Area: Warwickshire

Compton Verney Art Gallery is an art gallery at Compton Verney, England. It is housed in Compton Verney House, a restored Grade I listed 18th-century mansion surrounded by 120 acres of parkland which was landscaped by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown.

What is it?

Contemporary art volunteers help to bring the site to life through creative and alternative events and productions, supporting the production of contemporary experiences that make lasting memories. This is an opportunity to work across a variety of events or contemporary interventions across the house, welcoming people from all walks of life. Full training will be provided, and additional out of hour opportunities will be required.

They are looking for enthusiastic people with a passion for all things art and creativity; friendly and engaging individuals who work well in a team and seek alternative experiences.

Why get involved? 

Volunteering gives you the opportunity to do something meaningful that gives back to the community in a creative way. Volunteering allows you to:

  • Explore your interests and passions
  • Be social with others, meet new people and collaborate
  • Develop your skills and gain experiences of a life time
  • Have some fun

Gallery volunteer role

Gallery volunteers help to bring the spaces to life through welcoming and engaging visitors from everywhere, and facilitating great experiences. Working in the Visitor Experience team, you will share the stories and significance of the art collections and exhibitions with others. 

Environmental engagement volunteer

Environmental engagement volunteers help to re-connect audiences with everything the environment and nature at Compton Verney can provide through helping to prepare and host an engaging event programme. Working closely with the Environmental Science Producer, you will help share this knowledge through assisting with event delivery in the grounds to people of all ages. 

Shuttle driver volunteer

Shuttle driver volunteers help to bring the site together and facilitate great experiences for everyone. Working primarily with the Visitor Experience and membership teams, you will help to welcome everyone by driving visitors from the Welcome Centre to the main art gallery. 

For more information visit the volunteering page at