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Archaeological Assistant (VT/ARC)

The Vindolanda Trust has an exciting fixed term archaeological job opportunity for 2018. The Trust is a Silver Award Investor in People organisation and invites interest from suitably qualified applicants.


Position: Archaeological Assistant (ref VT/ARC) Full time

  • Contract: Fixed term contract.
  • Start Date: Monday March 12th, 2018.
  • End date: Friday October 6th, 2018.
  • Remuneration: £17,000 pro rata paid monthly by BACS
  • Paid Holiday Entitlement: 16 Days (Minimum of 5 Days to be taken within end of contract & 5 Days to be taken (18th -22nd June)
  • Benefits: Vindolanda Trust Auto Enrolment pension Scheme.  Branded waterproof clothing, Free parking, Free one year Friends of Vindolanda subscription. 10% discount in Vindolanda shops & Staff prices available in Cafe.


How to apply:


To apply please send a covering letter and C.V, completed application form and at least two references, by email to quoting “Vindolanda Archaeological Assistant” in the subject heading.   

Closing date for applications: 2nd of February 2018

Interviews will take place at Vindolanda on the 21st of February 2018


Note: All applicants must be able to take up this position on March 12th 2018


2018 Arch Assistant job description

2018 Application form

Roman Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum customer service staff.


We do not currently have any vacancies within the Customer Service team at Vindolanda or the Roman Army Museum.



Job Description / Application Form and Equal Opportunities Policy                                    


2018 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 -




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