We are currently recruiting for a range of voluntary positions at the Synagogue and Visitor centre. Training and support is provided and volunteers can contribute regularly or provide occasional support for our heritage days.
We want you to be a part of this exciting and new phase in showing all our visitors what we have to offer, and we want you to become a valued member of the team. You will be at the forefront of a wonderful new chapter in the history of the Jewish people of Leicester, past and present.
Why Volunteer with us?
What are the benefits?
As volunteers, you will have the chance to make a difference in your local community.
You will have the opportunity of receiving specific training and gaining experience in an area that you have not been previously involved with.
Your experience swith us can contribute to your CV
Once you have volunteered with us regularly for over 3 months, we will provide a reference for you.
You will be invited to an annual volunteer celebration event.
Travel expenses will be reimbursed (to a daily maximum of £5)
Examples of volunteer roles
Some roles require a small amount of training and occasional hours, others require greater commitment in terms of training and time. Examplse of some of the roles available are given below:
Tour Guide for visitors on open days
Gallery Invigilator - welcoming visitors into the exhibition spaces
Education Ambassador - delivering learning sessions for school groups visiting the Synagogue
Outreach Ambassador - accompanying an experienced volunteer into schools to present information about the Jewish faith/ Assisting at faith roadshows
Marketing and Admin Assistant which can include a range of tasks
How to become a Volunteer
The first step is to contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Ian Ginsburg by emailing email@example.com
Ian will then provide you with further information and an application form.