Reference No V5
Title Information Coordinator
Role Profile V5 - Information Coordinator
Summary The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPdA) is looking to recruit volunteers for their city centre and Addenbrooks offices. Confidence with the English language,  a flair for office administration and excellent interpersonal skills are essential for this varied and interesting role.  
Closing date On-going until further notice 
Contact contact.opda@admin.cam.ac.uk
Website http://www.opda.cam.ac.uk/aboutus/the-team/volunteers-1/application-form-for-volunteers

 

 

Reference No V6
Title Public Engagement 
Role Profile  
Summary Gain experience and confidence interacting with the public by volunteering at one of our events or festivals, the Cambridge Science Festival, Cambridge Festival of Ideas or the Open Cambridge weekend.  We could not put on events of this scale without the help of hundreds of volunteers who donate their time, energy and expertise.  If you would like to volunteer as a steward please visit: https://www.cam.ac.uk/public-engagement/information-for-staff-and-studen...
Closing date On-going until further notice 
Contact publicengagement@admin.cam.ac.uk
Website https://www.cam.ac.uk/public-engagement/information-for-staff-and-students/volunteer-with-us

 

 

Reference No V7
Title Volunteer at Degree Ceremonies
Role Profile V7 -Degree Ceremony Volunteer - Role Profile 2016
Summary University of Cambridge degree ceremonies take place in the Senate-House throughout the year from October to July. Elements of the ceremony have their origin amongst the earliest customs of the University some eight hundred years ago. For the events to run smoothly, volunteers are required  - help to make someone's day extra special.
Closing date On-going until further notice 
Contact volunteers@alumni.cam.ac.uk
Website https://www.alumni.cam.ac.uk/get-involved/volunteering

 

 

Reference No V14
Title Events Volunteer - Museum of Classical Archaeology
Role Profile V14 - Museum of Classical Archaeology
Summary The Museum of Classical Archaeology are looking for a team of volunteers who can assist with the preparation, advertising and running of the programme of events
Closing date On-going until further notice 
Contact Jennie Thornber 01223 767044
Website http://www.museums.cam.ac.uk/get-involved


 

Reference No V25
Title Data Entry Volunteer
Role Profile V25 - Data Entry Volunteer
Summary

Entering names and dates into a database

Closing date On-going until further notice 
Contact archivist@joh.cam.ac.uk
Website  

 

 

Reference No V26
Title Operations Volunteer
Role Profile V26 - Operations Volunteer
Summary

We need several volunteers who can assist our new residents to find their way around the North West Cambridge development, help to direct them to their accommodation, show them where to find shops and facilities, and to offer a welcome drink.

Closing date On-going until further notice 
Contact nb200@cam.ac.uk
Website  

 

Reference No V32
Title Summer at the Museums Volunteer
Role Profile V32 - Summer at the Museums Volunteer
Summary

Summer at the Museums is an annual programme of events for families which takes place between Saturday 22 July and Sunday 3 September 2017.  With hands-on activities happening throughout the summer holidays, there is plenty to get involved with.
We are looking for dedicated, enthusiastic volunteers who enjoy dealing with the public to help support the programme in a variety of ways. 
There are various volunteer opportunities available across the University Museums and Botanic Garden. Tasks may vary, but often include:
• Setting up and clearing away visitor activities
• Greeting visitors/registering visitors for pre-booked activities
• Stewarding visitors and museum audiences
• Assisting families with workshop/activities
• Preparing materials for activities
• Assisting with evaluations/photo permission forms

 

Closing date 12/06/2017
Contact opendoor@hermes.cam.ac.uk
Website  

 

Reference No V34
Title

Volunteer Friends Events Organiser at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Role Profile

V34 - Volunteer Friends Events Organiser at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Summary

MAA Friends has just under 100 members and it is our ambition to grow this number, particularly among those who live in and around Cambridge.  We are now seeking a Volunteer Friends Events Organiser to help maximise the potential of existing activities and to identify opportunities for new events, in conjunction with members of the Friends Committee and museum staff.
Volunteer tasks
• Liaising with staff at the museum and members of the Friends Committee in relation to planned events and identifying opportunities for additional Friends events/activities, both at MAA and at other relevant locations.
• Contacting Friends regarding forthcoming events by mail and/or by email.
• Maintaining invitation lists, co-ordinating replies and managing attendance lists for Friends’ events.
• Liaising with the MAA Front-of-House team and other museum personnel as necessary to ensure the smooth running of Friends events.
• Attending Friends events.
• Handling general administrative duties related to Friends events.

Closing date 29/05/2017
Contact

opendoor@hermes.cam.ac.uk

Website  

 

Reference No V35
Title

Archaeology Documentation Volunteer at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Role Profile

V35 - Archaeology Documentation Volunteer at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Summary

The Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology (MAA) is in the process of improving a discrete archaeological collection of Palaeolithic material, for which it is jointly responsible, in the form of updating the collections management database entries, barcoding storage boxes and repacking where necessary. To assist in this project, we are recruiting two volunteers from 

Closing date

18/06/2017

Contact

opendoor@hermes.cam.ac.uk

Website

http://www.museums.cam.ac.uk/get-involved

 

Reference No V36
Title

Collections Volunteer at the Museum of Archeology and Anthropology

Role Profile

V36 - Collections Volunteer at the Museum of Archeology and Anthropology

Summary

The Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology (MAA) is beginning the process of inventorying its archaeological collections to improve our documentation. We are recruiting a team of volunteers to undertake a discrete section of this project from 31 July to 25 August 2017. 

Closing date

03/07/2017

Contact

opendoor@hermes.cam.ac.uk

Website http://www.museums.cam.ac.uk/get-involved

 

Reference No V37
Title

University of Cambridge Museums Volunteers for Summerdaze

Role Profile

V37 - University of Cambridge Museums Volunteers for Summerdaze

Summary

Suammerdaze is a Cambridge City Council programme of free summer events for children and their families who live and play in Cambridge. This has been created through the Children and Young Peoples Participation Service (ChYpPs).

UCM is looking for volunteers to support the summer activities that are taking place in parks and recreational grounds across the city, providing free, fun activities from the Museums with children and families.

Closing date

22/06/2017

Contact

opendoor@hermes.cam.ac.uk

Website http://www.museums.cam.ac.uk/get-involved

 

For more information about volunteering, or if you have any questions, please email: volunteers@alumni.cam.ac.uk