Volunteer with Historic England

Meet new people, learn new skills, gain useful experience and, most importantly, have fun as a volunteer with Historic England.

Opportunities vary widely, from helping with our huge archive to diving our protected wrecks and helping us out with historical research for some of our ground-breaking projects.

Use the search below to find volunteer vacancies that we're looking to fill.

If there are none currently, or if you can't find what you're looking for, please check again soon - we have different opportunities every few weeks.

Or why not find out about volunteering opportunities in other heritage organisations?

  • How to Apply

    Find out how to apply for volunteer opportunities.

  • Volunteer Policy

    Volunteering is an important part of our work. It gives more people a chance to be involved in looking after our heritage and helps us do more.

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Here are some of the questions that people often ask us about volunteering with Historic England.