Social Media Volunteer Wanted

Do you have a few hours to spare? Interested in building skills, learning about Linlithgow and getting the new Museum up and running? We are looking for volunteers who can help develop and run our social media channels.

We currently run a Facebook (@LinlithgowMuseum) and Twitter (@LinlithgowH) but we are looking for people who can help add content regularly and come up with creative ideas on how we can attract more followers.

Volunteers will be given a mentor who will provide support and advice. We will also offer a reference to volunteers. The role might appeal to someone interested in learning about museums, social media or marketing.  Linlithgow Museum is opening in the new Partnership Centre as part of an exciting. Volunteering with us is a chance to be part of this fantastic project that will bring the history of Linlithgow right to the town centre and result in a new museum being opened in 2019.

What skills are we looking for?

  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Interest in museums and/or Linlithgow’s history
  • Experience of using social media, particularly Facebook and/or Twitter
  • Creative

Does this sound like you? Then if you would like to find out more please contact enquiries@LinlithgowHT.onmicrosoft.com

Welcome Host

In 2019 a new museum for Linlithgow will open and we need you help!

We are looking for volunteers who are able to regularly give us three hours of their work to be Welcome Hosts. This is incredibly important to the Museum as you will be the first person visitors meet and is vital to ensure we can open and run all year. The role might appeal to someone interested in learning about museums, social media or marketing.

You don’t need any experience to join us and we will provide full training to you. In return you can expect:

  • the opportunity to help develop and run activities in the Museum’s new community space
  • the opportunity to learn new skills ranging from retail to collections management
  • the opportunity to meet new people in a friendly environment
  • plenty of tea and coffee!

Volunteers will be given a mentor who will provide support, advice and can also offer a reference in the future.
Linlithgow Museum is opening in the new Partnership Centre as part of an exciting. Volunteering with us is a chance to be part of this fantastic project that will bring the history of Linlithgow right to the town centre and result in a new museum being opened in 2019.

If you would like to find out more please contact Stuart Kennedy, communities coordinator at Stuart@LinlithgowHT.onmicrosoft.com