We have a dedicated team of gallery volunteers and we are always interested to hear from people who are looking to gain experience in a professional gallery environment.
We currently have opportunities for Volunteer Photographers:
Volunteer Photographers will help to document exhibitions, previews, talks, events and offsite projects for use in advocacy documents, Castlefield Gallery website, social networking sites, gallery e newsletters, external websites, printed publicity, media etc.
Requirements Reliable, confident and competent photographer. Castlefield Gallery needs photographers who are able to take high quality images of all forms of artwork (inc AV installation and site specific work) and gallery events.
Available to document exhibition installation, exhibition previews, gallery events within at the gallery and offsite projects. This may include evenings and weekends. Usually 1 or 2, 2-3 hour session per month depending on how many photographers are on the rota at any one time.
Photographers are required to edit and shortlist a selection of high quality images and provide these to the gallery by arrangement as soon after an event as possible.
Own digital SLR camera and memory card.
Payment Unfortunately we are unable to offer payment. We can however reimburse basic travel expenses and subsistence and images will be credited wherever possible – online and in print.
Apply Anyone interested in this position should email Connie Witham, Communications and Audience Development Coordinator on connie[at]castlefieldgallery[dot]co[dot]uk, with a CV and a short letter detailing your suitability for the post, links to examples of work if available and a short statement on how it would benefit your career plans.