John Hansard Gallery is seeking to appoint an experienced Gallery Technician, who will be a key member of the Programme team at this exciting moment for the Gallery.
The successful applicant will make an essential contribution to the successful realisation of the Gallery’s acclaimed programme of contemporary art exhibitions, events, education and outreach. Previous experience working in all aspects of art exhibition installation is essential, from planning and implementation, to working within a contemporary art context with artists and curators. Knowledge and experience of fine art transportation, audio-visual equipment, carpentry, power tools, heavy lifting and current Health & Safety standards are vital, as well as organisational and administrative skills.
The John Hansard Gallery will shortly enter a new chapter in its history when it re-locates to a purpose-built gallery, part of Studio 144 in Southampton’s Cultural Quarter. The relocation will triple the gallery space available and provide an opportunity for greater impact, both in terms of artist’s production and as an organisation reaching diverse audiences locally, nationally and internationally.
Closing Date: Monday 19 June 2017
Interview Date: Tuesday 04 July 2017
Salary: £23,879 to £28,452 / Full Time – Fixed Term for 12 months in the first instance with the possibility of extension.
Application is via the University of Southampton website here.