CURRENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
We’re always happy to welcome new volunteers. Currently we are looking for people to volunteer at Amberley in the following roles;
Amberley Welcome Team – Help to welcome and inspire our visitors as they explore the Museum site – Full training and support given.
Office administration – Help out in the Museum office by answering the phones, dealing with enquiries, data input and general office admin.
Marketing team – An opportunity to assist with marketing activities for the Museum.
Retail outlets and restaurant – Be the welcoming face of the Museum in the ticket office/gift shop, or help out in the restaurant.
Education – Assist with the smooth running of school visits and family activities throughout the year.
Events team – Volunteer alongside our Events Manager. Try everything from marshalling, answering visitor enquiries to providing refreshments for the exhibitors. Enjoy being part of our popular event days team!
Specialised skills – We would love to hear from you if you have particular skills relevant to our Museum Collections eg engineering, transport (including rail, buses, motor vehicles and bicycles) printing, energy or communication.
Craftspeople – An opportunity to showcase your skills of a traditional craft, or learn a new skill and keep traditional crafts alive for future generations.
Site Maintenance – Keeping Amberley looking spic and span is a full-time task – there are always jobs we need help with, everything from carpentry to decorating!
Grounds and gardening work – Amberley Museum is home to nature trails and a landscape that has evolved in a former chalk quarry. If you have a passion for nature conservation or gardening please come and help us nurture our beautiful site set in the heart of the South Downs National Park.
Please get in touch if you are looking for work experience or taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh scheme – we are always happy to encourage people starting out or making a career change!