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Current Volunteer Opportunities

We have a wide range of volunteering opportunities all year round, however at present we are especially looking for volunteers in the areas shown in the boxes and listed below: 

Social Media  & Online Shop Volunteer

We are looking for a volunteer to support our Retail Team to update our online shop and to work with our Communications & Marketing team to update posts on the Museum's social media platforms

This is a creative role and will suit someone who is confident with photography, copywriting and  who understands how to connect with audiences via different social media channels.

For full details, please download the role summary.

Kitchen Porter Volunteer

We're looking for some who would like to gain experience volunteering in a   busy catering operation.

Based in the back kitchens, you'll be supporting our Fish & Chip shop team tackling various tasks, including cleaning and getting involved in food preparation.

For further info please download the role summary.

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Historical Equine Transport

Helping to refurbish & restore equine supported transport.

Find out more & apply

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Outdoor Projects Volunteering

Supporting to successfully complete outdoor maintenance tasks across the whole of the Museum's village.

Find out more & apply

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Gardening Team

Family Gardening Activities Volunteer Leader.

We are looking for a person with previous experience in leadership to support our upcoming Family Volunteer offer over the summer.

Find out more & apply

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Visitor Engagement Volunteers

Current roles: Administrator, Engagement volunteer or Street Games 

Find out more & apply

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The Locksmith's House

We are looking for  a volunteer to help with  demonstrating activities to schools and general visitors at our sister Museum, The Locksmith's House in Willenhall.

Find out more & apply

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Audience & Community

Join our team to help us grow and diversify our visitor base.

Find out more & apply

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Retail & Admissions

Gain customer service skills and help to deliver an exceptional visitor experience.

Find out more & apply

Contact Us

If you have some spare time and would like to be involved, we’d like to hear from you! 

If you'd like to apply to become a volunteer, please download an application form and send it to our Volunteer Manager,  Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley DY4 4SQ or email: 

Find out more about  what to expect and how to apply  or contact a member of the team on  0121 557 9643.

For Work Experience Placements, please see Study at BCLM .

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