VOLUNTEER WITH US
Hellenic Museum volunteers are an integral part of the Museum and play a vital role in the delivery of our cultural and educational programs. Our volunteers are committed to enhancing visitor experiences through knowledge, enthusiasm and community participation.
Who can volunteer?
Anyone over the age of 18 can volunteer. If you're passionate about helping others and have an interest or background in the arts, classical studies or archaeology, we want to hear from you!
What do volunteers do?
Hellenic Museum volunteers assist with visitor engagement in front of house roles including reception, gift shop and gallery invigilating. They assist Museum visitors to understand and interact with exhibitions, activities and events.
Where opportunities arise, volunteers may assist with other projects in line with their personal interests. This may include exhibitions, marketing, research, administration or being trained in guided tour delivery.
Benefits of volunteering:
Hands-on experience in the arts
Insight into the workings of a boutique cultural centre
Practical experience for a future career
Community engagement and involvement
Meet new and interesting people
Join Museum events, activities and training
EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
The Hellenic Museum is currently accepting Expressions of Interest for Visitor Engagement Volunteers. If interested, please read the Role Description and complete the Expression of Interest form. If successful, a member of staff will contact you within 1–2 weeks to schedule an interview.
A HUGE THANK YOU TO OUR AMAZING COHORT OF CURRENT VOLUNTEERS:
Beck, Carla, Collette, Em, Emily, Erin, Eunice, Hannah, Ivana, Kate, Kelly, Mafalda, Maija, Natasha, Oli, Peggy, Ruby, Sara Maree & Udi!
INTERNSHIPS & WORK EXPERIENCE
Please note, the Hellenic Museum is unfortunately unable to accomodate work experience placements for secondary students at this time. In the event that placements become available in future, details will be provided here.
Internships may be available to tertiary students, typically at Masters level and above. Please contact us to enquire.