Working at The National Archives

We need passionate, ambitious and innovative individuals to help us change the way people think about archives.

We employ over 600 staff in a diverse range of roles, from records specialists and researchers to web developers and marketing assistants - and we want you to join us.

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Working at The National Archives

Vision and values

Vision and values

We express our organisational values as ‘integrity’, ‘possibilities’ and ‘people’.

Our people

Our people

We offer a wide variety of career opportunities. Read what our staff have to say about working here.

Our benefits and rewards

Our benefits and rewards

The National Archives is part of the civil service and offers the many advantages of civil service employment.

Equality and diversity

Equality and diversity

The National Archives aims to be an inclusive organisation, reflecting the diverse needs and aspirations of employees and customers and promoting equality of access for all.

Forum on Historical Manuscripts and Academic Research

Forum on Historical Manuscripts and Academic Research

We are looking for someone committed to the maintenance and preservation of archive collections in the national interest, who can ideally provide an independent and authoritative voice to advise on academic and research-related issues.