Ask the ArchaeologistOur 2017 summer placement programme is now open until 9th June offering an opportunity to be involved in The JORVIK Viking Centre.

Please visit the JORVIK Viking Centre website for full details of the placement and how to apply.

To give placements a high quality experience, offering them focused support; placements will be offered through a set application period. We regret we are unable to accept applications outside of this period.

After an application period we will meet with those people we may have a suitable place for, after which point we will be able to allocate and confirm the placements.

Our Autumn placement programme will offer further opportunities later in the year. Full details of this will be advertised by late July.

All our placements are open to anyone aged 18 or above. For anyone under 18 years of age we offer work experience via the NYBEP (North Yorkshire Business & Education Partnership) scheme which offers York schools opportunities to get involved in the Trust. Details of this scheme are available in all participating schools and colleges. We apologise that our 2017 NYBEP placements are now fully booked.

If you have any questions please send an email to The email is not regularly checked outside of application periods so, for if your enquiry is urgent outside of this period please contact us on JORVIK 01904 543419.

For anyone seeking on-going opportunities please do also take a look at