Museum Helper – Newton Stewart Museum [20099]

The Museum, Newton Stewart
Newton Stewart
Over 16s

Summary of role

To help staff the desk during opening hours, and provide helpful information to visitors to enhance their experience. Also, if wished to help maintain and upkeep the Museum, during visiting hours quiet periods, with a little light cleaning, or weeding etc.

When we are closed, a group of volunteers come in and clean top to bottom and rearrange displays under the guidance of our head curator.

People can volunteer for one of (or a combination) the following: welcoming visitors, stocktaking, cataloguing/research, cleaning and maintenance, gardening, outreach to the community.

We are currently open Monday to Saturday, from 31st March till the end of October, and occasional evenings.

Time required details

You work in pairs, once every three weeks from 12pm till 4.30pm. The museum is open Monday-Saturday, April-October.