Transforming People to Transform Museums is an exciting workforce development project, generously supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund.
Ever thought about working in a museum?
Transforming People to Transform Museums is a Skills for the Future programme funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund from 2018-2022. It will support museum trainees to develop core heritage and business development skills.
What do the trainees think?
Trainees Lisa and Rory give an inside view of what it’s like to be a trainee on the project.
” The chance to work with new people and learn new skills that would be useful to me in the future really appealed to me ” Read more
” I’ve been able to do things that I thought I would never be able to do. I’ve learnt so much working here and I still learning something different about the museum every day ” Read more
Click on the below links to see what each trainee placement involves.
How can I apply?
Application is easy! Download and complete the application form and CBC monitoring form and return to, via post or email: Colchester and Ipswich Museum Service
Ipswich Museum, High Street, Ipswich, IP1 3QH. firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications for the Year 3 traineeships, running from January 2021 until January 2022, open on October 1st and will close on October 31st.
Applications for the Transforming People to Transform Museums traineeships are now closed.
Thank you to everyone who has applied. Due to the overwhelming response we can only contact those that have been selected to attend the assessment day(s). If you have not heard from the Transforming People to Transform Museums project by now then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful this time.
We wish to thank you for the time you invested in applying for this traineeship and wish you all the best in your future endeavours.
For more information on the National Heritage Lottery Fund and the innovative & inclusive projects they are supporting please click here