Visitor Services Volunteer

Department: Education and Exhibits

REPORTS TO: Manager of Visitor Experience

FLSA STATUS: Volunteer

BACKGROUND

The National Constitution Center is the first and only nonprofit, nonpartisan institution devoted to the most powerful vision of freedom ever expressed: the U.S. Constitution. The Center illuminates constitutional ideals and inspires active citizenship through a state-of-the-art museum experience, including hundreds of interactive exhibits, films and rare artifacts; must-see feature exhibitions; the internationally acclaimed, 360-degree theatrical production Freedom Rising; and the iconic Signers' Hall, where visitors can sign the Constitution alongside 42 life-size, bronze statues of the Founding Fathers.  As America's forum for constitutional dialogue, the Center engages diverse, distinguished leaders of government, public policy, journalism and scholarship in timely public discussions and debates.  The Center also houses the Annenberg Center for Education and Outreach, the national hub for constitutional education, which offers cutting-edge civic learning resources both onsite and online.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Visitor services volunteers staff checkpoints throughout the museum providing exceptional customer service.

Volunteers typically assist with:

  • Greeting visitors
  • Answering visitor questions
  • Staffing various checkpoints in the museum
  • Roving the museum assisting as needed

QUALIFICATIONS

Volunteers should:

  • Be outgoing and friendly and enjoy working with people
  • Have some experience in customer service
  • Be able to stand for extended periods of time

How to Apply

If you are interested in volunteering, you may choose any of the following options:

  • Complete the online volunteer application here.
  • Download a PDF of the application here, print it out, complete it, and mail it to the address listed on the application or fax it to 215.409.6650.
  • Call the Human Resources Department at 215.409.6691 to request an application.
  • Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to request an application.

Placement in the volunteer program is by interview only. Once your application is received, we will call you if we would like to arrange an interview.