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Volunteer Opportunities

Here at the Uxbridge Historical Centre you will have the opportunity to learn something new every day.  We have a multitude of opportunities - some basic and others more demanding. There is something to suit everyone. 

Some of the volunteer positions available:

  • Cataloguing - researching, housing & cataloguing museum artifacts and/or archival records

  • Education - there is lots to be done creating & delivering educational programs to children

  • Gardening - herb garden, flower gardens, general yard work waiting for TLC

  • Hospitality - offer to bake your specialty, or to co-ordinate hospitality for upcoming events

  • Maintenance - a multitude of small individual jobs are always needing to be done

  • Special Events - help with the Fall Festival, Heritage Days, adult workshops or other upcoming events.

If you would like to volunteer, please fill out our Volunteer Application Form, and email it to us at museum@uxbridge.ca.

 

For more information about our volunteer opportunities, phone us at 905-852-5854 or stop by the Centre!

Internship Opportunities

Interns can gain museum work experience, connections, and course credit while furthering their academic pursuits.  We accept interns in many different areas; including; Museum Education, Collections Management, Exhibition Development, and more.

 

Some examples of programs well suited to internships at the UHC include History, Public History, Art History, Museum Management & Curatorship, Cultural Heritage & Conservation Management, Museum Studies, and alternative placements for Bachelor of Education students. 

Interested applicants should e-mail us at museum@uxbridge.ca. Please indicate your area of interest, your postsecondary institution, and your program of studies.

 

Note: We will make our best efforts to explore funding opportunities for internship placements, but we cannot guarantee that placements will be funded.

Employment Opportunities

The Uxbridge Historical Centre hires several contract, seasonal positions. These opportunities will be posted in the spring. Current opportunities are detailed below:

There are no opportunities at this time.