Do you have a passion for local history?
A local Town Team is looking for someone to dress up in period costume and guide walking groups around Rochford and/or the Old House, while also learning about local history.
Preparation is undertaken at home, with occasional training/meetings - unfortunately costumes are not provided. Events involve either a walking tour of Rochford lasting about an hour, or guiding people around the Old House (which is not wheelchair accessible and has narrow/uneven stairs & passageways).
Events are run periodically throughout the year, so volunteers are asked for their availability each time an event is planned. It is important that you consider your reliability and commitment before agreeing to volunteer at an event.
- Good speaking voice
- Interest in History
- Enjoys storytelling and 'bringing history to life'
- Availability and commitment are essential aspects to this role
- Data Protection policy
- DBS check required
- Equal opportunities policy
- Expenses reimbursed
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
- Suitable for under 18s
- Training provided
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 23/04/2019
End Date: 23/04/2020
Events are run periodically throughout the year, so volunteers are asked for their availability each time an event is planned.
This opportunity can be carried out whilst working from home.
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