Please contact us if you would like to join our committed team of friendly volunteers at the Centre or to get further information on what is involved in being a Volunteer.
Volunteers in our galleries work three-hour shifts, either 10am-1pm or 1pm-4pm. Our visitors frequently remark on how friendly and helpful our volunteers staff are, so you would be joining a great team. Check us out on TripAdvisor.
To find out more please get in touch by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone us on 01628 780 555 and ask to speak to our manager. Note: all public contact volunteers will need to have a DBS certificate.
Front of House Volunteers
Assist with the day-to-day running of the Heritage Centre, welcoming visitors, explaining what there is to see and processing shop sales and tickets. You will need a friendly and engaging personality and to be reasonably fit and active. Prior knowledge of till systems and card machines is advantageous. In particular we are looking for volunteers willing to work on a Saturday from 10am-4pm. Full training will be provided.
Air Transport Auxiliary Gallery Stewards / Spitfire Simulator Instructors
If you have an interest in aviation and a willingness to engage with visitors and learn how to operate our Spitfire Simulator, why not apply to be one of our enthusiastic ATA stewards? Unlimited simulator flights are just one of the perks! In particular we are looking for volunteers willing to work on a Wednesday afternoon from 1pm-4pm and to fill in for others absent due to holidays or illness.
Secretary to the Trustees
Our Board of Trustees meet every 6-8 weeks and are looking for somebody to circulate agendas and take minutes. This role might suit somebody who has recently retired from an administration job.
Facilities Management Volunteer
We are looking for someone to manage the maintenance of our premises, arranging for routine servicing and other necessary tasks to be carried out. If you have the practical skills it takes to do this role, we would like to hear from you.
We are looking for a coordinator to manage our front of house volunteers and their rota and also to help train new recruits. Good people skills and patience are essential.
Family Events Volunteers
We would love to hear from volunteers who would like to help with the delivery of family activities in half-terms and the school holidays, ie craft days or story telling. You need to enjoy working with young people! Experience working in a family friendly environment would be useful.
Human Resources, Training and Personnel Development
If you have experience of working in HR or leading training courses and are looking to make a difference through volunteering, we would like to hear from you.