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Volunteering at Sudbury Hall

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There are all sorts of ways you can get involved with volunteering at Sudbury Hall and the Museum of Childhood.

Become a room guide and help bring Sudbury to life, or a learning volunteer and support our school visit programme.

For more information on a whole variety of volunteering roles: download an application pack (pdf), phone the property on 01283 585305 or email us.

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Why volunteer?

  • Use your skills and learn new ones
  • Support the work of the National Trust
  • Training and support
  • Make new friends
  • Boost your confidence
  • Become part of a team
  • Enhance your career options
  • Have fun!

Volunteer Roles

Room Guides

Enjoy volunteering in the wonderful surroundings of Hardwick © National Trust/John Millar

Help bring the Hall and Museum to life.
Share the stories of our property in an interesting and enjoyable way to inspire our visitors.

Volunteer Admin Assistants

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Provide administrative support for all departments and deal with telephone and email enquiries.

Learning Volunteer

School children enjoying a Stories and Imagination Workshop © Andrew Tryner

Support our school visit programme.  Help deliver our educational workshops and guided tours of the museum to groups of school children and young people.

And many more.......

A view of the south front of Sudbury Hall seen from the gardens © Andrew Butler

This is just a selection of the roles we have on offer, download our opportunities booklet for more information.

Hazel's Story

Read the story of Hazel's first summer at Sudbury.

A tale of pirates, lost sheep, school visits, pyjamas and cinema nights. All in the beautiful setting of Sudbury Hall and the Museum of Childhood.

Application Pack

Portrait of George Vernon, builder of the house; by J.M. Wright

Want to get involved?

Start your journey by downloading an application pack (pdf) today.

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