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Join the Roundhouse Birmingham team

Join the Roundhouse Birmingham team

Looking for a new job or volunteering role in Birmingham?

If you’re on the hunt for a new heritage job, are a qualified paddlesport guide looking for a new role, or if you’re looking to gain experience in these areas, we’ve got lots of paid jobs and volunteering opportunities that might be perfect for you. 

Paid jobs

Programming & Partnerships Officer

If you’re looking for a new heritage job, want to be part of shaping a brand-new organisation and are passionate about creating high quality interactive activities this could be a great new role for you. You’ll help visitors to discover the city’s history through our range of heritage tours. Learn more here.

Qualified Paddlesport Guide

If you’re a recently qualified Paddlesport Instructor, or you’re looking for new opportunity, this could be a great role for you. You’ll be helping visitors to discover Birmingham’s canals on our range of kayak and stand up paddleboard tours. Learn more here.

Volunteering opportunities

Kayak and Stand-Up Paddleboard volunteers 

Do you enjoy being active, want to learn a new skill, are you enthusiastic about spending time in the great outdoors? Join the team as a Kayak or Stand-Up Paddleboard volunteer. We’ll provide the training, all we ask is that you’re enthusiastic, confident around water and can commit to two shifts a month. Learn more here.  

Visitor Engagement Volunteer

Do you like meeting new people, are you interested in the history of Birmingham or would you like to develop new skills? This is a really flexible volunteering opportunity which will give you the chance to follow your interests and engage with the community. We’re looking for people who can volunteer for two shifts a month, we’ll give you all the training you need to start welcoming visitors to Birmingham and sharing its history. Learn more here.

Interested in volunteering but want to learn a bit more? 

If you want to learn a bit more about Roundhouse Birmingham and what volunteering with us will be like, why not join one of our open days? There are in-person open days at the Roundhouse for both volunteering roles, as well as online sessions if that’s what you prefer. See upcoming dates and how to register here.



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