Fundraising Consultant – Individual Giving

Are you passionate about supporting cultural heritage and making a meaningful impact? The Museum of Cambridge is looking for a dedicated Fundraising Consultant with experience in individual giving programmes to help us further our mission of preserving and promoting the rich history of our city and communities.

In this consultancy, you will review and execute our existing fundraising strategy, develop individual giving strategies, and support the Museum of Cambridge to secure vital funding to support our programmes and the history of Cambridge. Join us to strengthen the future of our Museum and be a part of something truly special.

Tenders may be sent to the Engagement and Collections Manager with Directorial Responsibilities, Alex Smaridge, (alex.smaridge@museumofcambridge.org.uk) by 12 noon Friday the 21st of June. Please include a proposal of work, including timescales, as well as a budget.

For more information please download the application pack.

This role is made possible thanks to National Lottery players and the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Tour Guide Volunteering

Do you enjoy sharing your passion for local history?

Looking to gain confidence and experience in a public speaking role?

We are currently recruiting Tour Guide Volunteers to help run our Museum of Cambridge tours. You will support the Museum by delivering our Museum of Cambridge tours independently and share your passion for Cambridgeshire history. Prior experience in tour guiding is not required as all training and support will be provided to help you run a fantastic tour!

 

This is an ideal role for anyone looking to get experience as a tour guide, develop people skills, and make connections with people from Cambridge and beyond.

See the role specification below for full details and how to apply!

How to Apply: 

For more information about the role, what’s involved and what you get out of it, check out our role profile below and submit an application by clicking the orange button on the left of our volunteer page.

If you have any questions about the role, please give us a call on 01223 355159, or send us an email sumyin.wong@museumofcambridge.org.uk

 

Family Events Volunteer

Do you enjoy crafting?

Are you a chatty person, who loves meeting new people?

Looking for a way to do fun crafting activities for free this summer?

Now is your chance!

At the Museum of Cambridge, we are recruiting Family Events Volunteer’s to support our community events. This role will support the Museum team to set up and facilitate, craft activities aimed at children and their Carers as well as chatting and supporting people from ages 1-99 to do the same.

This is an ideal role for anyone looking to get experience in Family Events, access to training and experience in providing better access to shared heritage.

See the role specification below for full details and how to apply!

How to Apply: 

For more information about the role, what’s involved and what you get out of it, check out our role profile below  and submit an application by clicking the orange button on the left of our volunteer page.

If you have any questions about the role, please give us a call on 01223 355159 or send us an email alex.horn@museumofcambridge.org.uk

 

Front of House Volunteers

Volunteers at the Museum of Cambridge are a vital part of the work that we do. If you are looking to learn or develop new skills, relax while speaking with people from around the world, or would like some experience volunteering in a museum then consider volunteering with us.

We are currently recruiting for Volunteers to join our Front of House Team. If you are interested in talking with visitors, passionate about Cambridge, or want to build up your customer service experience, then this role is the one for you. For more information about the role, what’s involved and what you get out of it, check out our role profile and submit and application.

If you have any questions about the role, please give us a call on 01223 355159, or send us an email volunteer@museumofcambridge.org.uk

 

 


Other Opportunities

We will be recruiting volunteers into our collection team later in the year, please check back again to formally apply. You may e-mail us on enquiries@museumofcambridge.org.uk to express an initial interest.

 

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