What we do

RawMinds Ambassadors’ Panel

Six young people from the RawMinds Ambassadors sit on a sofa, talking to each other.
RawMinds Ambassadors group from 2018. © Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0).

If you’re an enthusiastic young person aged 14 to 19 and looking for experience of working behind the scenes at Wellcome Collection, join our Ambassadors’ Panel. We recruit yearly and will be looking for new Ambassadors in summer 2020.

What you’ll do

Are you someone who is keen to share your ideas, collaborate with others, and work on making the museum more interesting? Become one of our Ambassadors and you can tell us what events should happen, advise our Youth Programme team, and take on a project.

What you’ll get

  • Two meetings a month on Thursdays (17:00 to 19:00)
  • Work experience and training
  • Your travel expenses covered (within zones 1 to 6)
  • Discounts in Wellcome Shop and Café
  • Snacks at every meeting

How to apply

We’re not currently recruiting, but we’ll be looking for new Ambassadors in summer 2020.

If you’re interested in participating in our other events, keeping up with what we do, and being the first to know when we’re recruiting the next group of Ambassadors, join our mailing list.

What RawMinds Ambassadors have done before

This year’s Ambassadors are running a project about climate change, inspired by our new gallery – Being Human. They are meeting artists, scientists and campaigners to inspire them.

Past Ambassadors have created an exhibition, hosted a performance featuring poets and drag kings, and given tours as part of ‘You Don’t Own Me‘. They also:

To see other events and projects you can get involved in, go to Young People →