Volunteer with us at The Atkinson and become a vital part of the team in delivering and caring for our incredible collections, programme of events and exhibitions, workshops and more!

An Induction and some training will be provided. All we ask is that you are enthusiastic about the work of The Atkinson, willing to learn and meet new people, committed, reliable and of course are happy to muck in!

Volunteer Opportunities:

Our volunteers carry out and assist with a wide variety of tasks around the venue.

  • Support us with special events, activities and project
  • Assist with the documentation and research of our collections
  • Carry out cleaning and preventative conservation on objects
  • Assist in the delivery of our education and outreach programmes
  • Carry out data entry as well and admin tasks
  • Have front of house meet and greet roles

Get involved:

Anyone can apply! Specific volunteer roles may become available as and when, they will be advertised on this section of our website. If you would like to find out more, please email volunteer@theatkinson.co.uk to request an application form or download a volunteer application form. We will be in touch and can advise you of the next steps.