On Behalf of: Natasha Kingham [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
IFA Workplace Learning Bursary in Aerial Survey and Investigation
Hosted By: English Heritage, York
Duration: 12 months
Start Date: 7th April 2008
Salary: £15,354, fixed term
Applications are invited for an HLF funded IFA Workplace Learning Bursary with the aerial survey team at English Heritage. This placement offers an exciting opportunity to develop skills in the recognition, assessment, recording and interpretation of archaeological monuments and landscapes visible on aerial photographs, under the supervision of specialist staff at English Heritage. Training will be delivered on a mentoring/tutoring basis whilst working in the York office.
The placement may contribute towards an appropriate vocational qualification.
Placement holders will be paid £15,354, fixed term. An employers' pension contribution of 6% of salary will also made. Successful candidates will be, or will be expected to become, members of an appropriate professional institute.
* Ideally, you will have a relevant degree (or equivalent experience) with 6-18 months post-graduate work experience in UK historic environment practice.
* You may have a post-graduate qualification or comparable practical experience in a heritage discipline
* You may be looking for an opportunity to diversify into a new branch of the profession or to enhance skills you have already gained.
English Heritage and the Institute of Field Archaeologists value diversity and seek to enhance diversity within the historic environment professions.
For further details and to download an application pack, please visit the IFA website at www.archaeologists.net or contact:
Institute of Field Archaeologists
University of Reading
PO Box 227
Closing date: 9 am on 8th February 2008
Interview date: 20th February 2008
Start date: 7th April 2008
HLF Workplace Learning Bursaries Co-ordinator
Institute of Field Archaeologists,
Tel: 0118 378 6446/0118 378 7760
Email: mailto:[log in to unmask]
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