City of Surrey - Arts - Surrey Art Gallery

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Gallery Event Volunteer
Do you thrive in dynamic settings engaging with people?
Gallery Event Volunteers provide support at artist talks,
exhibit openings, Family Sundays, and more.


  • Assist staff and co-volunteers in hosting Gallery events
  • Engage and welcome visitors to the Surrey Art Gallery
  • Assist visitors with information and directions
  • Communicate with gallery staff if issues arise or in the case of an emergency
  • Provide feedback by completing a program evaluation
  • Understand and follow Surrey Art Gallery guidelines
  • Communicate effectively with staff, co-volunteers, and the Volunteer Coordinator 


Your qualifications

      • A passion for art

     • Enjoy working with children
     • Great communication and people skills
     • Enjoy contributing to a team and be able to work independently
     • Undergo an RCMP security clearance 
     • Are 14 years of age or older 



  • Throughout the Volunteer Shift, while working with the event staff supervisor



  • Gain experience working with the public
  • Be involved in a vital community – make a real contribution to the arts
  • Meet people and make new friends
  • Receive a letter of reference if requested
  • Get a 10% discount at the SAGA Gift Shop



• Contact Johanna Lasner, Volunteer Programmer: 604-501-5198 |