Volunteering Opportunities: July 2017

Railway volunteers meet HRH

For the heritage centre site to achieve its full potential we need new volunteers to join our team. Most of these roles are not strenuous and do not require physical activity so would suit people of any ability. In all cases volunteers must be over 18 although younger persons are… Continue reading Volunteering Opportunities: July 2017

Volunteering Opportunities: March 2017

Railway Volunteers meet HRH

Over the next few months we will be progressively opening further areas of the site. To help us run the attractions we need volunteers, such as guides to open and close the buildings and to answer questions, people to give demonstrations, and also volunteers to help with shunting demonstrations. Continue reading Volunteering Opportunities: March 2017

Ecology Volunteer Open Day 14-July

Daffodils on Nunckley Trail

We have an Eco Volunteer Open Day on Thursday July 14th. Our volunteers will give guided tours of the trail, and the rest of the site, to prospective volunteers, so they can see the type of things we get involved with and see how they can become involved themselves. Hour long tours will set off from the patio outside Granite’s Coffee Shop at 10am, 11am, midday, 1pm and 2pm. Continue reading Ecology Volunteer Open Day 14-July

Our plans for March and April

View from Heritage Centre to quarry

With under four weeks to go before opening how are we progressing and what is left to do?

We have groups working most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays so if you can help in any way please get in touch. Continue reading Our plans for March and April

Granite’s Coffee Shop Recruiting

Heritage Centre 07 Feb 16

A big thank you to everyone who applied for a job at our new Granite’s Coffee Shop.

We are pleased to say that we now have our small team of staff for the opening in April. Continue reading Granite’s Coffee Shop Recruiting

Our plans for 2016

We try to keep you informed about our progress through regular updates and the Heritage Centre timelapse.
By way of a change we thought you might like an insight into what we have planned for the coming year.
Continue reading Our plans for 2016

Mountsorrel Village Fete

We have a stall at the Mountsorrel Charities Fête, run by the Scouts, on Saturday 13th June from 10 ’till 12. So if you are in the area, and would like to know more about the Heritage Centre and the Mountsorrel Railway, why not pop along for a chat. For… Continue reading Mountsorrel Village Fete

Vacancies: Mar-2015

Events Coordinator We are currently looking for an Events Coordinator to organise our attendance at local fetes and galas. Are you the volunteer to help with this or do you know someone who could take on this role? Please feel free to share our post with your friends. Heritage Centre… Continue reading Vacancies: Mar-2015

Vacancies: Feb-2015

Heritage Centre – Project Assistant We need people to help us source material for the build phase of the Heritage Centre. Immediate start required. Heritage Centre – Site Supervisors Do you have build experience? We need volunteers who can call in on-site, answer contractor questions and generally keep the build… Continue reading Vacancies: Feb-2015

Vacancies: Dec 2014

Our current volunteers are very good with hands-on physical work but we lack skills in key areas including :- Public Relations Social media management Administration Basic accounting Business rules knowledge We are looking for volunteers to assist in these areas if possible. We envisage each of these areas requiring perhaps… Continue reading Vacancies: Dec 2014