Internships

We are offering 3 different types of internship opportunities for the Summer of 2019. This is aimed at students who have previous experience (minimum 4 weeks field and / or lab experience or preferably a combination of both). Students must come for a minimum of 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 March 4th 2019 and any Monday thereafter until August 30th 2019.  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 March 4th 2019 and any Monday thereafter until August 30th 2019.  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 March 4th 2019 and any Monday thereafter until August 30th 2019.  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.  March 4th 2019 and any Monday thereafter until August 30th 2019.  €2850 for 6 weeks; €375 per week for each additional week 
BF Intern 2*  Post-excavation internship / work placement, minimum 6 weeks duration.  March 4th 2019 and any Monday thereafter until August 30th 2019.  €2850 for 6 weeks; €375 per week for each additional week 
BF Intern 3*  Community Internship / work placement, minimum 6 weeks duration.  March 4th 2019 and any Monday thereafter until August 30th 2019.  €2850 for 6 weeks; €375 per week for each additional week 

How to Apply 

Contact us for an application form at info@bafs.ie