Our Mission
About the Position
Position #: 2151
OrganizationThe Bateman Foundation
Position: Collections Support
Impact Statement: The Robert Bateman Foundation is dedicated to helping individuals and groups interpret and appreciate the natural world around them through the lens of art. Our volunteers are vital in helping us to educate the public about the natural world and sharing in our interest in introducing the public to the inspirational world of Robert Bateman. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about our environment, and to share your love of learning with visitors.
Description: Collections support positions are available to volunteers who demonstrate previous knowledge/experience in handling museum/gallery collections. Collections support volunteers work directly with the Gallery Manager to ensure our collections data is up to date, the collection is well cared for, and may have the opportunity to assist on special projects. Collections support volunteers may also be asked during busy times to assist in the handling of signed prints to assist the Gift Shop.

This may be right for you if you:

- Have museum/gallery experience and/or are in a museum or gallery program at a post-secondary level
- Are interested in collections management
- Have an interest in the work, life, and philosophy of Robert Bateman.
- Have an interest/experience in database management
Training Details: All we ask is you to bring your enthusiasm for community, nature, and art; we will do the rest!
Minimum Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Anytime
Age: 17+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Heritage/Museum, Gardening/Environment
Skill(s): Analysis, Needs Assessment, Stewardship, Accountability, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://batemancentre.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Catt Roth
Phone: 250-940-3626
Address: 470 Belleville Street Victoria, V8V 1W9
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