Working For Us

Work for the Vindolanda Trust. Current vacancies are listed on this page.


1. Project Administration Assistant (Ref: VT/ADM) 18 months fixed term. Full Time. £ £18,500 pa.

2. Activities officer (Ref: VT/MUS/ACT) 2 Years Fixed Term. Full time. £20,800 pa.

We are currently recruiting for two Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) funded posts as part of a museum extension and associated activity project.  The Trust is offering an exceptional opportunity for the right candidates to join our small and highly motivated team. We are looking for two enthusiastic and talented people who want to share our passion for our cultural and heritage work. If you aspire be involved with our exciting and challenging archaeological, activity and educational work based at the renowned Roman sites of Vindolanda and The Roman Army Museum on Hadrian’s Wall, we would welcome your application.

Full Details available to download below -

 HLF Project - Job details and application form

Should you wish to apply for either post, please submit a relevant completed application form and include a CV and covering letter (max one side A4 quoting the relevant application reference) by no later than 4pm on Monday June 5th. 2017 (Late applications will not be considered)

Return by email to:

OR: by post to: Sonya Galloway, Secretary to Trustees, The Vindolanda Trust, Chesterholm Museum, Bardon Mill, Hexham, Northumberland, NE47 7JN



Roman Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum customer service staff.

We have a vacancy within the accommodation team, working at the Hedley centre in the grounds of Vindolanda.

We are looking for a Breakfast Cook / Housekeeper ( Part time ) to work two days per week (Friday & Saturday) during the excavation season ( April to September).

Full details below -

2017 Breakfast Cook / Housekeeper

Please contact Colin Galloway if you are Interested in this role.


01434 344 277     


Job Description / Application Form and Equal Opportunities Policy                                    


2017 Application form          

Equal Opportunities Policy

Volunteer Opportunities.


Join the team and bring Roman Vindolanda to life

Are you passionate about Vindolanda, Hadrian’s Wall and the Romans?

Do you want to share your enthusiasm with others?

Would you like to get hands on experience with objects from Roman Vindolanda, some almost 2000 years old?

Join our volunteering team and become part of the Vindolanda experience.

 Vindolanda Heritage Volunteer Guides

The Vindolanda Trust is looking for volunteers to join its heritage guiding team. This programme, now running for its seventh season has been very successful for the guides and the visiting public.

The volunteers deliver two 45 minute guided tour around the Vindolanda site each day (mostly Saturdays and Sundays) we ask for a commitment of at least 8 days per season (April-September).

Vindolanda Object Handling Volunteers

During the school holidays, our Object Handling volunteers interact with the visitor explaining different type of finds such as pottery and animal bones and putting the real artefacts into the visitors’ hands. You will be working with a small team of experienced volunteers.

Full training and volunteer package available.

For more information please contact Barbara -




Two Sites, One Amazing Day Out



"Extraordinary display - the most insight you could have into Roman lives. Thank you!" A, England - Vindolanda