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Volunteering

To speak to us about volunteering, please email volunteering@msimanchester.org.uk or call 0161 606 0108. If you would like to apply for any of our volunteering opportunities, please complete our application form and email it back to us. Volunteers must be aged 18 or over.

If you have a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) background and would like to share your knowledge and experience with young people, then you could become a STEM Ambassador. Follow the link here to learn more about the STEM Ambassadors Programme and the STEM Ambassador Hub Trans-Pennine managed by the Science Museum Group.

Volunteer Train Guard

Volunteer role

Hours
Shifts are rostered on a bi-monthly basis to suit availability, usually 7.5 hours per shift (typical day 9:30am – 5:00pm)
Application deadline
Ongoing
We're looking for volunteers to operate our rolling stock so that we can keep our steam railway running at weekends and during school holidays.

Handling Volunteer

Volunteer role

Hours
Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 11am to 1pm
Application deadline
Ongoing
The Museum of Science and Industry is looking for volunteers to facilitate handling for visitors on gallery.

Orientation Volunteer

Volunteer role

Hours
Tuesdays, 12pm to 3pm
Application deadline
Ongoing

The Museum of Science and Industry is looking for volunteers to assist the VE department in delivering outstanding customer service for all of our visitors.

Wonder Materials Exhibition Volunteer

Volunteer role

Hours
At least one 7 hour shift per week
Application deadline
Ongoing
The Museum of Science and Industry is excited to announce a brand-new volunteer opportunity to work on our ground-breaking exhibition – Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond.

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