Core to the Museum, is the collection. Its care, management and use helps us to tell the story of Egham's history. The role includes: Caring for the Museum's collection of artefacts, documents and photographs in line with Museum Accreditation Scheme standards.  Carrying out an audit and review of the collection

digesting the collections (photographs and scanning items).  Updating catalogue records (putting collection information onto the computer database).  Identifying opportunities to make collections more engaging and accessible to our visitors.  Managing public access to stored collections.

This is a voluntary role and no payment can be made, but we can offer you:

A friendly and welcoming environment.

Training and support in all areas of the role.

An enjoyable experience.

References for future employers.

Endless cups of tea/coffee.

What skills do I need?

This role would interest you if you:

enjoy working in a small team

have a good sense of order and enjoy organising things

are interested in history and want to learn about the Museum

willing to learn new Museum sector skills and standards

can spare a few hours on a regular weekly basis.

  • Arts, Heritage and Culture
  • Employment, Education and Training
  • Administration and Office
  • IT and Websites

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Availability Details

Egham Museum is open to the public on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am and 4.30pm and on Saturdays between 10.30am and 12.30pm.

Location

The Literary Institute
Egham
Surrey
TW20 9EW

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