Interested in a career at Historic England? We’re always looking for passionate people with fresh perspectives to join us.

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Explore a career with us

There’s much more to a career at Historic England than you might expect. Find out all about what we do, who we are and why Historic England is such an incredible place to work.

  • What Could You Do at Historic England?

    We’ve got opportunities up and down the country. Whatever your background, there’s sure to be a place for you at Historic England.

  • What We Can Offer You

    When it comes to looking after our people, we go above and beyond.

  • Everyone's Welcome

    We're looking for new ways to promote the past. To make it inclusive to all, we need people with fresh perspectives.

  • About Us

    Historic England is the public body that helps people care for, enjoy and celebrate England's spectacular historic environment.

  • Our Values and Behaviours

    Our values and behaviours help define how our complex and diverse organisation works together effectively to achieve our aims.

Early career opportunities

  • Apprenticeships

    Our apprenticeships are open to everyone and offer you a paid learning opportunity across heritage and support roles.

  • Work Experience

    Our virtual work experience programme for 16-18 year olds.

  • Emerging Talent Placements Programme

    Opening up careers in the heritage sector to priority audiences that are currently under-represented in the workforce.

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