Events Volunteer

What will you do?

– Help to create resources and aid with marketing such as leafleting
– Help with set up/take down
– Assist with car parking
– Act as a ‘Meet and Greeter’
– Supervise key locations including ticket checking for talks and workshops
– Support the delivery of family and child friendly craft activities, games, birthday parties and other activities such as storytelling, music and dance (training provided)
– Facilitate feedback questionnaires

What will you learn?

– Gain first-hand experience of volunteering at two heritage sites
– Gain knowledge and a set of engagement, facilitation and communication skills
– Develop a knowledge of different events
– Training provided in the content & historical background of both sites and in public engagement techniques
– Be part of the wider heritage team across Leicestershire County Council

Is this you?

– Good communication skills
– Enjoy engaging with people of all ages
– Have a pleasant and helpful manner and a willingness to learn
– Friendly and able to work as part of a team
– Enthusiasm for history & heritage
– Willing to take part in some physical work

If you are interested please contact Tim Savage on or call 0116 30 52566

For more information on Volunteering please contact

If you are interested please contact Tim Savage on or call 0116 30 52566


2 volunteers looking at old fashioned games 4 young children and a volunteer looking in the well in the courtyard A photo of a volunteer in period costume showing a child how to print



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