Workshop Assistant role at Drawing Room Gallery working on artist workshops with school children.

Drawing Room is a not-for-profit gallery, library, shop and online resource that is dedicated to opening up the world of contemporary drawing to everyone.Through free exhibitions, artists’ talks, practical workshops and a unique library it nurtures the production of drawings and promotes understanding of them.

As an organisation based in Elephant & Castle, they have an international following aswell as making meaningful connections with their local community.

Workshop Assistant Job description

The Workshop Assistant is an exciting new position who will work predominantly on ROCK PAPER SCISSORS, an ambitious three-year programme engaging children, teachers and families through artist-led projects, invigorating drawing practice within primary education and making positive change within our local community. The Workshop Assistant will assist bothDrawing Room

The Workshop Assistant will assist both the RPS Schools Artist and the children taking part in the workshop online or at the local school (in line with COVID regulations). We are looking for a young person from the local area aged 18-30. We particularly invite Black people and People of Colour to apply to this position. To apply, please answer the below questions in a separate Word document or as a voice/video recording and fill in the Equal Opportunities Form.

  1. What excites you about the Workshop Assistant role?
  2. Do you create drawings yourself or have any other creative pursuits or hobbies?
  3. What positive effects do you think drawing could have on children?

Please send both the form and your answers to [email protected] by 9am 15th March, with the email subject title “Workshop Assistant”. Drawing Room is committed to being accessible. Although the deadline is 9am 15th March, if you need more time to answer the questions, please send an email to the above email address before the deadline stating this.

How to apply

To apply for this role please download the following documents: Job description and Equal Opportunities Form.

Any queries?

Please email: [email protected]