Opportunities archive

Volunteers needed for the Impact Art Fair

Studio Upstairs is working in partnership with Creative Future to deliver the second Impact Art Fair in Brixton 26-28 July. The Fair will showcase a diverse range of work by artists whose access to the mainstream is limited for a variety of reasons, including mental health, disability or social circumstances.

Admin & Finance Worker, AiM (Artists in Mind), Yorkshire – deadline 12 May 2013

AiM is an arts charity supporting individuals with acute and enduring mental ill health in the community and in secure locations (hospitals, forensic units, prisons), and is based in Huddersfield.

Our Big Gig – deadline 12 May

Local communities are invited to take part in Our Big Gig, a community music celebration that takes place across the UK from 11 to 14 July 2013, funded by the Department of Communities and Local Government and through Grants for the Arts funding from Arts Council England.

Public Art Commission: Ashgate Medical Practice, Chesterfield, Beam – deadline 14 May 2013

This public art commission offers an opportunity for an artist (or artist collective) to work with the local community, centre staff and key stakeholders to develop artwork through a programme of creative engagement. The artist(s) are also required to design, develop and deliver permanent public artwork(s) informed by the community engagement undertaken.

Administrator, Arts 4 Dementia – deadline 15 May 2013

An administrator is sought to provide support to the Chief Executive and the Arts 4 Dementia team in delivering new outreach programmes at arts venues, designed for people in the early stages of dementia and their carers.

North Ayrshire Community Hospital Arts Co-ordinator – deadline 17 May 2013

Fixed fee commission of £30k to deliver an Art Procurement Framework, to project completion in Spring 2016.

Inclusive Dance & Movement Workshop Facilitation Training Day, Joy of Sound – 17 May 2013

This training is aimed at dance and movement practitioners, music workers, support workers, educationalists, therapists or those with an interest in inclusive and combined arts. Training will be hands-on, practical and experiential and will include working with regular Joy of Sound workshop attendees, support workers and Joy of Sound Volunteers.

Education Manager, Synergy Theatre Project – deadline 24 May 2013

Synergy Theatre Project is looking for a highly motivated individual to manage its education programme – funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund – involving touring productions into schools and delivering bespoke projects with young people at risk of offending facilitated by professional theatre practitioners and supported by trained ex-prisoners.

Call for Artists: Dudley Kick Ash Installation, Dudley Town Centre – deadline 24 May 2013

Dudley Kick Ash is a youth-led programme using the arts to encourage young people to be smokefree. During the week of 5 August 2013 it is intended to transform a space in Dudley town centre into a temporary installation which will be open to the public the following week.

The Art of Good Health and Wellbeing, final reminder for submission of abstracts – deadline 24 May 2013

The final deadline for the submission of abstracts for The Art of Good Health and Wellbeing at the College of Fine Arts, University of NSW, Sydney from 12 to 14 November 2013 is Friday 24 May.

Arts Engagement Project With People With Alcohol Issues, St. Helens Council – deadline 28 May 2013

St. Helens Council is looking for an arts organisation with a proven track record of delivering high quality arts programmes that effectively engage with adults who may never have taken part in arts activities before.

Live Music Now, Strategic Director: Wellbeing - deadline 28 May 2013

Live Music Now (LMN) works with a diverse range of people that rarely, if ever, have the opportunity to experience live music - some of whom are very disadvantaged.

Cultural Strategy Manager, Greater London Authority – deadline 28 May 2013

The Cultural Strategy Manager is a key senior position in the culture department of the GLA.

Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards – deadline 28 May 2013

The Lord Mayor’s Dragon Awards aim to recognise and celebrate community engagement in Greater London; activities include charity partnerships, employee volunteering, employability initiatives and local purchasing.

Manager, Pioneer Projects (Celebratory Arts) Ltd, Yorkshire – deadline 30 May

Pioneer Projects (Celebratory Arts) Ltd is an arts and health charity which uses creative activity to promote health and wellbeing for communities and the individuals within them, tackle social exclusion and reduce health inequalities, using arts-based approaches.