Graduate Intern - Art

  • Job Reference: 24000654
  • Date Posted: 28 May 2024
  • Employer: Durham University
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  • Location: Durham, County Durham
  • Salary: £22,113
  • Bonus/Benefits: kept in line with real living wage
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: 30/09/2025

Job Description

The Role Purpose and Activities

The intern will undertake a range of activities, delivering services to customers and gaining experience including some of the following:

  • Providing direct user engagement with a range of visitors with differing needs and access requirements.
  • Providing support where necessary to the development and planning of engagement programmes.
  • Providing advice and responding to enquiries from users, including students, academics and wider public research communities, on the services and collections available, in cooperation with senior colleagues.
  • Participating in short-term working groups and project work.
  • Contributing to communications, social media activity, user-experience-related work, and user engagement.
  • Administrative activities in support of work areas described above.

They will also actively engage in staff development activities, including formal training sessions, reflection, and self-directed learning, to develop skills and knowledge appropriate to the role and context of the internship.

Specific role requirements

This intern role is fixed term from 30 September 2024 to 30 September 2025 attracting a salary of £22,113 per annum (+ cost of living increase), plus 27 days holiday pro rata and excellent benefits.