We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic and confident volunteers to engage with visitors at Kents Cavern and inspire them to celebrate the exceptional geological, prehistoric and archaeological heritage of the area.

Available Positions:

Stone Age School Volunteer

As part of the development of the Stone Age School at Kents Cavern, we are looking to recruit volunteers to take charge of our Palaeotable, craft activities and exhibition area on the weekends. The Palaeotable involves interacting with customers of all ages and abilities, showing them replica and real artefacts from the Stone Age and explaining how and why our prehistoric ancestors might have used them in a fun, informative manner. Craft activities might include pouch making, clay jewellery making, instrument making and art, all with a prehistoric theme. Volunteers will also be required to carry out face painting with visitors. Volunteers will be on hand in the exhibition area to talk with visitors on site and answer any questions they might have about the exhibits.

Application deadline and interviews

Application deadline is Friday 3rd January at 11.59 PM. All successful applicants will be required to take part in an interview to determine their suitability for the role. Interviews will be arranged over the week commencing Monday 6th January. If you haven’t heard back from a member of the Kents Cavern team by Wednesday 8th January, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful.

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