Volunteer call out for October 2021. Express your interest here.
Join our passionate volunteer team to help bring this years Triennial to fruition, ensuring that audiences have a safe and inspiring experience. We are looking for people with a variety of skills and an interest in arts and community to practically support Kyneton Contemporary with a little (or a lot!) of their time. All volunteers will receive a free ticket and work in conjunction with event organisers who will host briefings and provide support throughout the event. Kyneton Contemporary exhibition venues will be open from 10AM – 5PM daily and volunteer shifts will generally be 3.5 hrs. Volunteers must be aged 18+, flexible, reliable, confident to work independently as well as part of a team and happy to attend a short training session before the event.
- Venue attendant
- Hang out with excellent contemporary art and chat to visitors, share insights about artists and artworks, check tickets, make sure visitors and artworks are safe and everyone is having a good time.
- Public program assistant
- Provide practical support for public programs including artist talks and workshops; set-up equipment, check tickets, coordinate and welcome attendees, provide practical support to artists and the Kyneton Contemporary crew where needed.
- Box Office assistant
- Hang out at Kyneton Contemporary HQ, sell tickets and merchandise and provide key event information to visitors. Good people skills and a level of confidence with technology, general administration and sales will be helpful in this role.
- Technical assistant
- Provide practical assistance to the production team installing artworks across town. Support artists to realise their creative vision. A patient and systematic approach is helpful in this role, plus an aptitude with ladders and as a bonus prior experience with art handling and/or working with audio visual equipment.