Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic and Refugee (18-25 year olds) who are interested in a career in heritage, andwould benefit from 12 months of bursary-funded, accredited training and have a demonstrable commitment to SOCL3’s aims: http://www.culturalco-operation.org/pages/socl
Placements are available at the UK’s top heritage institutions Cultural Co-operation, National Army Museum, Norfolk Museums Service and Wilton’s Music Hall. A bursary of £13,750 will be awarded to successful applicants.
SOCL3 Trainees undertake 12 months of work-based learning at a heritage institution, where they are supervised by experienced heritage professionals to achieve a QCF Diploma in Cultural Heritage Level 3. Trainees achieve competence in a range of skills areas including learning and interpretation; collections management; audience development; community engagement; marketing and many others.
Applicants must have a proven enthusiasm for, and interest in, developing a career in culture and heritage, and a genuine wish to make the UK’s cultural heritage collections more accessible and meaningful to the UK’s increasingly cosmopolitan population.
Minimum qualifications: 5 x GCSEs at A*-C grade including English & Maths or comparable qualifications, experience and competence. We encourage applications from candidates up to and including degree level.
HOW TO APPLY
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The deadline for applications is Monday 20th October 2014, 12 noon
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