Art Jameel offers a wide range of volunteer opportunities, internships and full time roles which allow team members to enrich and develop their love of the arts while contributing to skills and talents to the Centre.
Our curatorial and educational programmes provide avenues for working with talented regional and international arts professionals. Throughout the year a variety of roles may become available, both in front-facing positions as well as behind the scenes.
Jobs at Jameel Arts Centre
Art Jameel is a growing organisation and, from time to time, offers opportunities for driven, passionate individuals to join its team in Dubai. (Please see the Art Jameel website for opportunities in our Jeddah office and elsewhere.)
Volunteering at Jameel Arts Centre
Experience all the dynamism of Jameel Arts Centre from the inside via our volunteer programme! Arts enthusiasts and those looking to explore creative career paths are encouraged to apply; the exciting roles range from working directly with artists to produce new installations to welcoming and guiding visitors.
Art Jameel Internships
Jameel Arts Centre is delighted to support the next generation of art professionals by providing internship opportunities to applicants currently enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programmes, and recent graduates committed to a career in the arts. Interns gain institutional work experience, networking opportunities and a certificate of completion. Our highly competitive internships are awarded based on merit, expertise and a rigorous interview process.
Interns can expect to receive training in social media, public speaking and communication, networking, and creative research; participate in regular review and mentorship meetings; and attend art events and talks. The experience should provide insight into working in a community arts organisation and career opportunities within arts and culture, and enable the mapping of local and international partners and opportunities.
Interns will focus on one aspect of our work, and be paired with a senior member of the team for the entirety of their internship. The tracks that interns may work in are: Curation, Collection & Exhibition; Library and Research; Administration; Events; Arts Education; Graphic Design; Social Media, Marketing and Communications.
Current Internship Opportunities
Public Programmes and Events Internship
Art Jameel is looking for an enthusiastic intern to support the public programmes team in the design and implementation of an outdoor festival taking place November 25-27, 2021, as well as smaller-scale events and public programmes taking place over the duration of the internship. This role includes liaising with and overseeing suppliers, participants and vendors in the lead up and duration of the events and is best suited to a candidate that is outgoing, friendly and passionate about the arts industry with strong organisation and communication skills, and a can-do attitude.
Start Date: 5 September 2021
End Date: 5 December 2021