Gallery and Framing Assistant

(please note: this is an ELC-funded IWS Kickstarter position so applicants must be aged between 18 - 25, live in East Lothian and have a barrier to employment)


In this position you will be assisting our gallery manager and framer, Seonaid, with day to day sales, assisting with framing and keeping our social media up to date.

Gallery - The gallery is a calm and relaxing environment for people of all ages to enjoy, you will be helping our team set up exhibitions and liaising with customers.

Framing - The framing workshop is the busiest at this time of the year, you will be learning how to frame, how to choose framing for customers by listening to their needs and using your judgement and how to do conservation framing. 

Social Media - Our social media is our main way of promoting upcoming exhibitions and any framing discounts. Social media posts and videos promoting our artists will have to be made 3-4 times a week. 

We are a very friendly and inclusive team, Coast Gallery is a very relaxed workplace but can also be full on, especially around the festive period!


To apply for this position, please contact Seonaid at or phone us on 01368865141.