Jobs and Opportunities

The enormous input and support we receive from our employees is central to our success.

MK Calling 2024

We invite artists working across all art forms to submit your work to MK Calling, MK Gallery’s open call group exhibition showcasing the most dynamic work being made today.

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Our Mission

MK Gallery’s mission is to provide access to high quality, innovative and thought-provoking art from around the world and through its programmes, stimulate participation and debate, building relationships between artists and audiences.

MK Gallery has three core values that support its mission:

Quality – By championing excellence we seek to raise ambition and build confidence.

Diversity – We welcome and actively support diversity and inclusivity.

Opportunity – We are a platform for the development and exchange of art and ideas.

Work Experience

Each year MK Gallery offers four work experience placements for year 10 students from our local schools through Proactive Education.

This year we will be accepting requests for placements during the following dates:

6 – 17 November 2023

13 – 24 May 2024

Placements can be 1 or 2 weeks with a maximum of two students per placement period.

Unfortunately we are currently unable to accept work experience requests outside of these dates.

MK Gallery aims to have a workforce that represents a variety of backgrounds and cultures and can provide the relevant knowledge, abilities and skills for the organisation.

Anyone who meets the requirements of this job is eligible for employment within MK Gallery irrespective of age, disability, employment status, gender, health, marital status, sexual preference, membership or non-membership of a trade union, nationality, race, religion, social class or other non-job-relevant personal characteristics.

We make every effort to eliminate discrimination, direct and indirect, from our recruitment and selection process. Where applicable, reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment and selection process as required to reduce any potential barriers faced by applicants and to give them equal access to employment opportunities.

For an informal conversation about working at MK Gallery please contact Anthony Spira at or on 01908 558321.