Opportunities

Trainee Programme Assistant: Exhibitions & Technical Services (Recruit-Ability Programme)

Ref: EE07323

Contract: 18.5 hours per week – fixed term for 12 months.

Training Allowance of approx. £11,183 per annum (based on a full-time training allowance of £22,366 per annum)

We are looking for someone who can provide administrative and practical support to the artistic programme of the Gallery – in particular by supporting the Technical Services, Exhibitions and Collections teams with tasks including supporting exhibitions and artists projects and building operations. 

As well as a familiarity with and an interest in Art, exhibition displays and artist projects, you should be able to use computer packages such as Microsoft Office, be able to provide administrative support and to help to organise and assist with exhibitions and events.

Please note: 

  • This opportunity is open to disabled applicants only.
  • Recruit-Ability is a positive action programme aimed at providing targeted training to disabled people who are under-represented in our workforce. Equality Act (Section 158) applies.
  • You must be new to Walsall Council (no previous/current employed status with this council).
  • You must be new to this type of positive action programme.

Deadline: Wednesday 6 March 2024

Trainee Programme Assistant: Learning & Engagement (Recruit-Ability Programme)

Ref: EE07423

Contract: 18.5 hours per week – fixed term for 12 months.

Training Allowance of approx. £11,183 per annum (based on a full-time training allowance of £22,366 per annum)

e are looking for someone to provide administrative and practical support to the artistic programme at the Gallery – this will involve assisting the Learning and Engagement Team with workshops and events.

As well as a familiarity with and an interest in Art, you should be able to use computer packages such as Microsoft Office, be interested in helping to arrange and set up workshops and events and be able to provide administrative support.

Please note: 

  • This opportunity is open to disabled applicants only.
  • Recruit-Ability is a positive action programme aimed at providing targeted training to disabled people who are under-represented in our workforce. Equality Act (Section 158) applies.
  • You must be new to Walsall Council (no previous/current employed status with this council).
  • You must be new to this type of positive action programme.

Deadline: Wednesday 6 March 2024


Exhibitions & residency proposals

We consider proposals and applications from artists who may want to exhibit their work at the Gallery or who may be interested in the Studio programme. At present, due to our team’s small capacity, we are currently unable to respond to proposals, unless we would like to pursue the project, residency or exhibition further.


Work experience and volunteering

We regularly offer opportunities for work experience and volunteering for people over the age of 18. Find out more.