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Archive Team Volunteer

Work with collections and objects of local historical significance. Share the story of Castleford
Flexible hours Flexible Castleford Central and Glasshoughton view map

Be part of a team working to gather information on, record and preserve our local history. Be involved in making displays for public exhibition. Research items of interest. Talk to local people about their memories of our town as part of our local history projects, make records of information. Share your findings.

Benefits of this role:

·       Learn/develop skills in archiving, heritage, museums

·       Develop communication and organisation skills

·       Share your knowledge and experience with others

·       Be part of a social team

·       Make a difference in your community

·       Be involved in piecing together the Castleford story to share with future generations.

Expenses

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Deadline: Wed 1st January, 2025

Categories

Arts, DIY and practical skills, Health & Disability, LGBT, Men, Older people, Vulnerable people, Women, Young people

Suitable for

People new to volunteering, People seeking work, People under 18, People volunteering together, People who are older, People who are shy, People with limited mobility, People working on their wellbeing

Accessibility

Accessible toilet(s), Autism friendly, Wheelchair accessible

Minimum age

16

Skills gained

Creative, IT / Computers, Leadership, Listening, Organising, Photography, Reading & writing, Talking to others, Teamwork

Skills needed

IT / Computers, Organising, Reading & writing, Talking to others, Teamwork

Castleford Heritage Trust - Queen's Mill

Charity based at Queen's Mill Castleford, bringing the community together with regular events, workshops, exhibitions. Raising funds to help with the regeneration of the town and restoring items of historical significance. Developing Queen's Mill into a community facility.
01977 556741
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