Special Event Support
(Museums of Burlington, Ireland House Museum)
|Contact||Robin Hill, Volunteer Program Administrator, Museums of Burlington; Phone: 905-332-9888; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||Assist with the delivery of special events.There are a variety of event components and duties to choose from that may include: serving refreshments, conducting tours, reception/admission duties, gift shop sales, assisting in the children’s activity area or set-up of equipment for the event (some heavy lifting may be required).|
|More Info Link||www.museumsofburlington.ca|
|Benefits||Our special events are a terrific opportunity for workplace/corporate groups to assist the Museums of Burlington. |
This is a great way to contribute to the initiatives that benefit the Museums of Burlington. We host a number of special events throughout the year that support the museums and volunteer support is crucial in the execution of the events.
|Ages||14 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||Yes|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Couples ; Families ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups|
|Areas of Interest||Arts & Crafts ; Culture & Heritage ; Customer / Sales Services ; Event Coordination & Support ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; General Manpower / Physical Labour ; Group / Family Volunteering ; Marketing & Promotions ; Program Coordination / Support ; Reception Support ; Youth Engagement|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Enjoy working with the public. Good communication skills. Good customer service skills |
Pleasant manner. Flexible. Comfortable working with people and being part of a team.
|Commitment Length||One Time / Special Event ; Short Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group|
|Dates and Times||The majority of our special events take place on weekends or holidays. Volunteer hours are typically 10:00a.m. - 4:30 p.m. |
Availability - primarily weekends and statutory holidays. Hours vary depending on the event.
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible - Access is limited to some areas of the first floor of the historic house ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance - In the Interpretive Centre only|
|Location||Museum special events take place at Ireland House Museum and/or Joseph Brant Museum, in Burlington|
|Number of Positions||Burlington |
1 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training is provided ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going ; Staff and experienced volunteers will train the new volunteer on duties assigned.|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
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|Organization Name||Museums of Burlington, Ireland House Museum|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-374-2099|
|Address & Map|
2168 Guelph Line
Burlington, ON L7P 5A8
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