Assist staff with various projects, including fundraising, library organization, general office projects, and collections work. We will match your skills and interests to current projects and need.
Visitor Services Volunteer Position Description
Visitor Services Volunteers (VSVs) help facilitate positive experiences for visitors of all backgrounds. VSVs stay in the front desk and lobby area at all times, welcoming visitors and answering questions about Bainbridge Island and the Museum.
Welcome and orient visitors to the Museum.
Assist visitors in the research library on specific days
Complete gift shop transactions.
Engage in conversation with visitors.
Communicate relevant policies and procedures.
Maintain tidiness of public spaces
At least one shift per month (shifts are 3 hours long)
Attendance at orientation and 2-3 yearly trainings
Arrive 5 minutes before the start of each shift
Group Facilitation Volunteer Job Description
Group Facilitation Volunteers (GFVs) lead group learning in the Museum exhibits through conversation and critical inquiry. GFVs utilize inquiry-based facilitation strategies, not lecture-style tours.
Lead groups of up to 12 students or adults
Attend orientations and workshops
Utilize dialogue-based learning methods
2-3 hour shifts
Mandatory orientation training
Attendance at additional special trainings
Special Projects Volunteer Job Description
Special Projects Volunteers (SPVs) assist staff with various projects including fundraising, library organization, general office projects, cataloguing, and collections work. We match volunteer interests and skills to current projects and need.
You should have the ability to…
Follow complex instructions
Input data into large, sensitive databases
Digitize primary documents
Organize documents and cultural resources
Use Microsoft Office Suite to complete/document tasks
Use other computer programs/software, like Photoshop
10 hours per month
Attendance at all relevant training, as determined by staff project manager