Director's Office Volunteer

The Director’s Office Volunteer will gain skills and work experience in the busy Director’s Office, supporting the Director’s Assistant in daily administration duties and research projects set out by the Director. This is an unpaid opportunity for up to two days per week, up to six months.

Voluntary placements at the Whitechapel Gallery are an opportunity for candidates to gain training, skills and experience in a specific aspect of the workings of a public gallery. Volunteers will also gain an insight into the different career paths available in the arts sector, and have the opportunity to be mentored by experienced professionals.

You will have an interest in working in arts administration and a demonstrable interest in contemporary art and the work of the Whitechapel Gallery.

As part of your placement you will learn:

  • Transferable administrative skills
  • Transferable research skills


For a full role outline please click here.

The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862

How to apply

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