Poole Museum - Hands on History Assistant

Purpose: We are looking for Tactile Trail Assistant volunteers to talk about and show objects from the collections of Poole Museum. Volunteers will have the chance to show objects that aren’t usually on show at the museum from different areas of interest including archaeology, social history natural history and maritime. You will be interacting with members of the public and interpreting the objects.

When: Every Thursday in August (2, 9, 16, 23 and 30th) 12:45pm to 16:15pm

Where: Poole Museum, 4 High Street, Poole. BH15 1BW

Benefits: Reasonable expenses will be reimbursed. Gain experience in museum collections and customer services.

Required or Helpful: Interest and knowledge of Poole and the museum collections would be helpful but not essential. Good communication skills and enjoying dealing with the public essential. Standing for long periods.

Supervisor: Louise

For more information, sign in to 'my volunteer page' here https://app.betterimpact.com/Login/VolunteerNoSearch?agencyGuid=914795ab-f7b8-49d9-a11a-848a65cbad83  or email culturevolunteers@poole.gov.uk