Internships

We are offering 3 different types of internship opportunities for 2021. This is aimed at students who have previous experience (minimum 4 weeks field and / or lab experience ). Minimum duration of internship courses is 6 weeks.

ID Course Description Duration Start Date Pre-requisites
BF Intern 1* Excavation internship. Participant will be assigned to one of the senior site personnel and will work under their direction to assist them in the field. 6 – 12 weeks May 3rd – August 27th 2021 4 weeks field and / or lab experience
BF Intern 2* Post-excavation internship. Participant will be assigned to work with the post-excavation director, and will work under their direction to assist in the site lab. 6 – 12 weeks May 3rd – August 27th 2021 4 weeks field and / or lab experience
BF Intern 3* Community Intern. The participant will assist the project staff with the community outreach program. 6 – 12 weeks May 3rd – August 27th 2021 Familiarity with Heritage/Archaeology project, social media skills, communication skills and interests.

*Anyone who wishes to combine all three aspects of the work in one internship may do so on application and subject to a minimum length of stay.

“Best experience of my life! Enjoyed every moment at the Blackfriary! Amazing and phenomenal staff!!” Leah Vanderbush Intern 2017

“I owe a large part of my career and many of my friends to my visits to the Blackfriary!” Kirsten Morrison Student/Intern 2010-2015

 

Internship Course Fees 

These fees include tuition, accommodation and field trips. International transfers and travel are not included. 

ID  Programme  Course Dates  Cost 
BF Intern 1*  Excavation internship / work placement, minimum 6 weeks duration.  May 3rd – August 27th 2021 €2850 for 6 weeks; €375 per week for each additional week 
BF Intern 2*  Post-excavation internship / work placement, minimum 6 weeks duration.  May 3rd – August 27th 2021 €2850 for 6 weeks; €375 per week for each additional week 
BF Intern 3*  Community Internship / work placement, minimum 6 weeks duration.  May 3rd – August 27th 2021 €2850 for 6 weeks; €375 per week for each additional week 

How to Apply 

Download an application form here: BAFS Intern Application Form and send your completed form along with two letters of recommendation to info@bafs.ie.  

Contact us for more information at info@bafs.ie