Opportunities archive

Studio Worker (music specialist) - deadline 4th October

A rare opportunity has arisen to join our small friendly team who have a consistent track record of delivering exciting and award winning projects and services linking the arts, mental health recovery and peer support. The postholder will work from our studio base in Battersea, London SW11 and the main responsibilities will be teaching accredited and unaccredited courses.

Apprentice Musicians – deadline 23 September 2013

Music for Health has moved from the Royal Northern College of Music to become part of arts in health charity Lime, forming Lime Music for Health which will deliver a music programme at Central Manchester University Hospitals.

Becoming a Poetry Therapist – 28 September 2013

The London Lapidus September meeting is in the Studio above the Poetry Cafe http://www.poetrysociety.org.uk/content/cafe/ from 10.30 - 1pm on 28 Sept. The event will include a workshop on becoming a Poetry Therapist led by Victoria Field.

Performance Art Therapy Workshop – 28 and 29 September 2013

Monster With/Out is a two day workshop on Performance Art Therapy and Personal Growth taking place in London on 28 and 29 September.

Knee High project fund – deadline 30 September 2013

Guys and St Thomas’s Charity in conjunction with the Design Council has announced a funding stream aimed at supporting interventions which will improve the health and wellbeing of children under the age of 5 living in Southwark and Lambeth. Grants of up to £180,000 are available along with specialist training and support.

Volunteer Research Assistant and Volunteer Collections Assistant– deadline 4 October 2013

Paintings in Hospitals is seeking a Volunteer Research Assistant with excellent research skills and a flair for writing to help research artworks in the collection and find new artwork loan opportunities.

Keeping it Live ‘– Development of a new Cultural Economy for Glasgow Hospitals - deadline 7 October 2013

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Arts and Health Improvement working with partners Glasgow Life/Glasgow Arts and Ginkgo is seeking to contract a team of expert consultants to assist with the exploration and development of new thinking which will underpin and sustain visual and performing arts ‘Live Arts’ activity and events across Glasgow Hospitals.

Early-Stage Dementia Awareness Training for Arts Facilitators - 10 December 2013

Arts 4 Dementia and the Alzheimer's Society is running a workshopfor artists working creatively with people in the early stages of dementia. This full-day training workshop will take place on Tuesday 10 December, 10:15am – 17:15pm at Tate Modern, London.