VOLUNTEERS WANTED IN 2017.
 

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KENT ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESCUE UNIT,
CROFTON ROMAN VILLA, ORPINGTON,
SPECIAL HELP WANTED in 2017!

Volunteers are required at Crofton Roman Villa, Orpington for 2017 to help with school visits and the general public (see below for details). Enthusiasm and an interest in history is helpful!

This is ideal for gap-year students, as a work-experience opportunity for Year 12 or 13 students, or for those recently retired.

  • Wanted from end of March to end of October 2017.
  • A regular commitment needed (Wednesdays, Fridays and BH Mondays).
  • Hours: 9.30am to 5.00pm.
    Duties include:
    • With general public: ticket and shop sales, guided talks, setting up and helping with activities with children, general cleaning/tidying (inside and outside).
    • With Schools Roman Villa Activity Workshops: usually years 3 to 5; taking groups of 15 children for mosaic making, brass rubbing and artefact drawing and class talk on 'Life in the Roman Villa' with Roman and replica objects.
    • With holiday activity events with children: normally 5 to 11 years old, setting up and helping children with art and craft activities on a Roman theme.

Please apply with CV and covering letter to Dr Brian Philp:

email: crofton.roman.villa@gmail.com

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