Volunteer Opportunities with Chippenham Museum

24th January 2020 / News archive

A team of over 60 volunteers support the museum in a number of ways including welcoming visitors and supporting the museum’s education and collections activities.

Current volunteer opportunities:


Discovery Time Volunteer

Help to support and develop our under 5s session on Monday mornings, 9.30am – 12.30pm every or every other Monday.

Applications open until: Monday 17 February

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Collections Volunteer

Catalogue records in the museum’s digital Modes Database and carry out basic research on objects beings catalogued. This role will take place on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays (mornings, afternoons or all day) for between 3 and 6 months.

Applications open until: Sunday 1 March

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Seasonal Visitor Welcome Volunteer

Based at Chippenham Museum and the Yelde Hall, Visitor Welcome Volunteers greet visitors, take payments in the museum shop and encourage conversations to create a warm and friendly experience throughout a visit. Volunteers usually join the museum for 3 hours every week or fortnight, with opportunities on weekdays and Saturday. This role will take place between June and October.

Applications open until: Sunday 18 April

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