Materials from Museums and Student Volunteers

Date updated:  26/04/2019

University of Kent contacts Prof. Kenneth Fincham, Head of School, School of History, history@kent.ac.uk Jon Beer, Student Office Manager, School of History, J.Beer@kent.ac.uk Dr Zoë Denness, Research Centre Manager,  Gateways…

Kent Sustainable Volunteer Project – handouts

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Handouts and notes from the Kent 'Sustainable Volunteering' project run between July 2013 - March 2014.  Developed by Dare to Change and Stepping Up Training.…

How to Set Up a Youth Panel – Ten Top Tips

Date updated:  26/04/2019

A Youth Panel can help ensure that your museum’s building, exhibitions, programmes and marketing strategies are youth-friendly. These helpful tips are offered by the Geffrye…

Succession Planning Framework

Date updated:  10/05/2021

CyMAL: Museums, Libraries and Archives Wales, has published a new framework to help museum, library and archives services begin to consider and address succession planning…

Youth Forum Toolkit

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Toolkit created by St Barbe Museum developed as part of the World Stories project. Download St_Barbe_Museum_Youth_Forum_Toolkit.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity -…

Volunteers for Museums – Final Report, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

The Volunteer Workforce Development Project Report, Produced by Reading University, March 2011. Download Volunteer_Workforce_Development_Project_Report__2011_1.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it…

Work Experience Programme – supervisor notes

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Southampton Arts and Heritage developed a Work Experience Programme as part of the World Stories project. This document gives some useful tips to work experience supervisors. …

Designing a Poster

Date updated:  26/04/2019

As part of the World Stories project , Southampton Arts and Heritage developed various resources to support their Work Experience Programme.  Degining a poster is not only…

Wycombe Museum – Case Study, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Produced by Reading University, 2011 as part of their Volunteering Project. Download Wycombe_Museum___Case_Study__2011.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work…

River & Rowing Museum – Case Study, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Produced by Reading University, 2011 as part of their Volunteering Project. Download River___Rowing_Museum___Case_Study__2011.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work…

Museum of English Rural Life – Case Study, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Produced by Reading University, 2011 as part of their Volunteering Project. Download Museum_of_English_Rural_Life___Case_Study__2011.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work…

Chiltern Open Air Museum – Case Study, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Produced by Reading University, 2011 as part of their Volunteering Project. Download Chiltern_Open_Air_Museum___Case_Study__2011.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work…

Volunteer Workforce Development Project Report, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Produced by Reading University, 2011. Download Volunteer_Workforce_Development_Project_Report__2011.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making…

Museum Volunteers Tool Kit, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Produced by Reading University, 2011. Download Museum_Volunteers_Tool_Kit__2011.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making…

Checklist for museums involving volunteers, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

A very useful checklist for museums to assess their current use of volunteers.  Produced by Reading University, 2011. Download Checklist_for_museums_involving_volunteers__2011.pdf... You might also like Emergency…

A guide to student volunteering in museums, 2011

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Produced by Reading University, Rhi Smith, 2011. Download A_guide_to_student_volunteering_in_museums__2011.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work Emergency Plan: Business Continuity…

Volunteering in the MLA sector: a discussion, 2010

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Produced by the Museums, Libraries & Archives Council, written by Silvia Anton, 2010 Download Volunteering_in_the_MLA_sector_a_discussion__2010.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making…

NOS Volunteer Managers Pocket Booklet, 2010

Date updated:  26/04/2019

Download NOS_Volunteer_Managers_Pocket_Booklet__2010.pdf... You might also like Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work Emergency Plan: Business Continuity - Making it Work. Guidance note developed…

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