The beauty of Romanesque art comes as a shock.
It triggers an echo which will be all the more ample
that man will be prepared to receive it and respond to it.
. Training in heritage mediation.
. Know the Romanesque heritage.
. Acquire the ability to support audiences of all ages and from all backgrounds in the discovery of heritage.
. Experiment with an original approach to heritage. See the document “Being a guide at the Visitor's House”.
The guide in training is accompanied by an experienced guide from the Visitor's House.
. Week 1 and 2 - He receives preparatory training.
. Week 3 - He guides the visit The basilica unveiled with the support of his trainer.
. From the 4st week - He guides the visit independently The basilica unveiled.
. Learning the content of the visit The basilica unveiled (see our site).
. Oral and gestural expression workshops.
. Initiation to the laws of the construction of the abbey of Vézelay.
. Aesthetic, symbolic and spiritual reading of Romanesque sculpture.
. Guide the Discovery Workshop for individual and group visitors.
. Show the film on the great tympanum of the abbey church: “The Dance of the New Adam”.
. Work in co-responsibility with the team of the Visitor's House.
Personalized assessment with tutors
. Regular interviews with permanent guides during the training,
. Oral assessment at the end of the training.
. Written assessment after the training.
To respond to the proposal
. Have the desire to convey to an audience.
. Preferably have followed or follow a course related to the study, mediation, restoration or creation of heritage: history, art history, architecture, archeology ...
. Take an interest in medieval society.
. Send a cover letter.
. Come and meet the team of the Visitor's House: allow around 48 hours to discover the context.
. Let us know if you have a sufficient command of a second language to welcome and if possible guide.
Accommodation and half-board paid for by the association if necessary.
Possible gratuity within the framework of an internship agreement with the university or the training institute.
dates: two months minimum, between May and October 2021.
Elisabeth Toulet: firstname.lastname@example.org