Posts Categorised: volunteers


New opportunity for community based heritage workshops ‘Lessons in Time’ is a heritage project delivered by community arts charity People Around Here in East Cardiff. People Around Here is seeking SHARE students to volunteer in digital inclusion workshops with older community members to scan, upload and share their photos of their own school days, and […]


We’re very pleased to be able to congratulate our first ever round of SHARE with Schools certificate awardees. All of these brilliant volunteers have undergone our training, put in at least five hours of contact time (and some of them much more than that!), and have completed reflective skills activities, including guest blogging for this […]


Jonathan Gilbert As a Third Year Archaeology and Ancient History BA student I felt I needed to get some serious work experience under my belt before I graduated and joined the struggle of the job hunt. I was always told that I work well with children, and I have always had an interest in teaching, […]


Lizzie Nicholson: My SHARE with Schools Hi! I’m Lizzie Nicholson. I’m in my first year studying Archaeology BSc. I thought SHARE with Schools was a great opportunity to meet other students, help develop my skills, introduce me to a career in schools and to do something different outside my degree programme. I did workshops for […]


Rhian Phillips at the Glamorgan Archives is looking to recruit some temporary staff to work in their searchroom and with their collections as Relief Records Assistants: We have a few staff on maternity leave at the moment. We aren’t able to backfill their posts, but we have been left with a small pot of money which we […]


Jon Cook My name is Jon Cook, a third year Religious Studies student. When I first heard about the program [SHARE with Schools] I knew it would help my future in ways of experience. Even though it was a little daunting at first because I was not doing a degree in archaeology or history but […]


Kelsey Clarke During my first year at Cardiff I wanted to sign up to volunteer with SHARE with Schools, but I convinced myself that I did not have enough knowledge to go out and deliver the workshops. What if these children knew more than me? What if they asked me a question and I couldn’t […]


Beth Cox I went to my first ever SHARE With Schools Project event early in my second year and I was terrified: terrified I wouldn’t know what to say, terrified the kids wouldn’t listen; terrified I knew nothing about the Romans. But I loved it! I came home, signed up for ever other one that […]