Opportunities


Available Positions
  1. Volunteer Scheme
  2. Creative Enterprise Offices
  3. The Model seeks a Front of House Assistant


Volunteer Scheme

The Model is looking for enthusiastic people who have a few hours to spare each week to join The Model’s volunteer scheme.

If you are interested in meeting people, getting a better understanding and experience of the arts and would like to make a worthwhile contribution to Sligo’s cultural life, The Model would love to hear from you.

Click here for more information on the role of the The Model invigilator.

Click here to download a volunteer application form

Please contact: getinvolved@themodel.ie

The Model is delighted to partner with Sligo Volunteer Centre for the recruitment of volunteers to our Get Involved programme.



Creative Enterprise Offices

As part of the Northwest’s creative hub, The Model, home of The Niland Collection houses six Creative Enterprise Office Spaces.

Suitable for media, film, design, music or other creative industries, these workspaces are available for rent. Professional creative enterprises are prioritised but all interested parties are welcome.

All Creative Enterprise Office Spaces have access to broadband.

For more info contact
Emer McGarry
Deputy Director
The Model,
The Mall
Sligo

(071) 914 1405 emermcgarry@themodel.ie



The Model seeks a Front of House Assistant

Front of House Assistant
The purpose of the role is to work closely with The Model’s Front of House Manager and team in order to coordinate the Model reception and to aid in the maintenance of a high standard of customer/visitor satisfaction and promotion of all events at The Model. Good communication, organisation and computer skills are key to this role. Candidates should be able to demonstrate an ability to work as part of a team as well as on their own initiative. A background in sales, tourism or a service industry is an advantage, as is an interest in the arts. Training will be provided to the successful candidates.

Duties to include:
To assist in the management of the reception desk including greeting visitors, answering phones and passing on messages to staff.
To provide Saturday and Sunday cover for Front of House as needed.
To sell tickets to all events at The Model via our ticketing service.
To develop and foster good relationships with the public and to act as a public face for The Model as required.
To ensure that the public are aware of our Membership scheme.
To ensure that the public are aware of the importance of donations in allowing us to deliver our programme.
To work as a duty officer for occasional evening performance events including greeting and welcoming artists, monitoring and managing ticket sales, liaising with technical personnel and audiences.
To be fully informed about activities and programmes at The Model.
To assist with mail shots: invitations, events brochures, etc.

The position is available under the INTREO Community Employment Scheme and involves nineteen and a half hours per week. The workweek will regularly include weekends and evenings.

Please submit an up-to-date CV and letter of interest to deirdre@hawkswell.com by Friday 13th May, 2016 5pm.

Please confirm your eligibility with your local INTREO Office before applying for this position