The Scottish Fisheries Museum welcomes visitors from around the world to see our fantastic collection of objects and archives telling the story of our fishing communities. We would like to convey our stories to these visitors in their own language - and this is where we are looking for volunteers.
The guidebook covers each room in turn, explaining our key themes and describing some of the most important objects on show. While visiting the museum to see and learn from our displays would be an advantage, the majority of this task could be done from home.
This would be a good way for a language learner/dual speaker to learn about our history and extend their vocabulary while making a real difference to the experience of our non-English speaking visitors.
Induction to relevant museum staff, guided tour of the museum, introduction to resources, assigning of work space if required. Ongoing training will be offered as required and support will be offered in the form of one-to-one meetings with supervisor, ema
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Good reading and writing ability in English and one other language to enable accurate translation.
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