ID: 153615

Gallery Attendant

Arts & Culture Regular - more than 6 months Edge Hill QLD

About this opportunity

Our front of house volunteers play a vital role in the day-to-day activities of the gallery space by interacting with the public and promoting the space, the artists, and the exhibition program. Volunteers will operate on a weekend roster, which includes a am-pm shift on Saturdays and Sundays, with an extended shift on the last Sunday of each month (am-2.30 pm) in line with the Tanks Market Days. We are asking that you commit to one shift per month.

Major roles and responsibilities are -

-Unlock the site gates, toilets and the Tank 4 Gallery on arrival and lock the site at the end of your shift -Turn on all lights and audio/visual equipment required by the current exhibition at the start of your shift and turn everything off at the end of your shift -Direct visitors and assist with inquiries -Communicate positively with others across different ages, backgrounds, cultures and -abilities -Handle the sales of artworks -Beware of specific workplace hazards/ note any particular hazards associated with the current exhibition

Additional requirements

Keen interest in the visual arts
Desire to expand knowledge and interact with art of different genres
Be well presented

Time Required

Saturday (9am-2pm) Sunday (9am-2pm)

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage