Video Conservation Internship

BFI National Archive


Salary: £22,107

The British Film Institute (BFI), with the generous support of The Clothworkers’ Foundation is pleased to be able to offer a 24-month internship working in the conservation and digitisation of the BFI National Archive’s extensive video tape collection.

Key areas

You will:

  • Work closely with the Archive Technology and Heritage 2022 Teams, learning about the process of conserving, replaying and digitising legacy video formats.
  • Develop skills in the use, repair and maintenance of videotape equipment.
  • Contribute to technical activities undertaken at the Conservation Centre when required, to ensure best collections care and delivery of services.
  • Participate in relevant projects and initiatives across the BFI Conservation Centre, attend team meetings, planning, staff development and team building events, as required.

Interviews will be held on 12th February 2019

For more information and to apply, please go to the ICON website: and click on the “Vacancies” tab.

The closing date for this position is 04/02/2019 at 09:00

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