Regular Help

Summer School and Art Academy Assistant

Children work with art educators over the course of 3 to 5 days, participating a range of different art activities and skills throughout the weeks. Some children even participate in Arts Award.

We need some brilliant volunteers to help our art schools go as smoothly as possible.

Get in touch to find out when and where our art schools take place.

Find out more about the art academies here


What's involved?

We would like you to:

  • Support the group facilitator
  • Help prepare resources and materials throughout the week.
  • Assist children when participating in art activities
  • Preparing and maintaining the work area and spare
  • Help children participating in arts award to gather and record all evidence required

Why get involved?

By being involved as a volunteer you will:

  • Gain experience of what it’s like to work in an art gallery
  • Build on your knowledge of arts and crafts
  • Work with children and young people on arts projects
  • Experience of supporting arts award projects

*Please note: we are happy to cover any volunteer transport costs involved with this role. 

How to get involved?

  1. Log in or sign up to Volunteer for TWAM.
  2. Accept this challenge.
  3. Await a response from us with more information.


Ideal Skills

  • Working as part of a team
  • Arts and crafts
  • Working with Children (6 - 15)
  • Working with Children (under 5's)
  • Photography
  • Working with Museum Collections

Ideal Interests

  • Working with the public
  • Contemporary Art
  • Arts and crafts
  • Fine Art
  • History
  • Meeting new people
  • Learning and Education