Living History Volunteers

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The Museum Of Flight

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 15 people are interested

Purpose of Position:

Bring history to life creating new pieces or using pre-scripted pieces, historical reenactments, and stage management skills. Living History volunteers will enhance the experience of Museum visitors through a variety of different acts. Any level of experience is welcomed.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Wear costumes and tell stories
  • Work with interpretive programs coordinator to perform acts

Qualifications:

  • Enthusiasm to present history
  • Interest in aviation and its history
  • Able to speak, read, and write clearly

Commitment Expected:

Living History volunteers will be expected to work at least twice a week for 1-2 hours or 3 hours on weekends. Volunteers are required to come half an hour before their shift to set up. A minimum of 8 hours per month is required by all volunteers.

Training:

A training course will be provided by the interpretive programs coordinator for 2-4 weeks. Training will be conducted based on The Living History Workbook.

Physical Requirements and Safety Concerns:

Living History volunteers have different physical requirements depending upon their character. Volunteers may have to do some light lifting and stand for extended periods of time.

Other:

Volunteers are required to dress according to the character they are assigned to portray. Living History volunteers will report the Interpretative Programs Coordinator.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

9404 East Marginal Way SSeattle, WA 98108

(47.517994,-122.29639)
 

SKILLS

  • History
  • Storytelling
  • Acting
  • Public Speaking
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • General Education

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 hours per month

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