New Ashgate Gallery champions the best of contemporary art and craft providing an unparalleled resource in Farnham, Surrey and beyond

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Job and volunteer opportunities

Our volunteer assisting with a private view
Our volunteer assisting with a private view

Outreach workshop with families, Children's Centre, Farnham Hale
Outreach workshop with families, Children's Centre, Farnham Hale



Volunteering and Industry Placements

Would you like to gain valuable experience of gallery/exhibitions/charity work?

An ideal training platform for any individual wanting to gain flexible experience of the creative sector. We are looking for enthusiastic gallery volunteers who wish to either support a local arts organisation and/or gain experience of some/all of the following tasks:

  • Working directly with the public
  • Helping deliver the PR and marketing
  • Supporting customer service and clients
  • Installing and dismounting exhibitions
  • Editing an exhibition catalogue
  • Assisting a professional artist during education and local community workshops
  • Supporting events including private views and workshops.

We love to hear if you have any special interests and offer flexible hours that suits to your timetable.

We have a Memorandum of Understanding with the University for the Creative Arts, Farnham, and welcome students for industry placements that are part of their degree.  

The successful applicants will have a keen interest in working in retail arts and crafts, has a polite manner and basic IT skills and works well on own initiative and in a team. If you have any special skills or interests, please include these in your application. Email your CV (max. two pages) and a short covering letter to us. Informal enquiries: 01252 713208.


New Ashgate Gallery
Waggon Yard, Farnham GU9 7PS

COVID-19 visitor information

Telephone: 01252 713208
Charity: 274326
Company: 1324906
VAT registration: 413979331

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