Get Into Heritage is the latest offering from Creative and Cultural Skills’ ‘Get Into Series, designed at helping young people enter into creative careers. There are so many jobs available in heritage and museums, but the most well-known – like the curator and conservator positions – are the ones often quoted.
This site is due to become a resource for academic staff, museum education teams and individuals looking for the most up to date and varied career information.
Along with the free information, compiled by industry advisors, there is also a growing database of employee case-studies, showcasing heritage professionals’ journey, tips and advice.
There are features like a jobs and opportunities board, which provides listings that all meet minimum wage standards, but there’s also a vital expert feature that sets the website apart from other heritage career sites. Visitors can ask questions online to a panel of heritage experts – from top heritage intuitions like Shakespeare’s Globe, The British Museum and Birmingham museums – and experts will reply back online. Submit your question online.
Visit the site now for more information on how you can Get Into Heritage.