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Edinburgh Printmakers offers excellent opportunities throughout the year to gain valuable knowledge, skills and experience supporting the management of the gallery.Our internship programme is ideal for recent arts graduates, or for those wanting relevant experience. Training includes practical work experience and the development of skills appropriate to the co-ordination and running of a gallery.

 

Edinburgh Printmakers - Gallery & Sales Intern

Work pattern: 2 days a week, may include weekends and some evenings.

Duration: 6 months in total, with an initial 3-month review period.

 Edinburgh Printmakers are looking for an enthusiastic and friendly volunteer with a can-do attitude to join our dynamic gallery team as a Gallery & Sales Intern.

The voluntary Gallery and Sales Internship will give volunteers the opportunity to  learn and develop skills in gallery administration, exhibition and event co-ordination, and art handling. We aim to provide our interns with a solid understanding of what it means to work within a public arts organisation and the contemporary arts  market through thorough training and plenty of support during their time with us.

Through working with volunteers’ own strengths and interests, this internship is designed to equip recent graduates interested in the visual arts sector with the tools that they need to make decisions about, and pursue, their future career choices.

Is a non-paid role, but we can offer £32 a month for travel as well as the opportunity to take part in Edinburgh Printmakers’ vast array of printmaking courses. After your internship, you will be entitled to 3 Months studio membership and 10 free printmaking sessions dependent upon your printmaking experience.

For more details please contact Judith Liddle at events@edinburghprintmakers.co.uk, quoting ‘Gallery Intern’ in the subject line.

Deadline: 10am on Tuesday 4th October 2016

Interviews: Thursday 6th October 2016

Please take note that we are seeking applicants with an immediate availability to start.

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