VOLUNTEER

Sculpture Park+Gallery Tour Guides

 

We are seeking individuals with a strong interest in the visual arts, preferably those with an art related tertiary qualification, who are confident in their communication skills and ability to effectively interact with others.

Duties include:

  • Conducting tours for the general public including adults, school groups and special event groups within the Gallery and/or Sculpture Park.
  • Participating in training and committing to regular research on upcoming exhibitions, including attendance of exhibition related public programs.
  • Promoting public interest in the gallery and its exhibitions and programs.
  • Participating in rostered tour guiding as organised by the senior tour guide, and assisting the Education Coordinator as required for school tours.

Tours are informative and friendly, providing factual information and visual analysis of artworks.

 

Education Program Assistants

 

Education Volunteers assist with McClelland’s education workshops, programs and tours.

Applicants will ideally have experience working with children in an educational capacity, preferably have teaching qualifications or be teachers in training. A commitment of one half-day per fortnight (Tuesday to Friday – some Mondays) is required.

Applicants must be confident in addressing the key selection criteria as specified within the McClelland Education Volunteer Position Description.

 

Front of House Volunteers

 

Be the face of McClelland by meeting and greeting visitors, providing information on current exhibitions, both in the gallery and sculpture park.

Receive and direct incoming enquiries and assist with the promotion of an exciting range of programs and opening events to visitors, while ensuring the security of our gallery spaces.

 

Park Volunteers

 

Assist our park and facilities manager in maintaining McClelland’s park and bush land to a beautiful and safe standard. Experience in gardening or horticulture is desired but not compulsory.

 

All volunteers are required to have a working with children’s check.

For further information or to apply for any of these volunteer positions, please email info@mcclellandgallery.com