Job Opportunity – Gallery Assistant (Community Employment Scheme)

Job Summary

The Courthouse Gallery & Studios in Ennistymon is seeking an enthusiastic gallery assistant to work for 19.5 hours per week. The hours are variable and will include some weekend and evening work.

The Ideal candidate will have good interpersonal skills and be proficient using computers. The role is varied, and includes working on the reception desk, assisting visitors, booking in events, help with installing exhibitions, and assistance with marketing and PR.

Requirement: Candidates must be in receipt of full-time social welfare payment for the past 12 months. This includes those on the Turas Nua pathway.

Title: Part-time Gallery Assistant (Community Employment Scheme)

Hours: Variable. 19.5 hours per week.

Salary: N/A

Location: Ennistymon, Co Clare

Start Date: End of November 2018

Duration: 1 year + depending on CE eligibility

Application Deadline: 5th November

Main Duties & Responsibilities.

Administration.

  • Good computer skills. Familiarity with Word for Windows and Excel desirable
  • An interest and knowledge of art would be an advantage
  • Assisting with the installation of exhibitions
  • Gallery invigilation
  • Dealing with the general public to answer queries

Person Specification

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Initiative and willingness to learn

If interested, please provide a send a CV and expression of interest to Kathryn Comber at The Courthouse Gallery & Studios in person or via email info@thecourthousegallery.com.