Gallery Intern 

Part time, 10 hours a week, including Saturdays, until end of July 2021 (with possibility of extension)

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 21 March 2021
Interviews to be held Monday 12 April 2021

Salary: Hourly paid at Real Living Wage (£9.50 per hour)

Departure Lounge Gallery are looking for a Gallery Intern, to assist with the day-to-day operations of the organisation and specifically to help us share our exciting exhibitions and events programme on our social media channels and website. The new member of our team will work directly from the gallery acting as the first point of call for visitors during opening hours. The ideal candidate will have great digital skills, be based in, or near, Luton and have an interest in the town’s thriving arts and culture scene.

This is an entry level role and would suit someone with an interest in working in the arts, looking to build experience within a gallery or visual arts setting. Training and mentoring will be provided to the right candidate. If you have ambition, a willingness to learn and a passion for the arts then we would love to hear from you. 

Please download the Application Pack for a full Job Description and Person Specification:
Gallery Intern_Application Pack

To apply please send us your CV (including contact information for two referees) and a one page covering letter outlining why you think you would be a suitable fit for our team, to: 

For questions about the role or for an informal chat about your application please contact:

Thursday, Friday, Saturday
13.00 - 18.00


64 Bute Street,
Luton, LU1 2EY

In partnership with The Culture Trust Luton

In order to ensure the safety of our staff and audience members, we kindly ask all visitors to:
  • Wear a face covering
  • Maintain 2 meters social distance from other visitors and staff
  • Use the hand sanitiser provided before entering the gallery space
  • Check-in via the NHS Test and Trace app

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Departure Lounge Contemporary Art
Community Interest Company
Registered company no. 12578844