Apprentice Gallery Assistant (BALTIC Crew)

12 month contract, £6.25 per hour
37 hours per week, 20% of these hours will be training with Gateshead College

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art has exhibited the work of over 450 different international artists, received over 7 million visitors through the door since opening and welcomed 262,000 participants in learning activities last year alone.

We have ambitious plans for 2018-2022 which will be challenging and rewarding for all our team. We are looking for an exceptional individual to join BALTIC and help broaden and deepen our impact as a world-class organisation.

We are recruiting two apprentice Gallery Assistants (BALTIC Crew) who can combine an appreciation of contemporary art with the skills, passion and enthusiasm to communicate effectively with our audiences. The ideal candidate will have good communication skills, good team working skills and be willing to develop knowledge and understanding of contemporary art.

The duration of this apprenticeship will be for 12 months and upon completion, you will gain a Level 2 BTEC Diploma in Customer Service with Gateshead College and functional skills Maths, English and IT, if required. This post is advertised for 37 hours per week, this will include 20% off the job training to satisfy the requirements of the apprenticeship.

Closing date: Wednesday 20 February 2019

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Must have eligibility to work in the UK.

BALTIC is committed to the goal of building a diverse workforce. We are inviting people with different skills, experiences and backgrounds to apply for this opportunity. We encourage applications from those who consider themselves as having a minority representation in this field.