Volunteers play a vital role in helping us make the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia a great experience for visitors. This strong community of individuals makes a difference by donating their time, energy, and expertise. We welcome all those interested in helping us to increase our capacity through the programs and services that we offer to consider joining our valued team of volunteers.


Volunteers at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Docent (education/children's tour guide)
  • Guide (daily public tours)
  • Studio Assistant (Family Sundays, March Break art camps, Summer School of the Arts, PD day camps)
  • Sales Associate with Teichert Gallery
  • Front-of-House (Gallery Shop, Visitor Services)
  • Special Events

Currently recruiting for

  • Volunteer Guides (Daily public tours)
  • Studio Assistants (Family Sundays, Summer School of the Arts)
  • Front-of-House (Gallery Shop, Visitor Services)

To Apply

Submit the application form [pdf] with a current resume to:

Rachel Solomon, Development Officer – Donor Relations - rachel.solomon@novascotia.ca

ATTN: Volunteer Program
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
PO Box 2262
Halifax, NS B3J 3C8