We’re Hiring: Castlefield Gallery Associates Coordinator

Posted on 15 July 2021

Are you a creative individual who is knowledgeable about contemporary visual arts and enthusiastic about developing people?

We are looking to appoint a new Castlefield Gallery Associates Coordinator to join our team.

Castlefield Gallery Associates is a membership scheme set up in 2012 for those working in the field of contemporary art. The scheme provides members with information, skills and advice, and practice and career development opportunities. It gives members access to resources and critical dialogue, and to opportunities such as research trips, exchanges and our New Art Spaces. Castlefield Gallery Associates is shaped by its members. The scheme brings practicing artists, writers, curators and producers together to build a constructive, focused, support network of creatives. Many of our activities are led by our members, and respond to their practice and career needs.

We are looking for a creative individual. Ideally you will be an artist or creative yourself. You will be knowledgeable about contemporary visual art and enthusiastic about developing people. You will be a skilled, confident communicator, effective at inspiring others. You will be able to drive and deliver a busy and exciting programme. You will need to work to deadlines whilst having an eye for detail. You will be a highly organised and motivated individual. You will be skilled at, and happy working collaboratively and independently. We are a small team but we aim high!

Please download the full Recruitment Pack in the Gallery Downloads section below to find out how to apply. Or click here

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £18,950 pro rata (£7,579 per annum based on 2days per week)

The closing date for applications is: Thursday 19 August 2021, 12noon

Interviews will take place on: Monday 6 or Tuesday 7 September 2021

If you have access needs and wish to discuss alternative ways of applying for this opportunity, please contact recruitment@castlefieldgallery.co.uk or phone 0161 832 8034 and ask for Leslie Remonato. If our offices are closed and/or we cannot respond immediately, please leave a message clearly stating the nature of your call, your full name and contact details so we can get back to you. We will endeavour to respond within 48hours or sooner.

Image: Preview of Sources (2019) curated by Castlefield Gallery Associate Joe Preston. Courtesy John Lynch