Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteer project, arranging the Warren moth collection into taxonomic order

Volunteer project to arrange the Freer moth collection into taxonomic order

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic we are currently restricted as to the volunteer opportunities we are able to provide until further notice.

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery is supported by an amazing group of dedicated volunteers. Whether it’s organising fossils, digitising watercolour paintings or engaging visitors with fascinating objects, there are a wealth of unique opportunities to support our collections and events. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our story, get in touch or check this page for any available opportunities. We are only able to offer volunteer work to people aged 18 or over.

Visitor Survey Volunteers

We’re currently looking for some enthusiastic volunteers to help us carry out visitor surveys. This important role is crucial in guiding our future programming and ensuring we continue to deliver engaging exhibitions and events to our visitors. If you’re interested, please get in touch with Mel Firman, Audience Development Manager at

Young Archaeologists’ Club Assistants

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to work with Stoke-on-Trent Young Archaeologists’ Club (YAC), helping to provide regular archaeology-themed activities for 8-16 year olds.