Along with a supportive learning environment, we offer the chance to gain new skills and experience or simply to do something you enjoy.
Communications Volunteer (Volunteering Team)
This role, based in our small, friendly volunteering team, will focus on showcasing their talents as well as involvement in work to improve our volunteers’ experience. You will have lots of scope to develop the role, be creative and get hands on with day to day activity.
To apply, please ask for an application form by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Communications Volunteer’ in the subject line.
- Apply by Sunday 2 April 2023
- Interviews will take place Wednesday 12 April
Egyptian Collections Volunteer
The collections Team is looking for volunteers to support the AHRC-funded project called ‘Mobilising Collections Histories for Institutional Change: Egypt at the Horniman Museum’. The project will undertake a critical social history, characterisation, and appraisal of Egyptian objects at the Horniman Museum. The Egyptian Collections volunteer will be assisting in the survey at the Horniman Museum store in Greenwich. You will be supporting a friendly team and get hands on with some of the Horniman Museum collections.
To apply, please ask for an application form by emailing email@example.com with ‘Egyptian Collections Volunteer’ in the subject line.
- Closing date for applications: 11 April 2023
- Interviews will take place on 19 May 2023
- Induction will take place on 26 May 2023
This is a regular, visitor-facing role in our Natural History and World galleries helping to bring our displays and objects to life and enabling visitors to have a richer, more hands-on experience. An Engage volunteer shift also involves helping visitors understand the behaviour of insects in the Butterfly House and, with further training, marine life in the Aquarium.
We are looking for people with good spoken English, a friendly manner and a willingness to learn.
To apply, please ask for an application form by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Engage Volunteer’ in the subject line.
- Apply by Sunday 16 April 2023
- A group selection session will be held on Wednesday 26 April
- Inductions will be held on the 3 and 5 May 2023
Family and Public Events Volunteer
The Events team plans and deliver a varied programme throughout the year and we are looking for volunteers to support us with its delivery. This role would involve supporting the Events team with ticketed workshops, free drop-in activities, family festivals and adults’ programmes.
To apply, please ask for an application form by emailing email@example.com with ‘Events Volunteer’ in the subject line.