Current opportunities

RSPH Awards for health & wellbeing – submissions deadline 31 May 2016

The ninth 2016 RSPH Health & Wellbeing Awards – including a dedicated Arts & Health Award – are now open for entry. The awards recognise and celebrate a wide range of activities, policies and strategies that empower communities and individuals, improve the population’s health and address the wider social determinants of health.

European Healthcare Design Awards – submissions deadline 28 April 2016

The inaugural European Healthcare Design Awards 2016 comprise ten categories across primary, secondary and tertiary levels of international healthcare provision and delivery. They will be evaluated by some of the world's leading researchers and practitioners in healthcare design.

Medicine Unboxed: Students 2016 - deadline 3 July 2016

The annual Medicine Unboxed conference is inviting students to apply for a 10-minute presentation at Medicine Unboxed: Students 2016.

Operations Co-ordinator - deadline 4 July 2016

Live Music Now is looking for an Operations Co-ordinator to work in its London office.

Research & Evaluation Associate - deadline 8 July 2016

Paintings in Hospitals is seeking an enthusiastic, flexible and confident Research & Evaluation Associate to work on a range of innovative and creative assignments on a short term contract. Contract: 12 weeks, 7 hours per day, Monday to Friday Remuneration: London Living wage £9.40 p/h / Secondment opportunity

Medicine and the arts – free online course

A free online course from the University of Cape Town that explores the intersection of medicine, medical anthropology and the creative arts. Different aspects of human life are explored in each of six weeks, and considered from the perspectives of people working in health sciences, social sciences and the arts.

Royal Academy of Dance: Silver Swans teacher-training – summer 2016

Silver Swans™ is an opportunity for experienced dance teachers to extend their expertise and find new business opportunities through offering adult ballet classes branded as Silver Swans™.

Volunteer Co-ordinator - deadline 13 July 2016

Entelechy Arts and the Albany are looking for an experienced Volunteer Coordinator to join their unique participant/artist-led project Meet Me at the Albany (MMA).

Call for Papers – arts and dementia – deadline 16 July 2016

The First International Research Conference on the Arts and Dementia will take place in March 2017. A call for papers has now been issued. From 9-10 March 2017, the Royal Society of Public Health and Canterbury Christ Church University is hosting an international conference on arts and dementia.

Programme Delivery Manager - deadline 18 July 2016

Drake Music team is seeking someone to develop and manage the delivery of its programmes of work across England. The organisation has bases in London, the South West (Bristol) and North West (Manchester). This is an entirely new role for Drake Music, created to meet the evolving needs of the organization alongside our 2015-18 Strategic Development Plan.

Team Up

A London-wide volunteering programme partnering doctors and dentists in postgraduate training, healthcare students and public health professionals with community organisations is seeking expressions of interest.

Sing with Us: The Benefits of Singing for Those Affected by Cancer

A new project looking at the benefits of singing for those affected by cancer is offering people who are affected, including patients, staff, carers and bereaved the opportunity to join free choirs or to take part from home.

The Art of Mentalizing – 22 - 24 October 2016

Submissions are invited for this New York conference bringing together people working in psychology to explore the role of arts in health. The theme of the conference is “how we define and develop the clinical interventions required to produce sustainable change and the role of mentalizing in this process.” Proposals are invited for:

Storytelling for Health Conference call for contributors - deadline 3 November 2016

Next June, Swansea will play host to an international conference will bring together arts practitioners, health practitioners and researchers to acknowledge and celebrate the importance and growth of storytelling for health and to understand and promote good practice. Contributions within the following three conference strands are being sought: · Sharing good practice

Aesop Marketplace

Arts charity and social enterprise Aesop has launched its own Marketplace to connect health decision-makers with arts in health programmes