Bradwell Windmill Team

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Bradwell Windmill is a fully functioning flour mill, not a commercial mill but a visitor attraction specifically for educational purpose. The mill welcomes groups from school and colleges.  


Key elements of the role


  • Welcome visitors to the Mill
  • Help with Landscaping
  • Interact with visitors
  • Present, instruct and inform general public about The Mill
  • Invigilation and security of The Mill
  • Provide an excellent visitor experience
  • Provide guided tours around the mill
  • Keep the Mill clean and tidy
  • Maintain Health and Safety



At the Milton Keynes Museum we understand that people only have a limited amount of free time. Therefore any commitment, you can make will be gratefully received.


What we are looking for

  • Excellent communication skills and confidence in talking with visitors
  • Commitment to excellent customer service
  • Common sense
  • Attention to detail
  • An interest in the museum and its ongoing story
  • Works well under pressure
  • Team worker


Training and induction

  • Full induction to the site and history
  • Shadowing other volunteers
  • Ongoing training will be provided as and when necessary
  • Full training given on all aspect of The Mill

Benefits of becoming a volunteer

  • 10% off purchases in the shop and selected items in the tearooms.
  • When on duty a free tea/coffee in the tearooms.
  • Free entry to the museum for you and immediate family.
  • Free entry to Heritage MK sites
  • Joining a fantastic team of people all looking to the future
  • A great opportunity to make new friends
  • Gaining new skills and developing old ones




For more information about this role and to apply please, email or ring the museum on 01908 316 222 and talk to us about volunteering.


This role is on a voluntary basis and does not create a legally binding arrangement.