Head of Archaeology - York Archaeological Trust
Salary Grade Range: £33,000- £38,000 depending upon experience
The York Archaeological Trust has regional offices in York, Sheffield, Nottingham and Glasgow, and is one of the largest heritage organisations in the UK. We provide a wide range of services to commercial clients, government organisations, local authorities, charities and individuals. The Trust is an educational charity and is committed to sharing information and creating learning and participation opportunities for everyone.
We are seeking to appoint a permanent and full time Head of Archaeology for our York office focussed principally on:
This is a demanding post and we are looking for an experienced archaeological professional with prior successful management, operations and contracts experience.
You must have excellent communications skills and have a proven track record of commercial success and developing the skills of others. Previous consultancy and heritage management experience is desirable. In addition, we are looking to embed and sustain ways in which we can achieve our wider social objectives and you will be expected to make a significant contribution to future developments in York and the wider region.
You must be flexible, forward thinking and prepared to adapt your role as the necessary. You will report directly to the Chief Executive and work closely with the executive team.
A full driving licence is essential. Membership of CIfA and / or other professional body is expected.
Applications must be received by midnight on 23rd April 2017. If you would like to discuss the post or have any enquiries, please contact David Jennings, CEO on 01904 663001 or email@example.com
Interviews are likely to be held in the week beginning 8th May 2017.
Application forms, job description and person specs are available from www.yorkarchaeology.co.uk/about/jobs.htm.
To apply, please complete an application form, quoting Job Reference HOA2017 and send by email or post for the attention of David Jennings CEO to: firstname.lastname@example.org or York Archaeological Trust, 47 Aldwark, York, YO1 7BX