• £ 10.01 - £20.02
  • Temporary
  • Gallery Attendant
  • mia.mcdowell@premiere-agency.com

Casual Gallery Attendant required in Lisburn

  • £10.01 – £20.02 per hour depending on the shift worked
  • Temporary contact
  • Hours- As and when required (evening and weekends may be required)
  • Initially until March 2022

Job duties:

Gallery Attendants present the education programme through guiding visitors through tours of exhibitions and providing workshop

  1. To ensure the proper control and safety of the public to assist with the evacuation of the building in accordance with fire and security procedures. To maintain the security of the buildings and their contents by the invigilation of designated areas and galleries as required, carrying out security searches where necessary.
  2. To provide guided tours and workshops for exhibitions, programmes and special events for the general public, schools and groups with special needs. To prepare for these by doing background reading.
  3. To provide textile and craft demonstrations and subject based workshops such as hand-hackling, spinning, weaving and arts and crafts. To participate in training and practice to prepare as necessary materials and equipment for these.
  4. To assist in the setting up of facilities for exhibitions and events which will included the carrying of furniture and equipment and assistance with display making. To clean, tidy and maintain facilities and exhibits to ensure public safety and enjoyment.
  5. To assist on a rota basis with administration tasks such as stock taking, inventory, mailing and photocopying.
  6. Ensure all Health and Safety legislation, published relevant guidelines and Health and Safety policies and procedures, including risk assessments are complied with in relation to the services and activities within facilities.
  7. Any other duties seemed relevant to the post as directed

You must have 5 GCSEs grades A-C and one must be in History, Science and OR arts related. You must have One year’s experience in one or more of the following:

  • Work as a gallery assistant in a museum, historic building or other heritage facility
  • Work with the public, preferably in arts, history, science or crafts environment
  • Work in a customer care environment
  • Work with school children

Please send your CV to mia.mcdowell@premiere-agency.com