The House of Nijmegen History is the starting point for anyone who wants to know more or tell you about the history of the oldest city in the Netherlands.
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SummaryThe House of Nijmegen History is looking for a handy caretaker who ensures that the House looks neat and who solves practical problems.
Do you have a heart for culture and heritage in Nijmegen? Then contribute to our accessible location for encounters and cultural history! The House of Nijmegen History is looking for a voluntary caretaker.
In the historic Mariënburg chapel in the heart of Nijmegen, the House of Nijmegen History is a place where everyone is welcome to discover the rich past of the region, tell Nijmegen stories and develop yourself. Our exhibitions and activities are for and by all Nijmegen residents. We play an active and involved role in the heritage field and connect residents, visitors, entrepreneurs and other institutions. For this we not only use the chapel as an exhibition and lecture space, but we also organize activities in the city. For 2023, topics such as cinemas, NXP and the fair are on the program.
What are you going to do?
As a caretaker you join the Team Representation of the House of Nijmegen History. Within this team you take care of the appearance of the chapel. You keep the entry neat, for example you make sure that old flyers disappear from the flyer rack, the entrance looks neat and everything is neat. Moreover, you are not afraid to help set up and tear down exhibitions, or to solve minor technical or practical problems.
- You have an affinity with Nijmegen heritage, culture and history
- You think it is important that visitors get a good impression upon arrival
- You are handy with tools
- You are social and get along well with all kinds of people
- You like to come up with creative solutions to practical problems
- You are available at least 4 hours a week
What do we have to offer?
You will join a small team of volunteers of all ages and backgrounds. We offer an open, pleasant and educational working environment that is in full development. An environment that not only attaches importance to your contribution to the House of Nijmegen History, but also to what you want to get out of it. Moreover, you contribute to the presentation of one of the most beautiful buildings in Nijmegen!
Got excited? Then respond immediately! We would like to invite you for an introduction!
About Huis van de Nijmeegse Geschiedenis
We tell the story of Nijmegen by highlighting a different part of Nijmegen history, without a permanent collection, in order to be able to tell the story of, for, by and about Nijmegen residents. You are not only welcome to visit our exhibitions and lectures, but also for questions or a chat about personal experiences.