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OPP OF THE DAY: Events Assistant Volunteer – Black Country Living Museum

Black Country Living Museum are looking for volunteers to support our Events team during Museum events.

Successful applicants will be invited to a volunteer induction day on 5th March 2024.

What will you be doing?

  • Install/deinstall of events 
  • Signing in contractors and supplying them with key information
  • Stewarding and marshalling key areas of the site 
  • Feedback insights about the event to the Events Manager

What are we looking for? 

  • Excellent people skills
  • A proactive approach, with the ability to problem-solve 
  • Interest in events
  • Enthusiasm and interest in Museums and heritage

Please note that, due to safeguarding, we are unable to take on any individual under the age of 16 at this time.

Who are we? 

We are an award-winning open-air museum. Throughout our 44-year history, our aim has always been clear: Inspiring your discovery of the Black Country. We ensure that the revolutionary story of the Black Country’s industrial landscape – the first ever of its kind in the UK – is celebrated by generations. We are currently embarking upon our largest development ever, with a multi-million-pound investment bringing our story into the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s. 

What are you waiting for? 

Begin your Black Country Journey and apply now. 

To apply, please visit:

BCLM is an equal opportunities employer committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse environment that celebrates the richness of the human experience. We are dedicated to eliminating bias and discrimination at every stage and encourage applicants to get in touch should they require reasonable adjustments during the interview process. We welcome applications from underrepresented groups and believe in providing equal opportunities for all qualified candidates.  

Closing date: 23rd February 2024

Successful applicants will be invited to a volunteer induction day on 5th March 2024.

Any questions?

Our People & Culture team are happy to help. You can contact them by email: or by phone: 0121 557 9643.

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