Opportunities archive

London Bubble Theatre volunteers – from 24 October 2017

London Bubble Theatre Company is seeking volunteers to support its Creative Elders programme, as well as the Illuminate Rotherhithe procession this November. Read more in the attached documents.

WHSmith Community Grant – no deadline

Voluntary organisations, charities schools and pre-schools can apply for grants of up to £500 from the WHSmith Trust. The WHSmith Trust is an independent registered charity that uses the proceeds of the compulsory carrier bag charges across the UK to offer the grants to support good causes in the local communities where WHSmith operates.

UnLtd young people's grants – no deadline

Young people who want to start, grow or build their social enterprise idea can apply for a Test it Award of up to £500 or a Build it Award of up to £15,000.

BBC Children in Need, main grants programme – deadline 16 January 2018

The scheme's main grants are available for charities, not-for-profit organisations and schools applying for over £10,000 per year to work with young people experiencing disadvantage, disability and/or deprivation. Key areas:

Part-time Interim General Manager, Nonclassical – deadline 11 October 2017

Nonclassical (NC) brings contemporary classical music to new audiences in non-traditional ways and settings through events and festivals, both in the UK and internationally, working with high quality performers, and developing and mentoring artists through the NC record label.

Part-time Senior Strategy Manager, ROH Bridge, Purfleet – deadline 16 October 2017

The Royal Opera House is seeking a strategic manager (maternity cover) to lead on the development of Bridge business planning, action planning and the management of team operating systems. The role is offered for 12 days per month, with a flexible working pattern to be agreed with the successful candidate.

Chief Executive and Artistic Director, More Music, Lancs – deadline 19 October 2017

More Music is looking for a leader with a proven track record to maintain its position as a leading charitable organisation in community music and education. Read more

Project Co-ordinator, Cocktails in Care Homes, London – deadline 19 October

Magic Me is seeking a co-ordinator who has worked on projects in the community, voluntary sector, arts, education or other relevant fields. The post-holder will work regularly with children and vulnerable adults. Read more

Musicians/songwriters for Leicestershire care home project – deadline 20 October 2017

Mantle Arts is looking for experienced, Midlands based, musicians/songwriters to deliver two singing and song-writing projects in care homes and day centres in N.W. Leicestershire, from Nov 17 to Jan 18, and from May to July 2018. Read more

Arts Award Access Fund – deadline 20 October 2017

The Fund has grants of between £100 and £1,500 available to help registered Arts Award centres experiencing a lack of funds. The programme is active in arts centres, colleges and schools, community projects, libraries, galleries, local authorities, theatres, youth clubs and youth justice settings.

Emergent: Music Legacy Trainees, Drake Music – deadline 23 October 2017

Apply for Drake Music’s new three-year programme, funded by Help Musicians UK, to provide opportunities, support and greater profile to advance the next generation of disabled musicians in the pursuit of excellence in their music careers.

Engagement Coordinator, Create London – deadline 24 October 2017

Create is seeking an Engagement Coordinator to run our Front Room Programme at The White House, a new public space for art and social activity on the Becontree Estate in Dagenham. Duties include

Citizen Science Project Officer, Science Learning +, Natural History Museum – deadline 23 October 2017

The NHM is recruiting a Citizen Science Project Officer to develop and deliver citizen science activities to young people across the UK, and to support educational researchers to gather data on the impacts and benefits of citizen science for the young people who take part.

Programme Coordinator/Project Administrator, Tin Arts, Durham – deadline 27 October

Tin Arts (inclusive dance) are looking to fill two full-time positions: a Programme Administrator to assist the Senior Management Team; and a full-time Project Coordinator to work closely alongside the Executive Director in the planning and delivery of key projects. Read more

Potential Unlocked youth project – deadline 28 October 2017

Applications are invited for O2's GoThinkBig fund from individuals aged 15-24 for funding of £500 to support social action projects that inspire others to unlock their potential and benefit the local community.