Opportunities

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GALLERY ASSISTANT

We are looking for a committed and talented young person to work at Centrala Gallery- to contribute to the development, administration and day to day running of a vibrant cultural venue, its arts programme and associated creative projects.

Vacancy Description

We currently looking for a enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our front of house team as a Gallery Assistant. As part of the team you will be required to help us welcome our visitors to Centrala Gallery and Cafe and support any activities, exhibits, installations and events being held in the space. You will be responsible for welcoming visitors, working in the cafe, supervising any works on display and will also contribute to general housekeeping tasks and administration work.

 Duties to include:

1. Attending events such as exhibitions opening nights
2. Keeping both front and back of house clean & tidy
3. Liaise with customers, volunteers, and staff in a professional and welcoming manner
4. Assisting during exhibition and events planning and installation
5. Contributing to social media and website content
6. Participating in full at team meetings
7. Working in the cafe

 Requirements

•Volunteering experience
• Proactive and positive with a ‘can do’ attitude
• Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
• Background education in arts and culture
• Committed to following a project through, from start to finish
• Computer literate
• Creativity and ability to work on own initiative and meeting deadlines

Seen as advantage

• Experience of working in an art gallery

 

Vacancy Location: Centrala, Unit 4, Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street B5 5RT Birmingham

 

Working week and hours: flexible