The Geffrye Museum is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help run our ‘Geffrye Explorer’ activities for families during the Summer school holidays.
Geffrye Explorers is open from 10am-5pm, so volunteer sessions run from 9.15am to 5.00pm, on the 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30 August
As the museum is currently closed for a redevelopment project this offer takes place on the front lawns. (Volunteers will support by members
of staff )
Reasonable travel expenses are reimbursed and refreshments are provided.
For this role we are looking for people who are…
· Friendly and enthusiastic
· Committed and reliable
· Enjoy working with families, particularly early years.
· Interact with families and help them to have fun in the museum and gardens
· Hand out quizzes, trails and activities and assist with basic craft activities
· Help us gather feedback on activities (by asking children what they enjoyed)
· Maintain stock levels and help keep the area tidy
Why get involved?
·Gain experience of supporting a busy Learning team in a museum
·Bulid confidence interacting with the public, especially famlies
·Meet new people and join a friendly team of volunteer and staff
How to get involved?
Step 1: Sign into your Geffrye Maker account or sign up here
Step 2: Accept the challenge
Step 3: Await an email from us to talk further.
- Working with Children 0-5yrs
- Working with Children 6 - 12yrs
- Community Work
- Learning and Education
- Visitor Service/ Front of House