School Trailer Team

Cairns Museum

  • Location: Cairns City QLD
  • Category Museums & Heritage

Suitable for

  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access


Regular - more than 6 months

Time Required

We need volunteer for one day for 5 hours per week and days are negotiable.


On the job training


  • Working with Children Check *

1. Interest in engaging young children
2. Outgoing, enthusiastic
3. Good communicator
4. Flexible to cope if changes need to be made on the spot
5. Team player
6. Being available on Thursdays (the day School visits are operated)

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

Major duties include :

1. To work with the Team to plan activities for onsite presentation for schools and to help maintain and care for objects used during these activities
2. To show and discuss historic objects and answer questions about them
3. Participate in activities based on historical themes and objects, with groups of primary school aged children
4. To set up, dismantle and pack away into the trailer all items used during a visit to a school

Express interest

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