Casual Staff Needed for Chisenhale Art Place Open Weekend

We are seeking a team of wonderful people to support our upcoming Open Weekend. Many activities and events are planned to take place over the weekend, and we are expecting it to be very busy with visitors. We want to ensure everyone taking part has the best possible experience and our weekend staff will play a key part within that.

Are you free to come and join us?

About the Open Weekend
Chisenhale Art Place Open Weekend will take place on17-19 May.

Dates and Times
Friday 17th May 2019 (5.15pm-9.30pm)
Saturday 18th May 2019 (1.00pm – 6.00pm)
Sunday 19th May 2019 (1.00pm – 6.00pm)

Volunteers Roles
1. Assist with directing the public around the building.
2. Interact with the visitors; help them engage with the various events and activities that will be going on.
3. Help us set up and take down any of the materials needed for the workshops or events.
4. Have fun!

The Weekend will be busy as it is open to the public but there will be plenty of opportunity for weekend staff to engage with artists. You must be over 18 years of age, be registered self-employed and should have an interest in art and/or undertaking study in relevant subject. Rate of pay is £10 per hour. We can pay a per diem to help cover travel and expenses if you’re not able to invoice us.

More details will be sent out and an informal briefing will be organised before the event.

Chisenhale Art Place is home to 40 artist’s studios and two arts organisations; Chisenhale Dance Space and Chisenhale Gallery. The Open Weekend celebrates all activities but this call out is primarily for the larger studio area of the building. More information on the Studios can be found on

If you are interested in working with us that weekend please email yasmin@chisenhale.co.uk with your CV and tell us a little about yourself. Could you also please state if you are available for the full weekend.