Gallery Attendant

(Visual Arts Centre of Clarington)

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Position ID: V-OSH1197 Last Modified: 22 Jul 2019 Last Full Update: 22 Jul 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactVivienne Song, Development Coordinator; Phone: 905-623-5831 ext 2; Email:
DutiesAssist with the Visual Arts Centre's educational effort * lead gallery tours, answer visitor questions * monitor gallery space * complete research and administrative tasks assigned by gallery staff
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BenefitsInsider access to VAC programs * duty-specific training * opportunity to work with artists and arts professionals * volunteer appreciation events and socials
ClientsVisitors to the gallery
Ages13 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Audio / Visual Production ; Culture & Heritage ; Youth & Activity Camp Support ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; Commit for the duration of an exhibition, which is typically run for three months
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours30 / Year
Dates and Times2-4 hour shifts, morning, afternoon and evening, available Tuesday to Sunday
SeasonsYear Round ; 2019 Exhibitions run from January 20 - December 15th
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - Ground floor is accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
LocationVisual Arts Centre of Clarington, 143 Simpson Ave, Bowmanville
Number of PositionsClarington 
15 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided - at the beginning of each exhibition ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit - 15 minute walk from King Street E and Simpsons Ave ; Free parking available
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsPolice check required for volunteers who are 18 years of age and over
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Organization NameVisual Arts Centre of Clarington
Office Phone905-623-5831
Address & Map
143 Simpson Ave
Bowmanville, ON L1C 3K8
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Mailing Addressc/o Dionne Powlenzuk 
Box 52 
143 Simpson Ave 
Bowmanville, ON L1C 3K8

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