About The Model, home of The Niland Collection
As the leading Arts Centre in the Northwest, The Model supports artists across art forms, providing a platform for engagement with the arts. The Model brings the best national and international work to Sligo for the local community and our visitors to County Sligo, placing Sligo on the international cultural map.
The volunteer will safeguard the art work in the galleries, while also greeting and helping visitors with queries.
The role of invigilator is of utmost importance as they act as both a valuable source of information and a welcoming presence that will improve the experience of the visitor. An invigilator must acquaint themselves with the various exhibitions as they occur.
Induction, training and support will be provided.
What's required for this position
Good communication and personal skills as well as an interest in Arts and Culture.
• Personable Skills
• Information Giver
• 4 hours commitment per week
• Volunteers may be asked to give permission for Garda vetting
- Arts/ Music/ Drama
- Personable Skills
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 1 year
Hours required: 4hrs Weekly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
The Model, The Mall, Sligo
Other location details:
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Informal Interviews
- Application Form
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
A better understanding and experience of the arts from a highly renowned and recognized arts centre while also making a valued contribution to the cultural life of Sligo.
Staff discounts, Free Adm to selected events