Since its foundation in 1870 the Birmingham and Warwickshire Archaeological Society has promoted the preservation, study and enjoyment of archaeology, history and architecture in Birmingham, Warwickshire and neighbouring areas. The Society is relaunching itself with a new business plan focused on community engagement and we are looking for people to help us deliver it.

You can read our volunteer policy here.

All of the volunteer roles that we currently have available are Trustee positions. You can learn more about becoming a Trustee here.


Current Opportunities

Marketing Secretary

In this role you will be supporting the Executive Committee in growing and diversifying membership. You’ll be writing content for the website, you’ll develop the bi-annual newsletter and any required promotional materials. If you have communications experience plus a passion for archeology and local history, perhaps this role is for you.

Read the volunteer role description here

We are also recruiting for non-portfolio trustee positions.

You can apply for any of the volunteering opportunities above using our volunteer application form. Once completed, please email to

Once you have applied, we will have a very informal interview which presents a chance for you to ask questions about the role and the Society, as well as for us to get to know you better.

Thanks for your interest in supporting the Society!