Volunteer

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.

Volunteer Information Evening

Date: Wednesday 20 February 2019
Time: 6.30pm–7.30pm
Venue: Sidney Myer Education Centre
Heide Museum of Modern Art
7 Templestowe Road Bulleen 3105

If you wish to attend please RSVP here .

We would be delighted to see you at the information evening but if you are unable to attend, please continue with your application by following the process below.

Application Process

Please complete an application form addressing the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the Position Description and upload a copy of your current resume for your chosen role here:

Visitor Services Volunteer Application Form

Education Volunteer Application Form

Garden Volunteer Application Form

Applications must be submitted by Monday 4 March 2019. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a group interview in mid-March.

Successful applicants will undertake two days compulsory training on Wednesday 3 April and Saturday 6 April and will commence volunteering in mid-April.

VOLUNTEERS ENGAGE WITH THE MUSEUM IN THE FOLLoWING ROLES

Visitor Services
Volunteers participate in the daily activities of the museum; providing courteous and comprehensive information to visitors whilst invigilating in the galleries.
Download the Position Description

Education
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.
​Download the Position Description

Gardens
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.

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