National Design & Craft Gallery, Ireland’s leading centre for contemporary craft and design, is delighted to announce an exciting internship opportunity for students/graduates of art, craft, design or related courses in the area of gallery education support.
This internship/work placement with the National Design & Craft Gallery will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to work closely with the Education and Outreach Officer and the NDCG team, contributing to and supporting the delivery of our dynamic exhibition educational programmes. During a work placement at NDCG the candidate will receive formal/informal training in areas such as: workshop development and delivery, exhibition mediation, event planning and facilitation, as well as instruction in best practice within Collaborative Engagement and Child Protection. On completion, the candidate will have attained increased skills in communication and presentation, developed their ability to co-ordinate and deliver education programmes within the gallery context, expanded their knowledge of craft and design practice and will have widened their network of craft and design practitioners in Ireland.
Interns are highly valued members of our team and are offered the opportunity to learn and develop existing skills in a busy, challenging and fun environment. Interested candidates, should forward a letter of application, outlining your interest and your potential availability, together with a current CV to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Tuesday the 22nd May.
Full details can be found here