We are seeking an enthusiastic volunteer to help us provide an outstanding art loan service that promotes health, wellbeing, and empowerment for people throughout the East of England.

The volunteer will help to care for the Paintings in Hospitals collection at West Suffolk Hospital (Bury St Edmunds) by checking the artworks on public display on a fortnightly basis. The volunteer will also support the preparation and care of artworks before they go on display in other health and social care sites across the region.

The volunteer can expect to gain the following:

  • Experience of working with an art collection
  • Experience of condition-checking artworks
  • Experience of working in a hospital setting
  • Basic training in museum handling and packing practice
  • An opportunity to learn more about the Paintings in Hospitals art collection

To apply for this opportunity, download the role profile and application form below:

Completed application forms should be returned to [email protected].