Volunteering at the Petrie Museum
Our volunteering programme is currently full. New vacancies will be posted here so please check back again soon.
UCL Culture offers a vibrant volunteering program that gives our volunteers holistic experience of the museum sector.
We prioritise applications from UCL student and alumni, before considering external applicants.
You might volunteer at an occasional evening event or at a weekend shifts. This would be for a broad range of events, from film showings to cross-campus festivals
"I worked events with my good friend Stephanie and the lovely event manager Helen, and we had a great time. " (Events Volunteer)
contact: Helen Pike firstname.lastname@example.org
Front of House
Afternoon shifts available Tuesday - Saturday
Welcoming visitors to the museum and preparing visitor materials and interpretation guides
"Everyone had a question, and it was fun speaking to people about a topic I absolutely adore." [Front of House Volunteer]
Contact: Lucy Dunn email@example.com
Shifts are usually a half day running 9-5 Monday - Thursday
Projects can range from archive management to working on the museum's social media. Specific details of projects will be given when available.
Please note, we cannot guarantee project availability, and they will sometimes have prerequisite skill requirements.
"I was able to work alongside the curator, conservator and manager on international and more localised projects." [Projects Volunteer]
Social media volunteer opportunity: currently unavailable
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
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