Yemi Awosile Orishirishi (2017) poetry reading at Gallery Summer Party. Photography David Falkner

Poetry reading accompanying Orishirishi by Stanley Picker Design Fellow Yemi Awosile (Summer 2017)


Stanley Picker Gallery Coordinator (Operations & Programme) Full Time


We are currently seeking a dedicated and personable candidate for the full-time position of Stanley Picker Gallery Coordinator (Operations & Programme). Working our regular public opening hours (Tue-Sat), and assisting with staging evening events, you will have a keen interest in Art and Design, demonstrable hands-on experience of working in the cultural sector, an eye for visual and written detail, and an enthusiasm for engaging with the general public.

Kingston University’s Stanley Picker Gallery is entering an exciting new phase of strategic development that aims to broaden the ambitions of the venue, aligned with the public-sector ethos and key priorities of its core funders and partners, by providing high-quality professional opportunities to a diversity of practitioners from across a broad range of creative disciplines and, together with its University partner venue Dorich House Museum, increasing access to the contemporary arts and cultural heritage through prioritising support for less advantaged individuals and communities.

The Stanley Picker Gallery Coordinator (Operations & Programme) will be responsible for the effective coordination of all daily activities and ensuring the smooth running of all operations at the venue, undertaking the efficient coordination and implementation of the full range of essential venue maintenance, administrative, financial, participation and marketing activities, and assisting with staging and promoting the Gallery’s public programme of onsite, offsite and online exhibitions, fellowships and events.

Kingston University values the diversity of its student and staff body. We are committed to providing a fully inclusive environment to ensure consistent and holistic support for our whole community including staff, students and visitors. We recognise our duty under the Equality Act 2010 to prevent discrimination advance equality of opportunity and foster good relations between different people when carrying out their activities.

Deadline for applications: Midday on Friday 29 March 2019

For further details and to download the full Job Description please visit Kingston University Jobs.