Opportunities archive

Exhibitions and projects assistant – deadline 18 May 2015

Milton Keynes Arts for Health is seeking an Exhibitions and Projects Assistant to work closely with the Director on all areas of its exhibitions and participatory programme. This role is an excellent opportunity for someone to develop experience in administrative duties, art collection and exhibition management and to gain hands-on experience in arts workshop delivery.

Commercial and business director – deadline 18 May 2015

The Reading Agency is seeking an experienced commercial and financial director to manage a diverse funding portfolio and lead the development of the organisation’s commercial strategy.

Arts and health research consultancy – deadline 18 May 2015

Blackpool Council’s Cultural Services in collaboration with Blackpool Public Health is looking to appoint consultants with experience and knowledge in the field of arts and health. The commissioned work will help the commissioner:

Participatory arts facilitators – deadline 19 May 2015

Care provider Jewish Care is recruiting for a broad range of freelance Participatory Arts facilitators, to work in its residential care homes. 

Research into artist barriers – deadline 20 May 2015

Brighton’s Creative Future is looking for an experienced researcher to examine the barriers marginalised artists and writers face when accessing mainstream arts opportunities.

Director of Public Engagement – deadline 21 May 2015

Dulwich Picture Gallery is seeking a Director of Public Engagement to lead and oversee all of the gallery’s public-facing activity.

PhD studentship: arts and older adults in hospital – deadline 22 May 2015

A PhD studentship is available from September 2015 for a candidate to undertake research into how the arts can be used to enhance patient experience and clinical outcomes on wards for older adults at Chelsea and Westminster Hospitals.

Mapping Project for Capital Age Festival Consultant’s Role – deadline 27 May 2015

With support from Arts Council England Capital Age Festival is undertaking a series of organisational development activities, to transform our organisation and the services they deliver.    Part of this includes an inquiry, a mapping of London provision.

Chair, National Alliance for Arts in Criminal Justice – deadline 29 May 2015

The National Alliance for Arts in Criminal Justice (NAACJ) is seeking an enthusiastic and collaborative leader as its new Chair. 

FIRST@108 Public Art Award – deadline 10 June 2015

FIRST@108 is an award run by the Royal British Society of Sculptors offering an emerging sculptor the opportunity to create two new interlinking public artworks for the Chelsea & Westminster Hospital on the theme of memory.

Research volunteers

Breathe Arts Health Research is seeking two volunteer students specialising in psychology or arts-health research (or a related subject) to work on the Breathe Magic intensive therapy programme this summer.  Research volunteers must be able to commit to attending: 1.     A mandatory one-day training course on Monday 13th July 9.30am – 5.45pm

Creative and Credible Survey – 1 December 2014

Creative and Credible is surveying arts and health practitioners to explore issues that arise in evaluating arts and health activities. To complete the survey, visit: https://uwe.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/creative-and-credible-1 The survey password is: CCEsurvey1.