Gallery Attendant - Job

Positions available for Gallery Attendant role at Reyburn House


Gallery Attendant

$23/hour – Six month contracted position

The Northland Society of Arts is a charity based organisation set up to promote the understanding, practice and study of Art in New Zealand and Northland in particular. It operates through Reyburn House, situated at the Town Basin in the centre of Whangarei. Reyburn House is a lovingly restored original settler’s home that now belongs to the Northland Society of Arts.

The society provide a gallery shop, exhibition space and a thriving art studio.

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are available to work regular full days during the Gallery’s opening hours of 10am- 4pm Tuesday to Friday, 10am -2pm on weekends and the occasional after-hours special events.

Attendants will be responsible for being front of house which includes; welcoming visitors, answering questions, ensuring works of art are secure, promoting sales and for opening and closing the Gallery.

You will be answerable to the Office Manager and ultimately the NSA Council.

Applicants must be able to:

  • Communicate effectively  
  • Enjoy interacting with Gallery visitors
  • Be proficient handling money
  • Have good administrative skills
  • Be reliable
  • Be able to work alone
  • Be presentable
  • Work a minimum of one day a week (maximum four days a week)

Training will be provided for the successful applicants.

This is currently a six month trial contracted position. We will then review the situation.

Please email the office with an expression of interest and C.V. Short-listed applicants will be asked to come in for an interview.

Contact Details

Email: Office@reyburnhouse.co.nz

Physical address: Reyburn House Gallery, Reyburn House Lane, Town Basin, Whangarei

Postal address: PO Box 461, Whangarei, 0140

Phone: (09) 438 3074

All images contained within this site are the property of the Northland Society of Arts or the original artist and as such are protected by copyright laws.

Reproduction without the written permission of the Society or the artist is illegal.