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IKON - Information Assistant

Ikon, one of the UK’s leading international contemporary art galleries, seeks dynamic and creative individuals to work during our forthcoming exhibitions; The Aerodrome – an exhibition dedicated to the memory of Michael Stanley, Barry Flanagan, John Walker and Meryl McMaster in the post of:

Information Assistant (temporary), Salary £8.21 per hour

Ikon has a long-standing commitment to diversity in its programming, producing, staffing and community engagement. We actively seek applications from the widest range of applicants.

The successful candidate will have an outgoing personality, an interest in contemporary visual arts, be reliable and well organised with excellent attention to detail. They will be confident in providing an informative and friendly welcome to all visitors to Ikon alongside exhibition invigilation, duty person responsibilities, maintaining the security of exhibitions and undertaking reception duties. The postholder will be required to work on a shift/rota basis (including weekends and occasional evenings), averaging 29 hours per week. This is an exhibition-based contract (June 2019 – February 2020).

Application deadline: Tuesday 23 April 2019, 10am

Interviews: Thursday 2 May 2019

Start date: Monday 3 June 2019

For a full Job Description and details of how to apply please visit: or call 0121 248 0708