Gallery Ambassador - Fixed-Term Contract

Gallery Ambassador – Fixed-Term Contract

Fixed term contracts, 24 November – 10 January

Do you have an engaged, positive attitude and an enthusiasm for excellent visitor care? If you would like to be part of a dynamic team supporting the Gallery’s culture of experimentation in work practices, you could consider applying to greet visitors and invigilate exhibitions in our beautiful galleries.

We are offering a number of fixed term Gallery Ambassador contracts to invigilate our Kai Althoff goes with Bernard Leach exhibition.

Working patterns available:

Please note working patterns alternate each week between working patterns 1 and 2.

Working Pattern 1

Thursday – 12.15 – 22:30

Friday – 10.30-18.15

Sunday – 10.30-18.15

Working Pattern 2

Tuesdays – 10.30-18.15

Wednesdays – 10.30-18.15

Saturday – 10.30-18.15

Conditions of work

  • Fixed Term contracts 24 November – 10 January
  • Be available to cover other Gallery Ambassador’s Annual Leave when required
  • Be available to work evening shifts when required as per season openings, patrons events etc.
  • The period of notice: 3 weeks (1 week within probation)
  • Probation period: 3 weeks
  • Salary : based on £9.41 per hour (£10.55 an hour including holiday pay) on a fixed term contract with additional hours added

In addition, the benefits you are eligible to receive are, subject to availability:

  • 20 days annual holiday (pro rata)
  • Discount from the Whitechapel Gallery bookshop
  • Discount from the Whitechapel Gallery Townsend Restaurant
  • Discounts on editions (one per edition) and publications
  • Training opportunities

For further information, please download the Job Description.

To apply

Please complete an application form and return to by midnight on Sunday 8 November 2020.

Interviews will take place via Zoom on Monday 16th November 2020.

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

Image: Alexis Teplin performing in the Whitechapel gallery © Ray Tang

How to Apply