Photoworks are looking for an Assistant Curator (full-time)

About this role:

This post is an exciting opportunity to work with the curatorial team to deliver Photoworks curatorial outputs by supporting and producing high-quality, engaging and accessible curatorial content.

We are looking for an ambitious and driven Assistant Curator to support the Photoworks programme and curatorial activities. The Assistant Curator will be a dynamic self-starter with a passion for contemporary photography and a desire to develop their curatorial skills.

The Assistant Curator role provides efficient and effective curatorial and administrative support for the organisation. Working across the curatorial programme this is a varied role supporting exhibitions, publishing, digital content, and events.

During this fixed term maternity cover contract, the Assistant Curator will be working specifically on the Photoworks Annual 2021, Photoworks Festival 2022, Photoworks X The Ampersand Residency, Ampersand/Photoworks Fellowship, and Photography+ among other things.

Photoworks is a small organisation meaning administration and ad hoc tasks are part of every team members role.

Closing Date:  9am, Monday 13 September

How to apply:

  • A short CV (no more than two pages)
  • A cover letter (no more than two pages) outlining how your experience is relevant to this role
  • Send everything to

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