Purpose of Role
Anticipated Time Contribution
Flexible – our busiest time is in Spring and Summer, however we do receive bookings from February to November.
Main Activities or Duties
Welcome schools groups to the bridge to begin their visit
Help prepare workshops and other materials in advance
Support and deliver education workshops in the Visitor Centre
Support and deliver guided tours of the bridge
Help teachers with any questions or listen to feedback if required
If possible aid with clearing away of workshop material after visit
What we are looking for
Good communication skills with children and young adults
Experience working with primary or secondary schools
Polite and friendly manner
All new volunteers are invited to shadow an existing volunteer and the CLV Officer to gain an overview of the role and how the organisation works.
A general induction will be given by the Manager or CLV Officer. The induction will include an introduction to the gallery displays, museum policy and procedures, general responsibilities and terms and conditions as outlined in the induction checklist.
Full tour guide and workshop delivery training will be given.
We welcome new ideas, if you have ideas for workshops that link to the curriculum we would love to develop them with you.
All Volunteers will be DBS checked.
Meeting new people – both visitors and fellow volunteers
Teach students about meaningful subjects
Learn new skills
Mileage allowance within agreed guidelines paid
Opportunity to work as part of the team & feedback to how the centre and education programme can be improved
Team events and trips
Please contact Kat Tudor on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0117 974 4664 for more information or to submit a completed application form.