Area: Dundee
Deadline: 24 September 2017

Dundee Contemporary Arts (DCA) is seeking volunteers for the 2017 Discovery Film Festival.

DCA is a highly successful, internationally renowned centre for contemporary art that enables audiences, artists and participants to see, experience and create through our four programme areas: Exhibitions, Cinema, Print and Learning.

They are currently looking to recruit Festival Volunteers who will assist the Festival Producer, Cinema Manager and Learning team during the Festival. Volunteer Duties include:

  • Welcoming school groups and ensuring their safe orientation around the building
  • Monitoring film screenings
  • Assisting with the organisation and delivery of weekend workshops (optional)
  • Looking after special guests
  • Helping to organise gala screenings and special events
  • Helping to facilitate and gather feedback from visitors
  • Other duties as required

Key dates:

  • Interviews: 2 & 3 October
  • Induction/team building day for all volunteers: 18 October
  • Discovery Film Festival 2017 dates: 21 October – 5 November 

You should be confident and friendly, have a keen interest in film and the arts, enjoy working with young people and children and be a good team worker. You will need to be available from 8.45am until 3.30pm. 

To apply to join DCA's Volunteer Team, please send a copy of your most recent CV, along with a cover letter explaining why you would like to join them, by email to