Job Opportunities

We have small dedicated teams in both the UK and Antarctica who work hard to keep our operation going, preserving our Antarctic heritage and sharing it with the world.

Every year we recruit a team to work in Antarctica and occasionally also have vacancies for other specialist roles in the UK. Find out more about working for the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust and see our latest vacancies by clicking the links below.

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Current Vacancies
The latest vacancies at the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust






Antarctic Operations Assistant

We are currently looking to employ a talented Antarctic Operations Assistant to join our team in Cambridge. You will work with the Antarctic Operations Manager with the planning and delivery of an efficient, safe and responsible operation in Antarctica. You will provide administrative, practical and communications support to the operation and you will also play a key role in ensuring the Peninsula stories are shared with the wider world through the website, social and other media.

For full details about the job, including how to apply, please see the Job Specification 

Deadline for applications has been extended to Monday 9th July 2018 @ 5.00pm.  Interviews will be held on Wednesday 25 July 2018

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Find out more about working at Port Lockroy and how to apply

Applications for the Port Lockroy Assistant positions for 2018-19 are now closed. Application packs for the role for the 2019-20 season will be available on the website in late February 2019. 


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Press Enquiries

We are very keen to promote the important heritage work that we do, telling the story of life in Antarctica both past and present. If you are interested in running a story about us, using our images or films or want to discuss an interview or potential collaboration opportunity we would love to hear from you.  Please contact either Sarah or Lewis at Limewash to discuss your requirements or +44 (0)1223 813 557.