Renoir in Guernsey, 1883

Volunteering Opportunities

Whether you are interested in the work of Renoir, art more generally or enthusiastic about providing a warm and friendly welcome to visitors of all ages and many nationalities, we have some exciting volunteering opportunities during the period 29th September – 17th December 2023.

Art for Guernsey and Guernsey Museums, in partnership with Giverney Museum, are delighted to be hosting Renoir in Guernsey, 1883 celebrating the 140th anniversary of Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s stay in Guernsey and the inspiration that he found here. The centrepiece of the event will be a fine art exhibition including a host of major international loans at Guernsey Museums Candie, with other exhibitions and activities at the Priaulx Library, the Renoir Walk and the Art for Guernsey Galley in the heart of the Old Quarter.

Will are looking for volunteers to;

  • Meet and greet visitors who arrive in the foyer and exhibition welcome area
  • Be able to direct visitors according to their needs
  • Follow procedures in regards to handling bags and coats 
  • Operate the cloakroom

Volunteering will be in shifts of broadly 4 hours; morning, afternoon and late afternoon/early evening each day of the week. 

In exchange to the experience of being part of an amazing event for Guernsey, volunteers will receive;

  • Full training concerning the role and story of Renoir’s time in Guernsey and its impact on his work.
  • Free tickets to the exhibition
  • Refreshment vouchers
  • A gift bag 
  • A Renoir t-shirt as uniform

In the first instance, please complete our registration form and return to megan@artforguernsey.com