Join us as a Living History Heritage Ambassador Volunteer

Be a part of the new Living History program at the Steveston Historic Sites.  London Heritage Farm is one of the participating sites!

As a Heritage Ambassador volunteer, you will share the stories of the people who lived and worked at the four locations-Britannia Shipyards, the Steveston Tram, the Steveston Museum and London Heritage Farm. You will be dressed in period costumes, while demonstrating activities such as playing cards, churning butter, sewing, explaining tram car mechanics and much more.

No experience is necessary. Training is provided. Volunteers will not be acting/in character. Volunteers must be 15+, outgoing, passionate about history and willing to share their knowledge and enthusiasm with the public.

The shift times, days and activities vary across sites. Generally, shifts take place 11:45am-4:15pm, 7 days a week. A commitment of 6 shifts from May-September is required.

Sign up HERE for an Information Session, held on Wed. April 10 6:30-8:00pm or Sat. April 13 10:30am-12:00pm. If you have any questions, email us at shsvolunteers@richmond.ca or call us at 604-238-8037

Becoming a Living History Volunteer

We are hiring!

The London Heritage Farm Society operates London Heritage Farm, a Historic Site in Richmond, B.C. The Society manages the London Farmhouse, including Museum, Tea Room, and Gift Shop, as well as Heritage and Allotment Gardens, site rentals and Special Events.

The Society seeks an energetic and organized Administrator. Responsibilities of the Society Administrator include management and direction of the operations, programmes and activities of the Society, and liaison with the City of Richmond.

Preference will be given to a self-motivated team player with a background in office administration, staff and volunteer supervision and heritage tourism.

The successful candidate must have fluency in English, strong computer and communication skills, the ability to work independently and their own transportation.

This is a part-time position. A minimum of three office days per week, some evening and weekend time, plus remote office work are required.

Applications will be accepted in the form of a Resume with cover letter until 5:00 pm April 18, 2017.

Please send your application via email londonhf@telus.net. No phone calls, please.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.