We are seeking several enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join us in delivering Housing Unlocked as Exhibition Mediators. Mediators will work in teams of two, and will be responsible for providing a professional and efficient front of house service during opening hours of the exhibition. We are looking to build a diverse team with diverse interests and specialisms. Above all, we are looking for strong communicators with a passion for architecture and culture. 

Role: Exhibition Mediator – Housing Unlocked

Location: On site at a city centre venue (with excellent transport links). 

Hours: Part-time (circa 10-18 hours per week, depending on availability). A typical shift will last around 3 hours and will be during the exhibition opening hours: 11:00 and 17:00 (+15 mins each side for opening and closing), Tuesday-Saturday.  

Rate: €13.00 per hour.

The exhibition will take place between the 13th October and 3rd December, 2022 (with the possibility of an extension beyond this date), as such, this will be a temporary position.

The main aspects of the role are:

  • Welcoming visitors and handling queries
  • Ensuring safety of visitors
  • Monitoring the space and exhibited works
  • Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety legislation
  • Opening/Closing the exhibition to the public
  • Facilitating gallery tours
  • Making social media posts on behalf of the IAF
  • Disseminating surveys and questionnaires during the exhibitions run

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Previous experience in front-of-house role, customer service or similar
  • An enthusiastic and friendly attitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A responsible and mature approach
  • A keen interest in architecture and the arts
  • Availability for the length of the contract

Applications for the Exhibition Mediator roles have now closed.


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