Opportunities archive

Graduate Teaching Assistant – deadline 17 April 2015

Edge Hill University is recruiting a post-graduate teaching assistant to explore arts for health and wellbeing in older people in the community. The part time teaching role and PhD place will develop the arts for health and wellbeing in older people in the community programme and build on partnerships with the Whitworth Gallery and Manchester Museum.

Mental health art group volunteer – deadline 24 April 2015

Hammersmith and Fulham Mind is seeking a volunteer to support its Wednesday afternoon art group.

Art Studio Co-ordinator – deadline 27 April 2015

Headway is recruiting an Art Studio Co-ordinator to be based at its art studio, part of its Day Service in Hackney for adult survivors of brain injury.

Access and Community Assistant - deadline 27 April 2015

The National Portrait Gallery is recruiting an Access and Community Assistant to support the delivery of its creative art programme in children’s hospitals in London, engaging young people and their families with art, music, illustration and photography workshops.

Artist commission, emergency care – deadline 7 May 2015

The new Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care hospital will be opening this June and an artist is sought to develop an interactive mural for the children’s waiting area. The trust has adopted the overall theme of hope and reassurance for art in the hospital and the mural will involve using children’s drawings and poems based on a woodland ‘acorn to oak’ theme.

The Arts and Dementia PhD Studentships – deadline 11 May 2015

Three PhD studentships Applications are available at the University of Worcester and the University of Nottingham designed to explore the impact of engagement with creative activities on people with all stages of dementia and on their family and professional carers.

Project Facilitator, Creative Homes – deadline 11 May 2015

London Bubble is seeking to employ a Project Facilitator to lead on the planning and delivery of its theatre and health project Creative Homes.

Resonate Project Co-ordinator – deadline 18 May 2015

Westminster Arts is looking to recruit a new part-time co-ordinator to run its Resonate arts programme for people living with dementia and functional mental ill-being and their carers.

Participation Programme Manager – deadline 19 May 2015

Extant, a pioneering performing arts company of visually impaired artists is seeking someone to deliver a three-year audience development programme for visually impaired audiences, working initially in the Midlands.

Arts Project Manager – deadline 25 May 2015

Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation is seeking a project manager to develop and deliver art and greenspace design provision for the redevelopment of the Royal Edinburgh Hospital. Primary tasks include: • Input into the design process for any capital elements with an arts purpose.

HLF funds to mark 50 years of London boroughs

The Heritage Lottery Fund is offering grants of up to £100,000 to projects that explore the anniversary of the creation of London’s borough system in 1965. Grants are for projects which:

Outsider Craft: open call – deadline 30 October 2015

Outsider Craft combines Outside In's fourth triennial open art exhibition and Craftspace's touring exhibitions programme, which reflects developments in craft. The exhibition will showcase work by artists facing barriers to the art world for reasons including health, disability or social circumstance.