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Vacancies and Opportunities


Woodhorn Charitable Trust is looking to recruit volunteers for the following roles:

Library Assistant, Border Library - Hexham Old Gaol
Based in the Charlton Room and Border Library at Hexham Old Gaol, you will welcome anyone wishing to use the room and facilities, to provide information about the room if required, and assist people wishing to carry out research using the library collection. For full details, please click here.

Room Steward/Family Learning Co-ordinator - Hexham Old Gaol
You will be a welcoming presence for visitors to Hexham Old Gaol, providing information on various rooms and exhibits within the museum, and lead on family art activities that are already in place, such as dressing up clothes and shield making. For full detail, please click here.

Piper - Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum
We are looking for pipers to entertain and engage visitors at Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum, home to a unique collection of 150 sets of pipes. You would provide a live presence in the museum, to provide music, demonstrate the playing of pipes, answer questions, share stories and be available for other local pipers to hold 'jam sesions'. For full details, please click here. The deadline for applications for this role has been extended to Monday 14 July 2014.

If you are interested in volunteering for Woodhorn Charitable Trust in other roles, please click here to find out about more opportunities. 

To request an application for any of the roles, please contact Danielle Burn at, or call 01670 624491.