Various roles with Wakefield Museums and Castles

We're looking for enthusiastic volunteers who are interested in local history and our collections
Flexible hours Flexible

We have a variety of volunteer roles available including visitor experience, grounds maintenance and assisting with events, activities, adult and family workshops, talks, tours and more!

Our volunteers help us to keep our collections, places and spaces open to all and provide a fun and friendly atmosphere for everyone to learn and explore.

Download an application form from www.pontefractcastle.co.uk or pick up a paper copy at Castleford Museum, Pontefract Castle, Pontefract Museum and Wakefield Museum.


We can provide ad hoc expenses when agreed in advance.



Minimum age


Skills gained


Wakefield Museums and Castles

Wakefield Museums and Castles includes Castleford Museum, Pontefract Castle, Pontefract Museum, Sandal Castle and Wakefield Museum. We offer a variety of volunteering opportunities in areas such as grounds maintenance, events, workshops, activities and school visits.
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