Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteering Opportunities

Police Museum Volunteer for Museum of Policing in Cheshire

Role Type: Casual
Based: Warrington Town Centre
Categories: Information and advice

What would I be doing?

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dedicated Team of volunteers at the Museum of Policing Cheshire. If you have a passion for the Police service or Museums or you just want to know more and get involved, then please read on!

Museum volunteers will collect a group of visitors from reception, advise of safety and security protocols and escort the group into the museum.
The museum respects visitor safeguarding as a priority and is pleased to offer an inclusive environment to all community groups.

If you have a few hours a day or just one day a month during the day, we would like to hear from you.
If you would like to know more then please click the 'enquire online about this opportunity' on the link below.

What skills do I need?

Being friendly and approachable are the main skills needed for this opportunity.
Full training is provided to enhance your existing skills.

About Museum of Policing in Cheshire

The Museum of Policing is a registered charity, and run on a voluntary basis with expenses being met by the donations of our supporters.
It is situated inside a working police station, therefore all visits must be made by prior to
appointment.
Run by a team of dedicated volunteers, the Museum is free to the public and educational groups by appointment, and contains some of the oldest police artefacts in the United Kingdom.
Whether you want to experience what it was like to be behind bars in the Victorian era,
dress up in a whole host of historic uniforms or just view the exhibits on display, the
Museum of Policing is the perfect place to discover the history of Cheshire Constabulary.

Recruitment and training details:

There will be a full induction upon starting the role.
Due to the nature of the volunteering position being based within the Police Station,
all volunteers will need to have a full DBS check. (the museum will pay for this cost)

Is a DBS required? Yes
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Registered in England & Wales as a Registered Charity 1129343
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