August 2021

Job type Permanent

Job location East

Woodbridge Boat Yard are very pleased to announce that they are looking for another boatbuilder to join their expanding team! The Woodbridge Boatyard is a traditional boatyard situated on the river Deben in Woodbridge, Suffolk, dating back to 1889. The yard provides repair, restoration, boatbuilding, moorings and winter storage. The team are very proud of their long history and are strong advocates for traditional craftmanship and skills, but also embrace new technologies. Together they take care of all aspects of the mooring and storage, maintenance, repair and restoration of boats and yachts

Date created: 3 August 2021

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Job type Full-time

Job location North West

The Children & Young People Producer/s is a new role within the Participation & Learning team at Lakeland Arts. It represents a commitment to make Windermere Jetty Museum an inviting, invigorating, fun and friendly place for children and young people to come to, whatever the motivation. The focus of this role is to increase family activation and enjoyment on site, and to increase our connectivity with children and young people living locally. The main focus of this role is to create inclusive and accessible opportunities for engagement at Windermere Jetty Museum, and the surrounding towns, by

Date created: 3 August 2021

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Job type Voluntary

Job location Scotland

The Unicorn Preservation Society, known as UPS, is a unique charity accountable for a unique and precious 200-year-old heritage asset: HMS Unicorn. UPS is located in Dundee, but we are interested in global candidates for this internationally renowned vessel. We are entering one of the most exciting phases in the history of the ship as we embark on this new phase of the conservation journey of this floating museum and educational resource; an integral part of exciting new Dundee water-front development. If you have experience of: Architecture and design; Fundraising and engagement for major

Date created: 2 August 2021

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Job type Full-time

Job location South

Master Shipwright, HMS Victory Salary (grade 7): £39,000 - £47,000 per annum (dependent upon experience); NMRN will also consider contributing towards relocation expenses. Full-time role: 37.5 hours per week – permanent Location: National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth The National Museum’s vision is to be the world’s most inspiring Naval Museum: inspiring learning, enjoyment, and engagement with the story of the Royal Navy and its impact in shaping the modern world. We are recruiting for a full-time Master Shipwright to join the team working on HMS Victory

Date created: 26 July 2021

Job type Voluntary

Job location South West

Britannia Sailing Trust in Devon is restoring the 106 year old sailing ship Britannia. They are looking for volunteers to help them manage the project, keep the public informed, help with social media and help plan and hold fundraising events and campaigns. The Trust runs almost exclusively on volunteer labour, so by working with them you will help ensure that Britannia is ready to be relaunched in April 2022. There are a variety of jobs that need doing, which could be combined into a single role or separated into multiple roles, depending on you skills and preference. These are: Online media

Date created: 20 July 2021

Job type Voluntary

This is the first of two online Welcome Events for you to find out more about what volunteer and participatory opportunities we have leading up to the event weekends TESTING TESTING TESTING at Ellesmere Yard on 21/22 August and 3-5th September. The unique heritage status of Ellesmere Yard as the UK’s only remaining operational canal yard, dates back to1806. It is a very special set of buildings. Early stage plans for its future see it as a hub for making & design, sustainable land use, heritage crafts and enterprise. At the Welcome Event, we will tell you more about the things we are doing and

Date created: 18 July 2021

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Job type Contract

Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust has over 15 years’ experience in providing services to the film / TV industry; they have an extremely well respected reputation for enabling the full spectrum of enquiries – from photo shoots and community events through to major brand productions and the biggest feature films and the most popular TV dramas. The Trust will be offering an exciting opportunity to join our operational team working on the ground to manage the day to day film and photography operations, being the first port of call for the location manager and or event organiser for the duration of

Date created: 10 July 2021

Job type Voluntary

Job location South West

Brunel’s SS Great Britain Trust, an award-winning museum and historic ship in Bristol, is offering multiple volunteering roles across the organisation's public engagement, education and operation teams. SS Great Britain Trust began as a project in 1970 to bring the rusting shell of the SS Great Britain home from the Falkland Islands to save it from ruin and keep its story alive. Today Brunel’s SS Great Britain is now Bristol’s number one visitor attraction with two museums and the lovingly restored Victorian ship. It tells the incredible story of one of Britain’s greatest engineers and one of

Date created: 29 June 2021

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Job type Contract

Job location South West

The SS Great Britain Trust in Bristol are looking for a PR and Marketing Assistant for a 10 month fixed term contract, working 29 hours per week. Purpose of the job Provide PR and marketing support to the communications and marketing team at the SS Great Britain Trust. Day to day work will include responding to press enquiries, sending information and pitches to media, monitoring print and digital coverage, evaluating campaigns, and contributing to the Trust’s PR and marketing campaigns. As well as being a top-rated visitor attraction, the Trust – an important education and conservation

Date created: 28 June 2021

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Job type Part-time

Job location South East

About the role: An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our small team to assist with the final phase of this National Lottery Heritage funded scheme. As Project Administrator, you will provide support to the Policy, Projects, and Course Manager to help deliver trainee placements to completion; coordinate end of project events; and act as a point of contact for eight host training sites to support, promote and evaluate key aspects of the training programme. This role is ideal for a proactive and organised individual looking to develop their event, social media and outreach skills. Visit our

Date created: 28 June 2021

Job type Full-time

Job location East

Excelsior is a 100 Ton (displacement) 77ft L.O.A. former Lowestoft Smack. As a Core List vessel in the UK’s Historic Fleet she is maintained traditionally by our relief skipper and mate who work on the refit over the winter. Mate We are seeking a Mate for Excelsior LT472. Minimum qualification requirement: RYA/MCA Yacht master Offshore (Sailing) with Commercial Endorsement. Any subsidiary qualifications advantageous. The successful applicant will be keen to learn authentic traditional maintenance skills, and will be sympathetic to young people who have fallen foul of the education system and

Date created: 28 June 2021

Job type Full-time

Job location East

EXCELSIOR TRUST, LOWESTOFT - SKIPPER Skipper The post of Skipper of Excelsior has come vacant for the 2021 Season onwards. This is a unique opportunity to becomee involved with one of the most authentic sea-going vessels under the Red Ensign. Her present role as a sail training and charter vessel is demanding and requires previous sail training experience. EXCELSIOR is a 100 Ton (displacement) 77ft L.O.A. former Lowestoft Smack. As a Core List vessel in the UK’s Historic Fleet she is maintained traditionally by our relief skipper and mate who work on the refit over the winter. The skipper is