Iron Bridge Visitor Volunteer

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Stretching across the River Severn, the world's first iron bridge is one of the greatest symbols of the Industrial Revolution. English Heritage is embarking on its largest conservation project to date and we need volunteers to supporting visitors and helping them see the bridge in a whole new way.

Volunteer with visitors

Where & When

  • The Toll House, Ironbridge Gorge Museums Trust, Ironbridge, Telford, Shropshire, TF8 7JP
  • This project will run from Autumn 2017 until Autumn 2018. The public walk way will be open from March 2018 until September 2018.
  • The volunteer sessions will be mornings and afternoons, and we hope you will be able to do 1-2 sessions a fortnight. There will also be slots to support Hard Hat Tours, we will let you know these dates at induction.

WHO WE'RE LOOKING FOR

We are looking for friendly enthusiastic communicators who enjoy meeting people from all walks of life, are keen to learn about the history of the bridge and share this knowledge with our visitors. 

You can find more information about this opportunity by downloading the role description.

WHY VOLUNTEER WITH ENGLISH HERITAGE

Volunteering is your opportunity to play a part in protecting and presenting some of the greatest places in England. Your support is extremely valuable to us and we want to make sure you have an enjoyable and rewarding volunteering experience. Find out more reasons to volunteer with English Heritage.

READY TO TAKE THE NEXT STEP?

 Download a registration form and email it to us at volunteer.enquiries@english-heritage.org.uk.

Or you can post it to us at: Volunteer Team, English Heritage, The Engine House, Fire Fly Avenue, Swindon, SN2 2EH.

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