Description of position:The gallery assistant will be responsible for welcoming visitors, providing helpful information regarding the artists and artworks to visitors, and opening and closing the exhibition. Remuneration will be given based on an hourly rate.
Requirements of potential candidates:- Reliable and able to commit to allocated days- Good communication skills- Approachable and enthusiastic- Interested in promoting our local arts scene- Knowledge of art is not necessary although preferred
Participants of this programme will undergo a two-day training on the following aspects:- Communication skills and public speaking- Gallery management- Story-telling for the arts
Time commitment:- Two-day training programme on 3 & 4 August 2019- Minimum of 9 days in August to manage the mobile exhibitions- 4 hours per day, either from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm or 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm(Please refer to the preliminary scheduling below)