Volunteer

For information about all our volunteer opportunities please email:
heritagevolunteering@warwickshire.gov.uk

We are currently recruiting for these roles:

 

Volunteer Writer for Our Warwickshire

Do you enjoy writing? We are looking for one or more volunteers to create articles for the Our Warwickshire website . You would be using material at the Warwickshire County Record Office as the source, and creating articles from it. The role can be done remotely or at the Record Office.

Volunteer with Priory Bookshop

Priory Books is our second hand bookshop based at the County Record Office in Warwick. It specialises in books about Warwickshire and its history, and history books in general. We are looking for someone to help us organise and price the books and to update the shelves. The role needs half a day – ideally on Tuesday morning.

Volunteer with Market Hall Museum Visitor and Events Team

Market Hall Museum, DSCN3221 - CopyWarwick has opportunities in the galleries, front of house and with events – including Make and Create for families on the first Saturday of the month

We are especially looking for volunteers who are able to volunteer in the afternoons, or at weekends when we have events.

More information is available:  Market Hall Museum Volunteer Role Profile
You can apply online: Volunteer Registration Form

Other Volunteer Roles

Volunteer roles include helping to  process recent archaeological discoveries with our Archaeology team. Conserving and indexing archives at the County Record Office. Getting involved with our Museums and Heritage Education team, for instance at  Arty Tots  our creative session for grandparents and their grandchildren. Or helping us to develop our  wildlife garden at St John’s museum. Why not join our friendly teams who regularly share and learn new skills and knowledge?

Applying for Roles

Volunteer roles become available from time to time and are advertised on this page. If you would like to find out more please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, or register to join our list of potential volunteers.

We send details of new projects to anyone who has registered. To register with us you can use our online form:
Register your interest in Volunteering form
or download our Volunteer Registration Form [Download PDF]

Work Experience

We also offer a number of work experience placements. You can contact the Volunteer Coordinator to discuss your interests, or download a Work Experience Registration Form .
[Download PDF].

Useful forms

Expenses: We can offer to reimburse the cost of parking or public transport up to £10 when you volunteer for 4 hours or longer.

The Volunteer Coordinator is Sarah Hann. You can contact her :

Email: heritagevolunteering@warwickshire.gov.uk Tel: 01926 736422. You can also call in to see her: St John’s Museum Warwick CV34 4NF