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Techniquest

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Become a Connect Volunteer

Techniquest is a leading science discovery centre with a world-wide reputation for excellence and innovation.

Please see below for a list of current volunteering opportunities.


TechniConnect Forum Champion

Reporting to: Engagement & Partnership team
Position: Flexible volunteering between Monday and Friday

To support Techniquest by discussing upcoming projects and programmes and providing feedback at a local level on the impacts, challenges and benefits.

If you think you can meet this challenge, please click the apply button below and submitting your details.

Role Description Apply


Brand Champion

Reporting to: Marketing team
Position: Flexible volunteering opportunities on weekdays and/or weekends

To support the Marketing team with social media content and posts that encourages a new target audience to engage with Techniquest’s offerings, specifically After Hours, Late Nights and Community events.

If you think you can meet this challenge, please click the apply button below and submitting your details.

Role Description Apply


Audience Researcher

Reporting to: Engagement & Partnerships team
Position: Flexible volunteering opportunities on weekdays and/or weekends

To support the Engagement and Partnerships Team with community-based research that encourages the local area to participate and engage, as a “co-researcher”. Act as a point of contact for the charity’s community engagement activity.

If you think you can meet this challenge, please click the apply button below and submitting your details.

Role Description Apply


Project Support

Reporting to: Content Manager
Position: Flexible volunteering between Monday and Friday

To support the Project & Content Team with project-based research that supports the set-up of new temporary exhibitions and theatre shows. Acting as a point of contact between the Projects Team and Engagement Team.

If you think you can meet this challenge, please click the apply button below and submitting your details.

Role Description Apply


Event Support

Reporting to: Events team
Position: Set dates that align with the adult and teen events calendar – including weekdays and/or weekends

To support the events team during their After Hours, Teen Lates and Corporate events.

If you think you can meet this challenge, please click the apply button below and submitting your details.

Role Description Apply


Girls Who Code Facilitator

Reporting to: Engagement & Partnership team
Position: 6-week sessions between January and April 2020

To support and facilitate Techniquest’s Girls Who Code, 6-week workshops. Guiding girls between 13 and 17 years old through the curriculum, helping them to build sisterhood within the Club and learn to use computer science to impact their community.

If you think you can meet this challenge, please click the apply button below and submitting your details.

Role Description Apply


Audience assistant

Reporting to: Operations team
Position: Flexible hours between Monday and Sunday

To support the Front of House Team ensuring that all our audiences receive the best possible experience through engaging interaction and exceptional customer service.

If you think you can meet this challenge, please click the apply button below and submitting your details.

Role Description Apply

 

Find us

  Techniquest, Stuart Street, Cardiff, CF10 5BW

Contact us

  029 2047 5475
  info@techniquest.org

Opening hours

  During local school holidays
10.00am–5.00pm Bank Holidays, seven days a week.

  School term
9.30am–4.30pm Tuesday–Friday;
10.00am–5.00pm Saturday and Sunday.

Charity & company

  Registered charity no. 517722
  Registered in Wales no. 01955696

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FAQs

  •   What is Techniquest?

    Techniquest is an educational charity, with a science centre in Cardiff Bay. Our mission is to embed science in Welsh culture through interactive engagement. We provide a range of services to schools and teachers to complement formal education provision in Wales and work extensively with public audiences.

  •   Where can I park?

    We are pleased to be able to offer all of our visitors discounted parking with Q-Park, our preferred parking partner.

    The Q-Park operates the Cardiff Bay car park in Pierhead Street which is around 8 minutes walk from Techniquest.

    We have agreed a special discount rate for our customers of 15% off all pre-bookings.
    Pre-book and guarantee your space here using the code TECHNI15.

    There are also nearby pay-and-display car parks on Stuart Street and Havannah Street. Please do not park on Havannah Street itself.

  •   Who is it for?

    Techniquest is suitable for all ages! We do have special events for certain groups, however — see Toddler Days, After Hours and Home Educator days.

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