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Jobs & Opportunities

Senior Producer

Arnolfini is seeking an exceptional individual to join our team to help us to create and deliver public engagement and programme activity in order to support our future ambitions. You will be a key member of Arnolfini’s management team, with specific responsibility for the development, production and realisation of an audience-focussed, interdisciplinary programme.

We are looking for someone imaginative, flexible and ambitious, capable of making a genuine contribution to Arnolfini’s future through working with artists, collaborators, audiences and other members of the team to develop work of quality and impact. You will have a well-developed understanding of the national arts ecology, and strong network of resources to draw upon both broadly and within specific areas of artistic practice, development and production. You will be committed to the values and aims that drive Arnolfini’s future as an organisation, widening access, maintaining quality, and working collaboratively.

Arnolfini encourages applications from people of all backgrounds but particularly welcomes applications from candidates from BAME backgrounds as they are under-represented within our team.

The post is offered at £29,500 per annum. Hours of work will be 40 hours per week Monday to Friday.

For further information on this post, please download the job description here 

To apply, please send a CV and short covering letter together in one PDF file to . We would appreciate it if you would complete and return the equal opportunities monitoring form found here also.

Application Deadline: 6pm on Monday 3 April 2017.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 13 or Friday 14 April 2017.

Casual Events Assistant 

We are seeking a Casual Events Assistant to join our team and help provide outstanding customer service to all Arnolfini event attendees and hires clients. In co-operation with other Arnolfini staff, particularly the Visitor Services and Events Teams, the Events Assistant provides a welcome service to all visitors attending events in the building and off site.

This post is offered at an hourly rate of £7.94. Hours will include early mornings, evenings and weekends. 

For further information on this post, please download the job description here

To apply, please send a completed application form to . Arnolfini is actively working towards equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all backgrounds. We would appreciate it if you would complete and return the equal opportunities monitoring form found at the end of the application form.

Application Deadline:  Midnight on 2 April 2017

Interviews will be held w/c 10 April 2017



Arnolfini recognises the vital contribution made by its volunteers in helping to fulfil the aims and objectives of the organisation, working to enhance the overall experience of visitors.

We are currently looking to recruit Visitor Experience Volunteers to support our Visitor Experience team in welcoming a diverse range of people to the exhibitions, offering guidance and information on our inter-disciplinary programme, and sharing Arnolfini’s passion for contemporary art. We are searching for keen and confident individuals who enjoy interacting with visitors, have a positive and accommodating attitude and a strong interest in contemporary art.  

Benefits of volunteering at Arnolfini:

  • The opportunity to be involved in a leading contemporary art organisation – working alongside like-minded volunteers and staff.
  • Valuable work experience within an arts organisation
  • References on request and guidance for future career development in the arts
  • Social events and networking opportunities
  • Bespoke inductions and tours of upcoming exhibitions from our Exhibitions Curator and related exhibitions and visitor engagement training
  • Further opportunities to assist with workshops, lead tours and more.
  • Opportunities to attend talks and events that take place during the exhibition programme.
  • The chance to contribute towards Arnolfini's blog.
  • Travel expenses per shift to the maximum £4.00

How to apply:

Please fill in the online form to register your interest; we will get back in touch to arrange an informal applicant session.

Please note our next applicant sessions will take place on the Monday 13th February and Saturday 18th February, following on from which you may be invited to a volunteer induction. The next inductions will take place on Saturday 8th, Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th April.

If you have any questions please email our Volunteer Coordinators Lucy Condon and Abi Norman at 


Please checkout the latest issue of our Arnolfini volunteer lead zine Bind

Artist Development Opportunity

We are currently offering space in-kind to artists seeking space to develop new work. Find out more

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Arnolfini is actively working towards equal opportunities.

Friday 24 March 2017

Galleries 11am-6pm

Shop 11am-6pm

Cafe 10am-8pm

Reading Room 11am-6pm

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Friday 24 March 2017, 19:00 to 00:00