Vacancies in the Nottingham office

Nottingham and various locations


Salary: £21,850 – 26,931 p.a. (dependent on experience)
standard 37 hour week, 28 days holiday including bank holidays

We are looking for a suitably experienced individual to take a lead role in all stages of digital and non-digital site-based measured survey, report illustration through to publication level. The role will encompass both site-based and office work. Applications are welcome from those who meet core elements but not all criteria, where there is an ambition to extend their experience and skill base within a supportive environment.

What we offer:

• Company pension scheme, where both the Employee and Employer contribute.
• Childcare Vouchers, a salary sacrifice scheme.
• Annual leave entitlement on joining is 20 days + 8 days bank holiday, rising to 33 days after 5 years service.
• Annual Holiday purchase scheme, purchase up to 2 weeks additional holiday.
• Driver’s allowance (£500 p.a.) for those staff that are regularly required to drive field staff to site.
• Free Eye tests for VDU users.
• The Trust will contribute 50% of the cost of one subscription to an approved professional body
(e.g. CIfA).
• Free access to our 5 York Attractions including the JORVIK Viking Centre for our employees,
their families and friends, and 25% discount on retail goods and souvenirs.
• Discounts to Trust Events, at applicable events.
• PPE suitable to your role.
• Training opportunities appropriate to the role, including a Key Contact scheme.
• Transport to all sites will be provided for Project Archaeologists.
• Travel, subsistence and free accommodation provided for staff working away.
• Payment of CSCS test fee.

Further details on the Trust’s Recruitment, Rewards and Benefits can be found here.

Please see the supporting job descriptions and person specifications to assess your suitability for the role.

Please send a covering letter and accompanying CV to

For an informal discussion please contact Dr Michael Lobb (Project Manager – Geomatics) on 07950719744.
Closing date: Completed application forms must be submitted by midnight Sunday 22nd April.

Roles at our other sites:

To view employment opportunities within YAT’s other archaeological offices located in York, Sheffield and Glasgow, as well as its Attractions & Events division, please follow the links below: