Opportunities archive

Operations Director, CoolTan Arts – deadline 5pm 3 September

The role entails running the centre on a day to day basis, deputising for CEO and the line management of the officers designated as Administration Officer, Community Involvement, Self Advocacy Manager, Volunteer Coordinator and Tutors. Read more  

Committee Members, Wellcome Trust – deadline 9 September

To select the best research proposals and fund the best researchers, we depend on our funding committees - including Expert Review Groups, Interview Committees, Selection Panels and scheme-specific committees - to review grant applications and make funding recommendations.

Project Coordinator, Drake Music, London – deadline 9 August

The role entails maintaining positive relationships with project partners, funders, venues, participants and their families; it includes diary and database management, writing for social media, preparing project documentation and input into fundraising activities. Read more

Programme Assistant, Sound Connections, London – deadline 10 August

Sound Connections is looking for a new part-time Programme Assistant. Read more

Senior Project and Policy Officer, Diversity and Social Policy, Greater London Authority – deadline 9 August

The GLA are seeking a Senior Project and Policy Officer to develop and lead programmes and projects that promote equality of opportunity, and meet the diverse needs and aspirations of London’s communities. Initially, the successful candidate will lead the development and implementation of a new programme to promote healthier lifestyles among older people.

Office Manager & PA, Breathe Arts Health Research – deadline 16 August

Breathe Arts Health Research are looking for a new Office Manager & PA. This is a very busy office-based role and requires someone with strong administrative and IT skills. The successful applicant must have excellent interpersonal skills and will be main point of contact for all internal enquiries, as well as liaising with external stakeholders.

Craft Group Facilitator, Claremont Project, Islington – deadline 24 August

  The Claremont Project is a community arts centre for older people in Angel, Islington. They are a rapidly growing charity providing a wide range of high quality participatory activities aimed at helping people to flourish and shine. All the members are over the age of 55, many of whom are isolated.

Freelance Disco Kids set designer, London – deadline 24 August

Based in Deptford, London, the Albany is a pioneering, multi-use performing arts venue with a strong focus on working with diverse communities. The Albany’s programmes and venue management also extend to two external sites, Deptford Lounge and Canada Water Culture Space.

Regional Coordinator, Paintings in Hospitals (London and the South East) – deadline 27 August

Paintings in Hospitals is seeking a Regional Coordinator to help provide an outstanding loan service in London and the South East that promotes health, wellbeing and empowerment for all.

Dance for Parkinson’s volunteer, Rambert – deadline 31 August 2015

Rambert is looking for 1 – 2 volunteers to assist with weekly Dance for Parkinson’s classes at Rambert’s studios on London’s South Bank. This is an unpaid position and is an opportunity for anyone who is interested in working within dance and health, and specifically with people with Parkinson’s and older adults, who is looking to develop their skills and gain more experience.

Community choir leader, Halstead - deadline 31 August

The Ramsey Academy is looking for a part time choral leader for an exciting new community initiative – to engage people of all ages from Halstead and the surrounding villages to form a choir based at The Ramsey Academy. The choir will open to all abilities, providing an opportunity for members to be part of a social group which performs at local venues and events.

Innovation awards – deadline 1 September

The Idox Innovation Awards aim to showcase those projects that have demonstrated a creative and forward-thinking approach to improving the life of communities in one or more UK locations. £3,000 will be awarded to each winning project of the Award’s five categories, together with promotional and publicity opportunities.

Job and volunteering opportunities at Voluntary Arts - deadlines 24-31 August

Voluntary Arts have a number of vacancies currently on offer. These include: Voluntary Arts Wales Director Where: Cardiff Deadline: Monday 24 August 2015 at 5pm Salary: £36,486

GOSH Arts Officer – deadline 31 August

The Arts Officer will be responsible for the planning and delivery of the programme of regular arts, music and performance sessions. Working across the Trust in wards, outpatients and public areas, this includes arts sessions, music performances, interactive workshops and creative residencies. In addition they will support the Head of GO Create!

Operations Director, CoolTan Arts – deadline 3 September 2015

CoolTan Arts are looking for an Operations Director. The role entails running the centre on a day to day basis, deputising for CEO and the line management of the officers designated as Administration Officer, Community Involvement, Self Advocacy Manager, Volunteer Coordinator and Tutors.