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Opportunity: Access Art Project Promoter

Gain valuable voluntary experience whilst promoting a project which aims to support young people in accessing and engaging with art. Access Art is seeking a one-off Volunteer to help recruit short term volunteers at the New Year Volunteering Fair. If you want to support an Arts project locally, without committing too much time then this is the opportunity for you. Through this role you will be indirectly supporting children and young people gain confidence accessing and understanding art as well as encouraging a lifelong love of art, museums and galleries. This role will provide the opportunity to work on your marketing/presentation skills and practice negotiating/influencing others.

Opportunity: Room Steward (18 Stafford Terrace)

The aim of the role is to help visitors have a better experience of the house

Opportunity: Social Media & Blogs Assistant / Website and PR Volunteer

The London Museum of water & steam is undergoing a huge change in the way we do communications, and we need a Communications volunteer in order to help us achieve our goals

Opportunity: Collections Development and Review Volunteer (Chelsea)

To offer volunteers a unique opportunity to play a key role, while gaining experience working with a national collection of historic importance.

Opportunity: Volunteer Room Guide

If only these walls could talk! That’s why our volunteer room guides make such a difference. They’re passionate about family stories, art and interiors, and love making people feel at home. They know all the must-see spots, and help us to share the ways we’re looking after them. They help steward our precious interiors whilst also providing an enjoyable visitor experience.

Opportunity: Front of House Volunteer

Front of House volunteers play an important role in bringing our spaces to life, providing a warm welcome for all visitors and sharing their knowledge of the Fulham Palace site and history.

Opportunity: Kenwood House Event Volunteers

English Heritage hosts several large scale events during the year and we are looking for volunteers to help us organise and deliver activities during those events, to ensure that all of our visitors to these events have a fantastic, high quality and enjoyable day.
Our Events Volunteer Programme is a fantastic opportunity to develop skills in a practical setting alongside a team that delivers a wide variety of large scale events.
At Kenwood we are hosting a variety of events such as Summer concerts, open air theatre and cinema, festivals, Christmas events and many more.

Opportunity: Museum Assistant Volunteer

The Museum of Brands is a popular friendly museum of consumer culture located in West London. Our volunteer Museum Assistants help us to run the museum on a day-to-day basis, providing a warm welcome to our customers and playing an essential part in our activities. Volunteers will be museum ambassadors for this exciting, lively, and engaging museum.

We recently hosted a group of UCL students as part of the Volunteering Service’s November 2019 Social Hackathons - we’d love to invite UCL students to come back to join us as regular volunteers at the museum.

Opportunity: Room Guide (18 Stafford Terrace)

18 Stafford Terrace was the home of Punch cartoonist Edward Linley Sambourne, his wife Marion, their two children and their live-in servants. A late Victorian family home it is preserved almost entirely intact, giving a memorable insight into the lives of the Sambournes and the world in which they lived.

We are looking for volunteer Visitor Assistants who will be on hand to provide a warm, friendly welcome to visitors and keep an eye on the contents of our rooms.

The role will give you the opportunity to get to know the art work and house in more depth. It will also be sociable and offer new opportunities for learning and skills development.

Opportunity: Shout Out Loud Young Producer

Shout Out Loud aims to give young people a voice in stories and ideas of the past, by placing them at the very heart of the project.

Opportunity: Volunteer Events Assistant

Fancy being an elf for the day? Or are you a champion at putting up deckchairs? There’s nothing like a fun day out, and Events Assistants help us to make them happen at Osterley Park.

Opportunity: Explainer

We are looking for friendly and enthusiastic people to help our visitors to understand and enjoy their visit to Kenwood House.

Opportunity: Volunteer Welcome Guide

Our Welcome Guides offer a high standard of customer service to our visitors. They’ll inform visitors of daily events, sell guidebooks and ensure they are aware of the constraints when visiting Ham House that are essential to the safekeeping of the property.

Opportunity: Front of House Volunteer

Help the London Museum of Water & Steam welcome visitors and give information to visitors about the site’s history

Opportunity: Learning Volunteer: Schools and Families

* To assist staff with elements of the administration and delivery of the schools and famiies* programme of sessions in the Museum*s Foyle Centre
* To offer volunteers a unique opportunity to play a key role while gaining experience working with a national museum collection of historic importance

Opportunity: Public Programmes & Tour Guide Volunteer

> Provide a welcoming environment and rewarding learning experience to museum visitors through guided tours and customer support at talks, events and workshops for adults
> Help visitors gain a deeper level of understanding about the themes and issues explored in the Museum*s galleries and public programmes
> To offer volunteers a unique opportunity to play a key role while gaining experience working with a national museum collection of historic importance

School and Family Programming Volunteer


Do you want to gain hands on, practical experience of working with school and family groups in a heritage setting? Do you want experience of developing and delivering educational programming for a range of ages including under 5s’ Then this role of School and Family Programming Volunteer is for you.

Opportunity: Visitor Assistant

Enhance visitors’ experience of Highgate Cemetery by providing a warm welcome, initial information, tickets and merchandise.

Opportunity: Education Assistants

To assist the running of our popular Schools Programme. In particular to deliver educational, object-handling sessions to visiting primary school classes.

Opportunity: Volunteer Tour Guide

Bring the history of Hackney*s oldest house alive for members of the public.

Opportunity: Front of House Volunteer

Volunteers play an invaluable and integral part in the everyday operations of our unique and beautiful historic houses, and make a valuable contribution to our work too. Handel & Hendrix in London provides a stimulating environment for volunteers to develop their knowledge, meet new people and acquire new skills.

Learning Team Volunteers

Our learning team volunteers bring history to life for visitors to Kenwood House. We need your help to support and lead activity sessions for children, young families and school groups.

Are you interested in gaining some new skills and meeting new people in one of London’s hidden gems’ Kenwood House is set on the edge of Hampstead Heath and surrounded by tranquil landscaped gardens. The House enjoys breath-taking interiors, a stunning art collection and period gardens which are free to the public to enjoy.

Opportunity: Music Volunteer

We are creating a new team of Organists and Pianists to become Music Volunteers, offering you the opportunity to share your skills and help create an immersive visitor experience by bringing live music to the Palace! These organists and pianists will support a variety of fascinating events including our new monthly family fun days.

Opportunity: Room Steward

To enhance the visitor experience by ensuring a high level of customer service and answering any questions visitors may have about Charles Dickens or the Museum when appropriate.