Museum Host- Waikanae

Kāpiti Coast Museum Inc.

Bring local history to life for our visitors! Walk and talk them through the domestic, educational, social, occupational, transportation, telecommunications or military life of early Waikanae and Kapiti. Enrich the experience of each visitor with your own blend of knowledge and interest. The organisation are currently interested in finding volunteers that are available on Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
Training is provided on the job, you will always be on duty with another volunteer.


An interest in local history and the lives of people in days gone by. Three of the museum's areas of specialisation are radio-ham equipment, telephones, and early sound equipment such as gramophones. We would welcome people with these skills just to lend a helping hand as needed rather than committing to being a museum host on a regular basis.
Must have an interest in history and enjoy chatting to people. Imaginative and creative.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

Shifts available Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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