Gallery Technician

Gallery Technician
Employer: Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts
Salary: £19,202 to £21,414 per annum
Location: Norwich, Norfolk

SAINSBURY CENTRE FOR VISUAL ARTS
Gallery Technician
Ref: TC660

£19,202 to £21,414 per annum

The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts is one of the most prominent university art galleries in Britain, with a national and international reputation as one of the UK’s principal centres for the presentation and study of art.

The Sainsbury Centre requires an experienced and dedicated museum professional to join the Head of Technical Services and the Exhibition team to assist in all technical aspects of the delivery of the SCVA’s programme of exhibitions, displays and events.
The post holder will assist in maintaining the galleries, Workshop and Art Storage; performing a key role in exhibition installations and de-installations. Other tasks include art handling, making display furniture, installing works of art in exhibitions and displays. The post holder will work in the Workshop, gallery spaces and storage areas and will assist in the building of exhibition installations, liaising with designers and be able to read and work from plans.

Educated to NVQ 3 or equivalent qualification/experience, you will have an interest/experience in woodworking, an ability to use woodworking machinery, experience of constructing and installing exhibitions, shop fittings, furniture or similar and have experience of risk assessment procedures.

This post is available from 15 August 2019 on a full-time, indefinite basis.

Closing Date: 19 July 2019

The University is a Bronze Athena Swan Award holder, currently working towards Silver.

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