Museums Galleries Scotland Traineeship Programme

Adopt an Intern is delighted to be working with Museums and Galleries Scotland (MGS). Funded by The Heritage Lottery Fund, The Heritage Horizons Traineeship Programme will provide the opportunity for 20 non-graduates from a range of backgrounds to attain an SVQ level 3 vocational qualification in Museums Practice alongside workplace learning during a 12 month paid placement in a host museum. The trainees will have the combination of a qualification and the confidence of work-readiness on completion of the programme. Based in one of 16 museums across Scotland, the posts have a start date of February 2015. For more information on the SVQ level 3 in Museums Practice please click here.

Eligibility: The programme is open to NON-GRADUATES*, committed to a career in the museums sector, who are able to demonstrate a right to work legally in the UK. You must hold three Highers (or equivalent**) including English, and be committed to carrying out the necessary study to complete an SVQ Level 3 qualification in Museum Practice during the year

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