Gallery Assistants

  • VO59336


Craft Town Scotland is looking to recruit Gallery Assistants to join our dedicated team of volunteers at the Barony Centre, West Kilbride. Gallery Assistants will work in the Barony Shop, serving customers, providing information on exhibitions and helping visitors with enquiries. All volunteers are provided with training and support, and receive benefits in return for their time, including; invites to exhibition openings, priority booking for workshops and special social events for volunteers. We are looking for Gallery Assistants for a commitment of one shift a week, Monday-Saturday, 10am -1.30pm or 1.30pm-5pmor Sundays 12-5pm.

Organisation aims and objectives

To advance the arts, heritage and culture, particularly through (but not limited to) increasing opportunities for crafters and designer-makers, and through increasing access to and participation in contemporary craft and design for all. To provide recreational facilities and to organise recreational activities, available to the public at large, with a view to improving their conditions of life, particularly through (but limited to) the promotion of heritage and contemporary craft and design, including holding workshops and providing exhibition, gallery and workshop space;










No but minimum commitment of 3.5 hours per week preferred


Opportunities for under 16’s will be reviewed on a case by case basis including Duke of Edinburgh Award applicants.
Experience required: None – the Barony Centre can provide training and support for our Gallery Assistants to ensure they are confident in their role.
Travel details: The Barony Centre is located on the main street of West Kilbride and is easily accessible by bus and train, with links across Ayrshire and to Glasgow. There is also a free carpark next to the Barony Centre.
Minimum age: 16


Expenses details: No. Expenses for travel can be covered in certain circumstances but must be approved in advance..
Training details: Provided in-house to all volunteers with further opportunities available.
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 4 months ago

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