Jobs & Volunteering

Walking Trail Developer

Closing date for responses 8th February 2019

We are looking for a freelance specialist to work with a community group to create a Portsmouth-based, D-Day-themed walking trail. The trail will form part of a community group project aimed at helping local communities discover their local D-Day heritage. The trail will need to be ready for the 75th anniversary commemoration events in June 2019.

Click here for more information on the role.

Would you like to volunteer at D-Day Story?

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The D-Day Story. We have been very successful at recruiting volunteers for our new museum and so are currently at full capacity for all roles except that of Volunteer Embroidery Explainer – Demonstrator. If you are an embroiderer and keen to share your love of stitching with others this could be the role for you.

For more information please email museumvolunteers@portsmouthcc.gov.uk, or phone 023 9283 4779 or 023 9243 7791.

We are pausing recruitment for all other roles until we have new vacancies. Please keep an eye on our website for updates.

The D-Day Story is the only attraction in Britain dedicated to the D-Day landings of 6 June 1944. Using the experiences of the people who took part, and the museum’s iconic collections, we bring the event to life for this and future generations.

Bring the kids!

If you have children over the age of eight we’d be happy for them to volunteer with you.

Do you have a disability? No problem!

We’re also keen to encourage people with disabilities to volunteer with us.

How do I apply to volunteer?

If you are interested in volunteering with us, please read the role description and complete the enquiry form below. We will get in touch as soon as possible to discuss your interest.