Paid Digital Traineeship at the Horniman Museum

The Horniman Museum and Gardens will be supporting a Museum Futures Digital Trainee (working on the South London Music project).

Taster Session: Saturday 12 October 2019 2pm-5pm
Application Deadline: Monday 21 October 2019 10am


Open Until:

Posted: 10/03/2022

Trainee will help in the creation, organisation, and sharing on line of the
Horniman’s digital images, audio and video, helping the museum to tell vivid
stories about the peoples of the world.

chosen candidate will be trained in digital management and will work for a
large part of their placement as part of the Music in the Making project
team, working with music and musicians, especially the music and musicians of
South London. The trainee will also help the Horniman to learn how to make the
most of media old and new and keep it safe forever.

Horniman trainee will be paid a bursary of £15,350 (tax free) and work towards
a Level 3 Diploma in Cultural Heritage. This is a full-time placement for one

We encourage young people aged 18-24 that have not completed an undergraduate degree to apply. Candidates with over 6 month’s paid or unpaid experience of working in a museum and/or with a postgraduate qualification in a related area are not eligible to apply.

Read more here 

applicants are invited to attend a free taster session: Saturday October
12, 2019 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM,
to learn more about the role and careers in
museums in general.

Taster session can be booked here


"Just to say a huge thanks ... I am looking forward to progressing with this project thanks to your support, advice and guidance"

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