Rayleigh Windmill Volunteer

The role includes: Meeting and greeting visitors; recording visitor numbers; engaging with visitors and answering questions; stewarding the site to ensure that the building and visitors are safe at all times; conducting visitor questionnaires; report concerns to Rochford District Council in a timely manner.


No formal skills are required for this role, but you must have a general enthusiasm for local history and have a friendly and pleasant manner.


  • Accessibility
  • 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
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 21/05/2019

End Date: 21/05/2020

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Morning No No Yes No No No No
Afternoon No No Yes No No Yes Yes
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

The Rayleigh Windmill open season is typically end of March to end of September each year. We also open on a Wednesday in school half terms in January, February and October. We would be looking for volunteers to join the Windmill Network Group to support the opening of the Rayleigh Windmill. Not all dates are compulsory; a rota would be arranged with the Volunteer Coordinator.


Rayleigh Windmill
Bellingham Lane

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