Opportunities archive

Lecturer in Dementia Care – deadline 17 September 2017

The University of West London is seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Dementia Care with knowledge of policy and professional priorities in the field of dementia care, evidence of dementia-related research activity, and experience of interdisciplinary working.

Reading Well: Invitation to Tender – deadline 25 September 2017

The Reading Agency is inviting tenders to facilitate the co-production strand supporting the development of Reading well for adult mental health conditions which will launch in public libraries in June 2018.

Calls for abstracts, International Health Humanities & Arts in Health Symposium – deadline 25 September 2017

This conference, taking place in Derby in November, aims to bring arts and health together with health humanities to exchange and enrich practice.

Art for Wellbeing Co-ordinator – deadline 27 September 2017

North West based Cartwheel Arts is seeking a Project Co-ordinator to deliver the current phase of its programme of work in arts and mental health.

Hospital film commission – deadline 1 October 2017

The new Royal Hospital for Sick Children & Department of Clinical Neurosciences in Edinburgh will host a film library. As part of the development of the hospital, there are a range of opportunities for artists, filmmakers and creative curators to provide film content for three film channels that will be hosted on the hospital server system.

Arts Administrator – deadline 8 October 2017

smooth running of its London office and its national workshop programme. Streetwise works with people who have experienced homelessness and other members of the community, with workshop programmes across England, stage critically-acclaimed operas. It also manages With One Voice, an international arts/homelessness movement.

Executive Director – deadline 9 October 2017

Sick Festival is recruiting an Executive Director to be based in its Manchester office. The role is designed to support the company’s integration into the Arts Council’s national portfolio of organisations.

Calls for abstracts, European Association of Health Information and Libraries conference – deadline 27 October 2017

With a theme addressing art, health and wellbeing, this conference in July 2018 is seeking abstract submissions from practitioners.

Artists’ Responses to Research on Disability in Sport – deadline 6 November 2017

The University of Bath is looking for artists working in a wide range of media create responses to interviews, textual and moving image research exploring the cultural legacy of The Paralympic Games 2012 and the representation of disability in Sport.

Visual Art Open Prize – deadline 31 December 2017

Artists are invited to apply for the Visual Art Open Prize, to win cash prizes of £1,000, plus a solo exhibition, and mentoring package. T