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Jamaica National Heritage Trust – Vacancy

Conservation Officer 2 - SOG/ST6  JOB PURPOSE The Conservation Officer level 2 of the Jamaica National Heritage Trust (JNHT) is responsible for conserving movable objects which are found in digs including preventive conservation (properly unearthing, packing, transporting, handling storage and exhibiting) and interventive conservation (removal of corrosion products by physical and or chemical means and [...]

April 21st, 2017|

JNHT Coffee Table Book for Sale – Jamaica Heritage in Pictures

The “Coffee Table Book” which is the first of its kind for the Jamaica National Heritage Trust is rich in photographs and text covering the period from Jamaica’s earliest inhabitants the Tainos, to the beginning of the present century. The content is unique in that it focuses mainly on Jamaica’s historic, built environment and also [...]

April 19th, 2017|

Calendar of Activities – 2017

Click Link for PDF file: Calendar of events2017 January 6           Celebration of the Signing of the Treaty with the British and the Birthday of Captain Kojo           Accompong Town, St. Elizabeth February 24       Sir Alexander Bustamante Birthday Celebration National Heroes Park & Blemheim, Hanover March 22 GSAT Spring Break               April 18             International [...]

April 18th, 2017|

Minister Grange meets with Guyanese Culture and Sport Minister

Ministry of Culture, Gender Affairs, Entertainment and Sports 4-6 Trafalgar Road Kingston 5 Jamaica, West Indies Tel: 876-978-7654 Fax: 876-978-7072 REPLY OR SUBSEQUENT REFERENCE TO THIS COMMUNICATION SHOULD BE MADE TO THE PERMANENT SECRETARY AND THE FOLLOWING REFERENCE QUOTED Ref. MYC.955 NEWS RELEASE   Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, greets the [...]

April 10th, 2017|

Jamaica National Heritage Trust Vacancy – Executive Director GMG/SEG 6

  Job Summary The Executive Director of the Jamaica National Heritage Trust (JNHT) is responsible for preserving and promoting Jamaica’s heritage guided by established policies, goals and objectives approved by the Board of Trustees and /or the relevant Ministry. These policies, goals and objectives will be operationalized through projects, programmes and services deemed to be [...]

March 14th, 2017|

Pullmanture Monarch Cruise Ship docked in the Kingston Harbour

The On December 6, 2016, the Cruise Ship, Pullmanture Monarch docked in the Kingston Harbour. This cruise ship carried approximately 2,700 passengers and is the largest Cruise ship to have docked in the Kingston Harbour. The visit of the Monarch made Tuesday the very first time that all four of Jamaica’s major ports were hosting [...]

December 6th, 2016|