Call-out for Gallery Assistants

(Voluntary)

Extended deadline: 6pm Monday 18 April

This is an opportunity for individuals to join our team at Drawing Room and gain valuable experience in the day-to-day running of a public arts organisation. As an integral part of our small team, delivering an ambitious programme of exhibitions and events, you will acquire a wide range of skills and experiences. In particular we are able to offer experience in one of the following areas:

  • Curatorial research working closely with the directors 
  • Library services working with Outset Study librarian
  • Marketing and Communications working with our communications manager

When:

Beginning as soon as possible, we are looking for 2 days per week commitment and for a minimum of 4 months.

Person specifications:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Have exceptional attention to detail
  • Confident individual who can work independently and within a team
  • An interest in pursuing a career in arts organisations
  • Computer literate with experience of Photoshop and Excel
  • Interested in Contemporary Art
  • Flexibility to attend occasional out of hours events
  • Experience within retail, office and/or hospitality will be valued

Expenses:

We are able to cover expenses for travel within London and there is potential for additional paid work on Saturdays.

To Apply:

Email CV and cover letter expressing your interest in one of the above areas to [email protected] by midday on Monday 11 April.

Posted: Wed 02 Mar 2016