Volunteering

We are lucky to have an amazing team of volunteers supporting us at all nine of our sites. Our volunteers get involved with a whole range of projects and activities and we couldn't do what we do without them. 

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Heritage Interpreter at the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter

We are looking for people who are passionate about history and enjoy meeting new people. If you are an approachable people person who would enjoy welcoming visitors and helping to run tours around the Smith & Pepper jewellery factory then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile .

Applications Close: Wednesday 5th September.

You will need to be available for an informal interview on the afternoon of the 18th September and an induction on the afternoon of the 25th September.

Details of how to apply can be found on the bottom of this page.

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Castle Keeper at Weoley Castle 

We are looking for people who are lovers of local history. If you enjoy getting your hands dirty in the garden, like meeting new people and would enjoy volunteering as part of a team then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile.

We welcome and aim to support all applications to volunteer at Weoley Castle, if you are interested in joining the team details of how to apply can be found on the bottom of this page.


Garden Team Member at Blaskesley Hall

We are looking for people who like getting their hands dirty in the garden. If you enjoy gardening and are looking for a way to support your local museum then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile.

Details of how to apply can be found on the bottom of this page.


Heritage Interpreter at Aston Hall

We are looking for people who are passionate about history and enjoy meeting new people. If you are an approachable people person who would enjoy welcoming visitors to our Jacobean Mansion and getting involved with events at the site then we want to hear from you. You can find out more from our role profile.

Details of how to apply can be found on the bottom of this page.

How to Apply

To apply for any volunteer role please fill out our application form and return it to: volunteer@birminghammuseums.org.uk or via the post: Volunteer Development Team Leader, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, 3 Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, B3 3DH.

If you are keen to volunteer but none of our current opportunities take your fancy why not sign up to our Volunteering Interest List? If you are aged 16 or over and would like to receive the Birmingham Museums Volunteering Interest List and be the first to hear the latest about our volunteering opportunities then please email: volunteer@birminghammuseums.org.uk