Art Shop Volunteer, Special Events, Opening Receptions, Art Instructor Assistants, Gallery Attendants, Committees

(Quest Art School + Gallery)

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Position ID: V-MID0167 Last Modified: 20 Aug 2019 Last Full Update: 20 Aug 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactGinette Pelletier, Volunteer and Administrative Coordinator, Quest Art; Phone: 705-526-ARTS (2787); Email:
DutiesArt Shop Volunteer: staffing shop including processing sales, memberships, class and workshop fees, administrative work, light housekeeping duties 
Opening Receptions: serving refreshments at openings and be a Quest Art representative 
Special events: assist with the planning of special events, including fundraising activities, or assist the day of special events 
Art Instructor Assistants: help art instructors facilitate workshops, classes and camps 
Gallery Attendants: Greet Gallery visitors and provide information pertaining to the exhibitions
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BenefitsBe in touch with the local visual arts community and culture in the Midland area.  
Supporting the cultural community and a charitable organization 
Networking/socializing with like-minded individuals
ClientsPublic, members, artists, art enthusiasts collectors and admirers
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Individuals
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Committees ; Customer / Sales Services ; Finance / Cash Handling ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Guide / Greeter ; Telephone Communication
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Shop volunteers should be able to work well with the public, handle cash, comfortable with computers, be outgoing, self-starter, enjoy interacting with people.
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Short Term (3 months or less) ; Long Term (More than 1 year) - one year
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours2 / Day
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
3.5 hour shifts twice monthly for shop
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Number of PositionsMidland: 50 individual(s) 
50 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job - Supervised Training; Skills update on the job
TransportationNear public transit ; Please note that Quest Art is located in Midland and is on a bus route. The Midland Cultural Centre does not have parking. There is metered parking and 3 hr free municipal parking.
Additional RequirementsQuest Art requires that all volunteers interacting with those under the age of 18 undergo a police records check and a search of the pardoned sex offender database.
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameQuest Art School + Gallery
Office Phone705-526-2787
Address & Map
Midland Cultural Centre
333 King St
Midland, ON L4R 3M7
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