ID: 143855

Room Guides - Old Government House

Museums & Heritage Regular - more than 6 months Parramatta NSW

About this opportunity

  • Welcome visitors to Old Government House and share the fascinating stories of this former vice-regal residence;
  • Answer visitors’ questions and inspire them to learn more about this significant site;
  • By knowing about our collection of significant furniture, homewares and textiles you will be able to add-value to the visitor’s experience;
  • You will be spending your day surrounded by history and as part of a team, assisting with events, programs and school holiday activities; and
  • Learn about the property’s many and varied residents and the decisions made within its walls that continue to impact Australia today.


Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

If you have a second language, that's a great bonus!

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

• We require Room Guides for Thursday – Sunday, all year around. • Volunteer Room Guides are required to give a commitment of once a fortnight. • The shifts commence at 9.45am and finish at 4pm.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage
Training

An induction session will introduce you to our staff, property and daily operations. Your training will then be hands on as you learn the role from our experienced volunteers.

Reimbursement

No reimbursement unless authorised by the supervisor.