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We are always looking for enthusiastic people who share our vision and want to support artists and members of the local community. At Artcore, we believe art is a powerful tool that can positively change people’s lives so we strive to make art accessible to everyone. We passionately engage with diverse communities in Derby through our exhibition programme, residencies, arts events, creative arts workshops, and community projects.

As a volunteer, you will enhance your CV, build social and professional skills, and make strong connections within the arts. Artcore will also be able to provide future references to employers, helping you stand out from the crowd.

Ways to volunteer:

At Artcore, we offer a wide range of opportunities for volunteers, including but not limited to:

  •  Creative workshop assistance

Engage in hands-on support for our community arts projects and workshops while exploring various artistic mediums and methods.

  •  Exhibition invigilating

Learn all about our current and upcoming exhibitions and enhance the gallery experience for our visitors.

  •  Administration

Dive into the organisational aspects of Artcore and get a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes.

  •  Digital marketing and content creation

Assist in the creation of digital content and help to promote the work that we do.

  •  Event support

Play a key role in ensuring the smooth running and success of our events.

  •  Shop and café support

Help to create a welcoming atmosphere in our shop and café while gaining valuable retail experience.

No previous experience is necessary, all you need is a passion for art and a desire to make a difference in the local community.

How to apply:

If you would like to apply for a volunteering role with us or you would like to find out more, please email your name, contact details, and area of interest to