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Do the arts reduce loneliness? webinar – 10 March 2016

Experts will investigate the evidence base and whether statutory or voluntary bodies understand the impact of the arts on people at risk of loneliness. Read more

Curator and Art workshop assistant, Milton Keynes – deadline 14 March

Arts for Health uses art and creativity to improve health and wellbeing. Its work involves curating art exhibitions at Milton Keynes Hospital, commissioning new work for the hospital and delivering a programme of art workshops aimed at improving health and wellbeing. Arts for Health is currently recruiting the following: 

Early-stage dementia awareness training for arts facilitators, London – 15 March 2016

15 March 2016, 9am - 5pm Arts 4 Dementia, St Mary the Boltons, London A one-day training course for arts facilitators to develop greater understanding, increased skills and confidence in communicating and working creatively with people experiencing the early stages of dementia and their carers.

Freelance Project Coordinator, Music in Hospitals (North East) – closing date 15 March

Closes Tuesday 15 March 2016 (£15k-20k pro rata) Part time

Interim Director of Museums & Archives, Royal College of Surgeons – closing date 14 March 2016

The Royal College of Surgeons wishes to appoint an Interim Director to the post of Director of Museums and Archives to cover a period of 6 months (and potentially longer). The organisation is developing plans for a significant capital project which may not only transform the building which RCS occupies in Lincoln’s Inn Fields but will also re-position the Hunterian Museum.

Good Vibrations Gamelan sessions, Nottingham – until 19 March 2016

27 February-19 March 2016 Pondhills Community Centre, Nottingham Fee: £6 (£5 concessions)

Strategic Manager, PHACE – closing date 20 March 2016

This role will help establish PHACE (Peterborough’s Cultural Partnership for children and young people) as a credible and effective leader for cultural education in the city, manage the successful delivery of the PHACE 16/17 Action Plan and create a firm 5-year vision and financial plan. Closes Sunday 20 March 2016 Part time - £40k-50k pro rata

Open call for Creative Workshop Proposals for Studio Upstairs, Croydon (voluntary)

Studio Upstairs is a charity running art studios for people experiencing emotional and mental health difficulties.

Rich Mix Schools and Outreach Officer – closing date 24 March

Closes Thursday 24 March 2016 (£20k-25k pro rata) Part time

Creativity and Wellbeing Week deadline this Friday! - 11 March 2016

The deadline for including events in the Creativity and Wellbeing publicity material is this Friday 11 March.

Waterford Healing Arts Trust artist-in-residence – deadline 31 March

WHAT (Waterford Healing Arts Trust) invites applications from artists of all arts disciplines for a six month residency based at University Hospital Waterford.

Applied Drama Practitioner, Wales – deadline 31 March

Salary: £25k gross per annum/pro rata (part-time – hours tba) Duration: 24 Months Application deadline: 31 March 2016 (start date April/May 2016)

Business Development Manager, Creativity Works, Somerset – deadline 4 April 2016

To lead on fundraising, business development and partnership development, and to provide support for Creativity Works’ projects and programmes. Creativity Works is looking for a positive and proactive individual who would be comfortable being an advocate for the organisation. Key areas of responsibility will be:

Introduction to Therapeutic and Reflective Writing online course – 4 April 2016

An eight-week online course focusing on writing for personal and professional development led by tutors Victoria Field and Anne Taylor. Part of the Professional Writing Academy suite of courses – PWA offer a state-of-the-art virtual classroom. Discount for Lapidus members.

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