Recent News & Events

In Honour of Black History Month, homage will be paid to the memory of these forgotten Jamaicans who have made a significant contribution to public life

Joel Augustus Rogers Joel Augustus Rogers (September 6, 1880 – March 26, 1966) was a prolific Jamaican-American writer of history, anthropology and sociology. Rogers was born to mixed race parents in Negril, Jamaica.  He emigrated from Jamaica to the United States in 1906, living briefly in Chicago before settling in New York, where he lived for [...]

February 26th, 2018|

Jamaica National Heritage Trust – Vacancy Executive Director

  The JNHT invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to be assigned to the post of Executive Director (GMG/ SEG 6) Salary Range $3,547,018.00 – $4,216,290.00 per annum and a travelling allowance of $1,341.624.00 is attached to the post. JOB SUMMARY The Executive Director of the Jamaica National Heritage Trust (JNHT) is responsible for preserving [...]

February 6th, 2018|

Jamaica National Heritage Trust Vacancies -Corporate Services Director GMG/SEG 3 and Quantity Surveyor (SOG/ST 5).

  The JNHT invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to be assigned to the post of Corporate Services Director (GMG/ SEG 3) Salary Range $2,097,527.00 – $ 2,493,300.00 per annum and a travelling allowance of $707,448.00 is attached to the post. JOB PURPOSE The Director of Corporate Services oversees the organization of the JNHT’s offices [...]

February 6th, 2018|

Jamaica National Heritage Trust Vacancy- Procurement Officer (GMG/AM 3)

  The JNHT invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to be assigned to the position of Procurement Officer (GMG/AM 3). Salary Range $1,010,480.00 – $1,201,144.00 per annum and a travelling allowance of $707,448.00 attached to the post. Job Purpose Under the direct supervision of the Corporate Services Director, the Procurement Officer of the Jamaica National [...]

January 12th, 2018|

JNHT Heritage Lecture Held at Headquarters House October 31, 2017

On Tuesday October 31, 2017, the JNHT hosted its second Headquarters House Lecture in the former Legislative Chamber at its offices at 79 Duke Street. The Headquarters House Lecture is a special lecture staged annually at the offices of the JNHT in October to end the Heritage Month activities. It seeks to bring attention to [...]

November 23rd, 2017|