We have an exciting new volunteering opportunity available at the Cynon Valley Museum, in collaboration with the Jewish History Association of South Wales.
This role is suitable for a person interested in social history, local heritage, and archives and museums.
The aim of the role is to research the Rhondda Cynon Taf museums’ collections (Cynon Valley Museum, Rhondda Heritage Park, and Pontypridd Museum) and improve their interpretations.
The tasks will include:
- Researching the museums’ collections and identifying the Jewish material;
- Adding new interpretations to the existing material;
- Digitising and cataloguing the newly acquired material for publication on the People’s Collection Wales (PCW);
- Uploading the material to the PCW.
More information and details of how to apply can be found in the Role Description, available in English and Welsh.
You can download the Welsh Role Description here Cymraeg JHASW Volunteering Advert
You can download the English Role Description here English JHASW Volunteering Ad
Volunteers can also be based at Rhondda Heritage Park or Pontypridd Museum. The application process is the same for each venue, so please state in your application if you have a preference or can reach any of the three sites.
Deadline for applications: 5pm on the 5th November.