Vacancies and Opportunities


The IMA regularly posts vacancies in the museum sector, including all types of jobs in museums, galleries and historic properties. To add your listing, please click here to email us including details of: Closing date for applications; Method of application (e.g. CV and cover letter/ or specific application form); Email address for applications; Clear indication of salary or salary range; Duties; Duration of contract if not a long-term position; Specific requirements e.g. degree, drivers licence; Date of interviews. We can host documents and forms on our website for employers. This is a free service.

We reserve the right to refuse advertising of any post, or internships that do not meet best practice guidelines.

Internships should provide the opportunity to gain valuable experience in a working environment to those looking to explore or gain the relevant knowledge and skills required to enter into a particular career field. These can vary widely in structure, duration, remuneration and outcomes. The IMA would recommend that terms be read carefully before proceeding with an application. The IMA has taken part in the Working Groups of the following Good Practice documents: Best Practice Guidelines for Internships, by Visual Artists Ireland and the Volunteering in the Arts Toolkit, with Volunteer Ireland and Voluntary Arts Ireland.

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  • Arts Programme Manager, Business to Arts, Dublin

    Posted on: 19 September, 2017

    Business to Arts is seeking to appoint a Arts Programme Manager on a 3-Year Contract. Salary: €30,000 - €36,000 (+ performance-related bonus). Deadline: 5pm, Friday 13 October 2017.

  • Museum Guide and Attendant, Little Museum of Dublin (CE Scheme)

    Posted on: 13 September, 2017

    The Little Museum of Dublin is seeking to appoint a part-time  Museum Guide and Attendant under the Community Employment Scheme. Hours: 19.5 hours per week including one weekend day.

  • Marketing and Events Officer Contract: Fixed Term (Maternity leave cover)

    Posted on: 13 September, 2017

    Saint Patrick's Cathedral is seeking to appoint a Marketing and Events Officer Contract on a Fixed Term contract (Maternity leave cover). The closing date for receipt of applications is 22 September 2017. Saint Patrick's Cathedral wishes to recruit a Marketing and Events Officer to join its team and grow the...

  • Director, Crawford Art Gallery Cork

    Posted on: 31 August, 2017

    The board of the Crawford Art Gallery has advertised the position of Director. The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 25th September, 2017.