Be inspired. Be part of the story. Become a Heide volunteer.

Playing a vital role in the daily operations of the Museum, volunteers are valued members of the Heide team. In supporting the Museum, volunteers have the opportunity to become part of the Heide community and form a deeper connection with inspiring art, architecture and landscape.

We are currently recruiting volunteers for our Visitor Services, Garden and Education programs. If you'd like to find out more about being a Heide volunteer we invite you to attend our information evening. Details below:

Volunteer Information Evening

Tuesday 27 February 2018
6.30pm - 7.30pm
Heide Museum of Modern Art

If you wish to attend please RSVP here.

If you are unable to attend you can still apply by following the application process below.

Application Process

Complete the relevant application form:

Education Volunteer Application Form

Garden Volunteer Application Form

Visitor Services Volunteer Application Form

Email a brief resume to employment@heide.com.au stating your name and the position for which you are applying for in the subject line.

Applications must be submitted by Monday 12 March 2018. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a group interview in mid-March.

Successful applicants will undertake two days compulsory training on Wednesday 18 April and Saturday 21 April and will commence volunteering in late April.


Visitor Services
Volunteers participate in the daily activities of the museum; providing courteous and comprehensive information to visitors whilst invigilating in the galleries.
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Volunteers support the delivery of our education programs and events which provide a bridge between Heide and school audiences. Time spent volunteering with schools at Heide can be accredited towards the renewal of VIT registration.
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Volunteers assist in the routine maintenance and presentation of key areas of our grounds, including the Heide I gardens, Heide II kitchen garden, the Rose Walk and the sculpture park.
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Public Programs
Volunteers support the delivery of our public programs by providing high quality tours of the exhibitions, Heide history, gardens and sculpture park.

*Please note, you must be 18 years or older to volunteer at Heide.

If you have any queries please contact volunteer@heide.com.au

Heide Volunteers Marg and Beryl 2015
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