Opportunities archive

Arts and Wellbeing Officer – deadline 11 November 2013

Bristol’s Wellspring Healthy Living Centre is seeking a part time Arts and Wellbeing Officer to co-ordinate the development and delivery of its Arts and Wellbeing Service. The role involves working with Wellspring staff to develop this service, and along with other organisations and local residents, deliver a high-quality programme of Arts and Wellbeing.

Design and Health call for papers – deadline 15 November 2013

The International Academy for Design & Health  has issued a call for papers for the 10th Design & Health World Congress & Exhibition in Toronto, Canada in July 2014. Researchers and practitioners from around the world are invited to submit 400 word abstracts by 15 November, 2013 for selection by the Academy's scientific committee on the following topics:

Window Transfer art – deadline 18 November 2013

Richmond-Upon-Thames Arts Service is looking to commission an artist for NHS Hounslow and Richmond. The commission involves the design of window transfers for two windows in a reception area with a theme of water, Richmond Bridge,  or the Thames.

Executive Director People United – deadline 18 November 2013

Based in Canterbury, People United is an Arts Council National Portfolio Organisation which aims to link the arts to social change. The organisation runs projects and events, commissions artists, carries out research and contributes to policy at local and national level to help understand and evaluate the social impact of the arts.

Musician for older people’s wards – deadline 24 November 2013

St George’s Healthcare NHS Trust is seeking a part time musician to support its Bedside Music programme on its Senior Health wards. Developed over the past 3 years, Bedside Music has become an integral part of St George’s Arts programme and delivers annually to 600 patients offering one-to-one musical conversations aiming to raise mood, enabling emotional expression and social interaction.

Artfelt artists – deadline 29 November 2013

Artfelt, part of The Children’s Hospital Charity in Sheffield, is looking to employ a range of visual artists, crafts people, musicians and performance artists to enhance the creative workshops in the hospital. The artists’ workshops must be adaptable to a variety of ages and work within a hospital ward or waiting room environment.

Administrator, Learning and Participation (Dance) – deadline 29 November

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is looking for an Administrator to assist with the day to day planning and delivery of activities within the Learning and Participation (Dance) programme.

Digital Research and Development Fund final grants – deadline 7 January 2014

The Digital R&D Fund for the Arts has issued its final call for submissions. Established by NESTA, the Arts and Humanities Research Council and Arts Council England, the £7m fund is entering its final year. The fund is seeking applications which explore innovative ways of delivering the arts to new audiences or develop new business models for the arts sector.