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Would you like to meet new people in a friendly environment? Would you like to learn new skills and develop your experience to improve your employment opportunities?  Would you like contribute to a really worthwhile organisation and help it to become stronger and better in future? 

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A little spare time?

Whatever the reason, if you have a little spare time, take a look at our volunteer opportunities. Volunteers are at the heart of our museum and we’re looking for new volunteers of different ages with a diverse range of interests and talents. Whether you’re retired, working part-time, or still in college or school, we’d love to talk to you. 

 
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Current Opportunities

Catering Role

Volunteer

We would like to set up a simple cafe facility at the museum to provide refreshments for our visitors.

Please view the role description and if this sounds like something that could interest you, please get in touch.

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Co-ordinator Role

Volunteer

We are increasing the number of volunteers and are looking for someone to help us manage our volunteer team and organise the rota.

Please view the role description and if this sounds like something that could interest you, please get in touch.

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Costume Maker Role

Volunteer

We’re looking for people with sewing skills to work with us to create replica costumes/garments.

Please view the role description and if this sounds like something that could interest you, please get in touch.

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Visitor Services Role

Volunteer

To be the first point of contact for visitors to the museum, to be part of an excellent visitor experience, and to support the museum’s income generation.

Please view the role description and if this sounds like something that could interest you, please get in touch.

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Light Infantry Archive Coordinator

Volunteer

To oversee the Light Infantry (LI) archives and carry out research projects relevant to the LI regiment, collection and archives, including responding to enquiries from members of the public.

Please view the role description and if this sounds like something that could interest you, please get in touch.

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Regimental Archive Coordinator (DCLI)

Volunteer

To oversee the DCLI archives and carry out research projects relevant to the DCLI regiment, collection and archives, including responding to enquiries from members of the public.

Please view the role description and if this sounds like something that could interest you, please get in touch.

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Research Team Member

Volunteer

 

To join our small but dedicated research team, to assist with research enquiries using traditional and digital methods on behalf of researchers and the general public.

Please view the role description and if this sounds like something that could interest you, please get in touch.

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