Heritage Careers Guide 2024-2025

Your gateway to a career in heritage: discover job opportunities, key organisations, and expert advice in this comprehensive guide for students, graduates, and professionals in the heritage sector.

Heritage Careers Guide 24-25

BEFS is pleased to present the latest edition of the Heritage Careers Guide, compiled by Professor Ian Baxter (Heriot-Watt University) in collaboration with The Heritage Alliance and BEFS.

This comprehensive resource is designed to support students, recent graduates, and professionals looking to start or advance their careers in the heritage sector. The guide offers:

  • A curated list of job boards and vacancy announcement platforms specific to the heritage field
  • Information on key organisations and institutions in the sector
  • Tips for finding and applying for heritage jobs
  • Insights into various career paths within the heritage industry

Whether you’re just starting your journey in heritage or looking to make a career change, this guide provides valuable information to help navigate the job market in this dynamic and rewarding field.

The 2024-2025 edition includes updated links and new resources based on feedback from users and industry professionals.

We encourage you to share this resource widely with colleagues, students, and anyone interested in pursuing a career in heritage.

For any questions or feedback about the guide, please contact info@befs.org.uk