Marres, House for Contemporary Culture, is developing a progressive educational program dedicated to the senses. We are looking for enthusiastic tour guides who can direct various different activities.

We offer the following activities:

  • Personal guided tours
  • Directing peer education programs for high schools
  • Guided tours for high school students
  • Family activities
  • Theatre, dance, music, and connecting visual activities to the exhibition.

 

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

  • You’ll be working as part of an educational team and you are able to contribute your own ideas and plans.
  • You will meet at least four times a year to prepare the educational program for the new exhibition. You will be given training and supervision for this that will help to develop your own skills.
  • You have an active and canvassing role in the programs you have developed.
  • You have a unique way of engaging the public and helping them experience the subjects of the exhibition.
  • You are able to speak Dutch and English fluently.

 

We expect:

  • That you have an understanding of the sensory approach presented by Marres and are interested in helping us create new methods for guided tours, workshops, and courses.
  • That you have an experimental and inquisitive attitude.
  • You will be guiding people through the exhibition in a personal and attentive manner and enjoy giving visitors information about the exhibition, the history of the house, and the Marres sensory program.
  • You get people excited to experience the subjects and objects of the exhibition through activities.

 

If you are interested, please send your motivation letter and CV to personeel@marres.org