Orkney Young Archaeologists Club

Heritage


Current opportunities

The Young Archaeologists’ Club in Orkney are recruiting a team of volunteers, so that we can offer young people 8-15 in Orkney more opportunities to get involved in the fascinating archaeology in the county. We’re looking for Branch Assistants who will: Develop, plan and deliver fun and educational sessions for young people, themed on archaeology. Supervise young people during sessions Work with the team to create an annual programme of sessions Risk assess activities during planning Work within a team of volunteers For more info see: www.yac-uk.org/assistant

We’re looking for a session coordinator, who will: Coordinate Branch volunteers— in attending sessions and keeping note for YAC UK who requires training/PVG checks etc. Coordinate booking session venue(s) Ensure Orkney YAC meets YAC UK’s policies and procedures at all times (e.g. insurance Oversee annual Orkney YAC session schedule and provide information for Membership secretary to send out to members. Keep in regular contact with YAC UK

We’re looking for a treasurer who will: Keep records of all membership fees paid annually Keep records of a small amount of expenses for running YAC sessions Being responsible for the Club bank account (pay in & writing cheques/internet banking) Submit a simple ‘finance form’ to YAC UK once a year to show the club’s income & expenditure Be responsible for monitoring the use of any grant funding the club receives.