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 operational and functional (e.g. merchandising, communication, retail etc.) specialists in the UK. 

Find out more about working for the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust and see our latest vacancies.


We are currently looking to recruit three new Trustees and are seeking individuals who are enthusiastic, ambitious and can help us deliver our mission to ensure the legacy of the pioneers of Antarctic science and exploration is preserved and enjoyed by future generations. 

We are specifically looking for people with expertise in the following areas:

  • Public engagement including the use of digital media
  • Heritage conservation
  • Accountancy and financial management
  • Fundraising and development


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

Each year (November to March) we recruit a small team of staff to work at the historic site of Base A, Port Lockroy in Antarctica and run the museum, shop, Post Office and maintenance programme.

Our People

Find out more about the dedicated people in the UK and Antarctica that make UKAHT great.


Find out more about the wonderful experiences you could have as a UKAHT volunteer

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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.