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Make new friends, work with an amazing collection and gain new skills. Come volunteer with us and you’ll help make a real difference.

The skills, knowledge and passion of our volunteers make our museum special. With exciting roles across the museum, our volunteers have an opportunity to make a positive impact on our visitors and enhance our understanding of the collection.

Latest vacancies

Radio Production Volunteer

Do you have an interest in radio broadcasting? We are looking for volunteers to support us in producing and presenting our monthly radio show, hosted by Bradford Community Broadcasting, which promotes our Sound and Vision project and gets the local community more involved in the development of the new galleries. This role is an opportunity to gain first-hand experience in broadcasting while also gaining insight into how the museum operates. 

How to apply: Interested? To find out more and apply, please visit our careers site.

Closing date: Sunday 19 May 2024

Prefer not to apply online? Contact the volunteering team and we can send you an application form and answer any questions you may have.

Open for All is one of Science Museum Group’s five core values and sets out our important aspiration to be a place for everyone. We are working hard to understand our organisation better and to foster a culture that recognises and values different backgrounds, mindsets, skills, experience, knowledge, and expertise. By having greater diversity, we believe that we will be a stronger and better organisation and ultimately will be able to inspire more futures. We therefore welcome applications from all backgrounds.

Contact us

For more information on volunteering at the National Science and Media Museum, email us at