Help in heritage

Help in heritage

Looking to lend a hand in protecting and promoting Peterborough’s rich heritage? Here’s how:
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Heritage Events Internship – deadline Friday 29 November 2013

Vivacity’s Heritage Service is looking for an events intern. This would be a great introduction for someone interested in a career in Heritage. The intern will assist with coordinating varied, engaging events and activities to include organising facilities, spaces, people and equipment, health and safety, providing marketing assistance and updating social media, collating feedback for evaluation, assisting with the city’s guided walks programme, coordinating in-house promotional displays and helping with Heritage Festival.

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Family Learning Facilitator

Help by assisting with workshops, activities, distributing trails, activity sacks and other materials as well as helping deliver events at both the Museum and Flag Fen during the school holidays or on bank holiday weekends.

Steward, Museum

Are you confident interacting with the public? Do you have an interest in Heritage? We are looking for enthusiastic and confident volunteers to help us tell our story at the Museum. Our volunteers will help with a variety of tasks: talking about collections in different galleries, meeting and greeting visitors on Front of House, facility checks, replenishing stock in the shop and helping with room set ups. Available: Weekly, days flexible.

Coffee House assistant, Museum

Volunteers assist with a variety of tasks such as serving customers and clearing tables. Available: Wednesday, Thursday or Friday from 11.30am to 2pm