Wednesday Work Parties

We are looking for enthusiastic, practical, hands on volunteers who will be able to help us carry out some of the general maintenance and building projects on at the site. As well as general maintenance our Wednesday work parties can be involved in some of the archaeological research and building projects carried out at the farm.

An Interest in framing, archaeological reconstructions, wood working, daubing would be an advantage

An Interest in animals would be an advantage


Lots of enthusiasm.


  • Accessibility
    Most of the farm is accessible but not so good in bad weather
  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 06/12/2018

End Date: 12/12/2019

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No Yes No No No No
Afternoon No No Yes No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No


Chalton Lane

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