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Cultural Services

Within our cultural services team we make sure that our customers can get the most out of the service and enjoy their experience. This includes looking after Libraries, Museums and Adult learning within Sandwell.

Libraries

You can learn how to:-

  • Help our customers to get the most from the service
  • Encourage more people to use the services available
  • Help to maintain our files and equipment including ICT, Books, CDs, DVDs and many others

Museums

You can learn how to:-

  • Help our customers to get the most from the service
  • Encourage more people to use the services available
  • Help to maintain our equipment including pieces of artwork, antiques and many other interesting historic pieces

Work Experience Opportunity - Best's Angels

An opportunity to undertake a work experience placement and be part of a creative project at Haden Hill House Museum from 29 June - 10 July 2015.

As part of the work experience, you will:-

  • research information and take part in this Heritage Lottery Funded creative interpretation project.
  • work with the artist/curator leading the project and learn project and exhibition skills.
  • Yundertake research at the museum and in the archive and help work on an exhibition for Haden Hill House.
  • work on social media and the online archive and information sharing.

The work experience will take place primarily at Haden Hill House but also at other locations such as Sandwell Archives, local libraries or relevant sites.

To apply for the Best's Angels work experience opportunity, please download, complete and return your application form along with a cover letter telling us:-

  • why you are interested in working on this project at Sandwell Museums.
  • what qualities you have which you think you will bring to your placement.
  • what you think a museum is and what museums do.