Applications are welcomed from students aged 16+ at school or university.
Closing Date: Friday 31st March 2017.
Please note: We regret that we are unable to provide placements during designated school work experience weeks, which fall within term-time.
This role does not include any out-of-pocket expenses.
About this Role
Further information is available in the more detailed Volunteer Role Description.
Informal enquiries should be directed to our Education and Outreach Coordinator:
Tel. 01223 767044
What this role will entail:
One week will be spent supporting the work of the Museum of Classical Archaeology; the second week will be spent supporting the work of the Classical Faculty Library.
Why the Museum of Classical Archaeology and Classical Faculty Library need this role:
This placement is open to those of all backgrounds and experiences, especially those interested in working in the museum and library sectors. The Volunteer will be asked to assist with administrative tasks to support the work of the Curator, the Museum Education and Outreach Coordinator, the Museum Attendant and the Librarian. S/he will also be asked to perform front of house duties and to support learning activities.
Potential time commitment:
The agreed time period for a volunteer placement is two weeks, excluding weekends. A normal day will be 10am-4pm. Placements will take place during the summer holidays.
How to Apply
Please download the extended Volunteer Role Description and then complete and submit a Work Experience Expression of Interest Form.
You will need to include the names and contact details of two referrees. We recommend you ask them before you submit your form.
Completed Expression of Interest Forms can be posted or emailed to:
Museum of Classical Archaeology
What happens next
Unfortunately, work experience placements are limited. If you have been successful, we will invite you in for an informal chat and ask you to confirm your acceptance. If you have been unsuccessful, we will email you to let you know by early April 2017.