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Volunteer Roles

Visitor Experience Volunteers

Volunteers play an important role at our Museum sites, Powerhouse Museum in Ultimo, Sydney Observatory, at the Rocks and the Museums Discovery Centre at Castle Hill. By contributing to the creation of a lively, welcoming, interactive public environment. Volunteers encourage and foster visitor interaction by starting conversations and sharing stories with visitors about objects, co-delivering tours and facilitating hands-on activities.

Join the Interactives Volunteer Team

Volunteers play an important role at the Museum Discovery Centre in Castle Hill and the Powerhouse Museum in Ultimo, by contributing to the creation of a lively, welcoming, interactive public environment. Volunteers encourage and foster visitor interaction by starting conversations and sharing stories with visitors about objects, co-delivering tours and facilitating hands-on activities. This spring we are recruiting Interactive Volunteers, assisting on alternate weekends from November to May. This role is a great opportunity to work with a dynamic team to bring the collection at the Museums Discovery Centre to life.

Read more about the role and apply by clicking here 

 

Behind the Scenes Volunteers

Behind the Scenes volunteers support staff in work that happens outside the public areas of the museum in a wide range of departments including: Education and Visitor Services, Curatorial, Registration, Conservation and IT.

Please note: Positions in Behind the Scenes departments are limited and are first made available to our existing pool of volunteers and are then advertised here.