Heide Museum of Modern Art

Heide 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. 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 24 July 2018
6.30pm - 7.30pm
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.


Complete the relevant application form:

Visitor Services Volunteer Application Form

Education Volunteer Application Form

Garden 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 Sunday 5 August 2018.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a group interview in mid-August. Successful applicants will undertake two days compulsory training on Wednesday 12 September and Saturday 15 September and will commence volunteering in late September.

Please find information and position descriptions for each role below:

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

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

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. 
Download the position description

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

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

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Arts Administration / Management

Victoria Melbourne

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