Monday, 23 May 2022 14:59

Part-time Gallery Assistant (Community Employment Scheme)

The Courthouse Gallery and Studios in Ennistymon, Co Clare, is seeking an enthusiastic gallery assistant to work for 19.5 hours per week through the Community Employment Scheme.

The hours are variable and will include some weekend and evening work. The ideal candidate will have good interpersonal skills and be proficient in using computers. The role is varied and includes working on the reception desk, Front of house duties,  assisting visitors, booking events, helping with installing exhibitions, and assistance with marketing and PR.


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

Hours: Variable. 19.5 hours per week.

Salary: N/A

Location: Ennistymon, Co Clare

Start Date: June 2022

Application deadline: Rolling basis until the position is filled.


Main Duties and Responsibilities:



  • Good computer skills. Familiarity with Word for Windows and Excel is 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


Please confirm your eligibility with your local FAS Office before applying for this position. This position is only open to people who are eligible for the Community Employment Scheme, i.e. over 21 years of age and in receipt of a Dept. of Social Protection payment for 12 months or more. This includes those on the Turas Nua pathway.


For information on Community Employment Schemes (CE Scheme) see:


If interested, please provide a send a CV and expression of interest to Kathryn Comber at The Courthouse Gallery and Studios in person or via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.