Volunteering

Get involved!

If you’re over 16, interested in the arts and would like to get involved with Firstsite, we are expanding our volunteering opportunities.

We are seeking enthusiastic and friendly individuals to support our front of house, exhibition, event and learning activities. We can offer a range of benefits including experience in a gallery, training, discounts and social activities.

Volunteer shifts correspond to the opening hours of Firstsite; split into morning, afternoon and evening sessions. Volunteers may sign up on either a regular or ad-hoc basis.

Take a look at the Volunteer role description here.

If you’re interested in getting involved, please fill in the Application form and return to:

  • volunteering@firstsite.uk
  • Our Welcome Desk during opening hours (10am-5pm)
  • Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester CO1 1JH

All applicants will be invited to Firstsite to meet with the volunteer coordinator and discuss volunteering in more detail. Successful applicants will be invited to induction and training.