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Gallery Volunteer, Compton Verney

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Gallery volunteers help Compton Verney to bring their spaces to life through welcoming and engage visitors from everywhere, and facilitating great experiences. Working in the Visitor Experience team, you will share the stories and significance of the art collections and exhibitions with others. Delving into the artist world, sharing passion that connects with everyone. 1 day a week commitment, 10am-5pm. Full training will be provided, additional out of hour opportunities will be available.

Responsibilities include:
• Providing a warm friendly welcome to every visitor at the entrance and in the varying gallery and exhibition spaces. Checking tickets when required.
• Engage in conversation with visitors about the art gallery and its pieces, being a visible presence to create experiences everyone will come back to (moderate fitness required due to long periods of standing).
• Answer questions and provide wayfinding information to visitors, ensuring our regulations are followed whilst being a secure presence.
• Regular check ins and radio usage to communicate with the rest of the team. Checking tickets where needed,
• Having a wider knowledge of the site and helping promote when required.
• Following and helping to enforce our policies and procedures.
• Being flexible to completing a wide range of tasks and positively promoting Compton Verney.

Who the museum are looking for:
• Someone who is enthusiastic about the arts, heritage and/or creativity.
• A friendly, approachable and engaging person with good interpersonal skills, who enjoys talking to others.
• A team player who is good at transferring art information to a range of audiences.

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