Gallery Assistant

Gallery Assistant
Employer: The Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden
Salary: Hourly rate - £10
Location: Surrey

The Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden is looking for a part time gallery assistant, starting as soon as possible. We are looking for a bubbly, personable and hard working individual to work in the reception with the gallery manager. You can't be afraid to get your hands dirty, as some garden work will also be required.

During the Summer Season – April to end of October, you will be required Sundays plus an additional weekday (usually Tuesday). We also have a few events during the summer, such as private views - which are an excellent opportunity to meet artists and clients. You will be required to help at these.

Hourly rate - £10

The Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden is a internationally-renowned sculpture gallery, featuring contemporary work from British and European artists. Set in a valley in the Surrey Hills, this unusual garden exhibits a huge variety of sculpture. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills, immerse yourself in the art world and to meet a fascinating variety of people.

An interest in contemporary art is essential, and basic photography skills are necessary. Applicants must have good computer skills – preferably knowledge of using iMac/MacBook. You must live within a 20 mile radius of the Garden (Ockley, Surrey RH5 5RL) – as a knowledge of the local area is useful, and in case of emergencies you may be required on short notice. You must drive/have access to a car as there are no public transport routes nearby.

Duties include: manning reception on open days, talking to visitors, clients & artists. Assisting with admin. Assisting with events.

Helping in the garden – gardening, painting, moving sculpture.

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