Come and join us as a volunteer at this exciting time in the history of the Sir John Soane’s Museum! As a volunteer with us you will gain the chance to meet a variety of people, make friends, learn new skills and experience the complexities of working in this unique house museum.  Keep an eye on this page over the coming months for all the latest news and volunteer opportunities within the Museum…

Positions Currently Available:

Volunteer Events Assistant

Sir John Soane’s Museum is planning to double the number of events held in the museum.  We need a volunteer who can help in identifying potential new clients and in increasing the level of marketing to both newly identified prospects and previous event hirers of the Museum.  The volunteer will also have a role in trialling a new Corporate Membership scheme as a means of generating additional venue hire revenue.

If you would like to get involved in this exciting new venture, follow the link to the full job description here.

Volunteer Warders

An exciting opportunity for you to get involved in the work of the Sir John Soane’s Museum and become an integral part of our team.  Working alongside knowledgeable and experienced members of museum staff, you will be responsible for key front-of-house activities and providing visitors with a warm welcome to the Soane Museum.

If you would like to apply to join the Warding team, please click here.


Work Experience Placements

Please note: all of our Work Experience Placements are now full.

Volunteer Registration

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Become a friend of the Soane and help secure our future.