The Museum of Contemporary Art Australia’s Volunteer Program offers those wishing to develop their skills and pursue an interest in contemporary art the opportunity to provide valuable support to Museum staff.
As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to learn more about the MCA and to be part of a large friendly team.
If you are interested in volunteering with our Learning team, please email email@example.com
Our dedicated team of volunteer guides help our visitors connect to contemporary art by offering daily public tours of our Collection display and exhibitions programme.
We are not currently recruiting volunteer guides.
There are currently no vacancies within the Library Volunteer team.
The MCA accepts applications on an ongoing basis for future recruitment.
All successful applicants must have a current Working with Children Check or be willing to apply for a Working with Children Check on commencement of role
If you are interested in contributing to the MCA Library and creative learning experience at the Museum, please consider joining as a Library Volunteer.
Open to scholars, art students, artists and visitors, the MCA Library provides access to a unique collection of books, catalogues and art journals which reflect the rich exhibition history of the MCA and material related to current exhibitions. This includes contemporary Australian and international artists.
Our library staff offer support in the navigation of this information through reference interviews and search tips.
Orientation sessions and in-depth reference interviews are available to visitors by appointment.
The Library’s rich archives include a large collection of MCA exhibition catalogues stretching back to 1991, as well as over 6,000 files of artist-related ephemera, such as letters, rare catalogues, exhibition notes and exhibition invitations.
Successful applicants will take part in a competitive selection process. The responsibilities include:
Successful applicants will have:
There is no financial reimbursement for these roles.
The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity.