If you have a keen interest in museums and have time to spare, would you consider volunteering or undertaking a work placement at The Museum of Timekeeping?
The museum is currently within an exciting time of development and is looking to recruit new volunteers to become a valuable part of the workforce and also as trustees. We welcome volunteers sharing an interest in the museum from all backgrounds and abilities.
The Museum of Timekeeping is seeking exceptional new skilled Trustees to develop the museum at this exciting time of opportunity. For an informal chat about opportunities and required skills please contact us on 01636 817601 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t worry if you don’t know much about clocks and watches as training opportunities plus useful volunteer resources will be provided to help you get started. The museum also very much welcomes volunteer interest from professional and amateur horologists who would like to get involved in the work of the museum.
Whether you are looking for a regular weekly volunteering opportunity, or perhaps just one day a fortnight or month, our volunteering options are flexible, and can be arranged to suit.
We are currently seeking volunteers to help in a variety of roles including:
- Room Guides and Tour Guides to support new opening arrangements
- Marketing & Social Media
- Collections Documentation & Inventory
- Education & Learning
- Creative Activities
- Research & Exhibitions
- … and more!
Work Placements & Internships
If you are interested in studying towards a career in heritage, the arts, or working in museums, a placement or volunteering role at the Museum of Timekeeping may also be something that you would like to consider. We can offer opportunities across a range of areas and will provide support so that you can develop the relevant skills and knowledge you need.
How to Apply
If you would like to become a volunteer or carry out a placement please get in touch on 01636 817601 or email email@example.com to discuss the opportunities in more detail.
The museum will open on Fridays from 11am – 3pm from 5th April 2019 to 27th September 2019.
We also do group visits throughout the year, please contact us for more details.
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