Opportunities archive

Community choir musical director, Watford – deadline 16 August 2018

Watford Palace Theatre is seeking a freelance Musical Director to lead the Watford Palace Theatre Community Choir for regular summer and Christmas concerts and community events and fundraisers across Hertfordshire and beyond.

Loans Coordinator, Paintings in Hospitals – deadline 17 August 2018

Paintings in Hospitals is seeking a freelance loans coordinator for London and the south for a 24 month contract based in London Bridge. Salary: £1,100 - £1,300 per month depending on experience, exclusive of travel expenses Hours: 22.5 hours per week (estimate) May include some evening and weekend hours. Location: London and the South

Fundraiser, UCLH arts programme – deadline 24 August 2018

UCLH NHS Foundation Trust is seeking a fundraiser for UCLH arts and heritage, which serves the Trust and its surrounding community and is funded entirely by charitable donations.

Volunteer creative and cultural befrienders, Westminster – deadline 30 August 2018

Resonate Arts is seeking volunteer artists of any discipline (visual art, music, drama, creative writing etc) who wish to explore their art with people living with dementia: • in one-to-one creative sessions in people’s own homes • accompanying people to arts events • supporting people within Resonate Arts projects

Inclusion and Participation Manager, Kent Music – deadline 17 September 2018

Kent music is looking for a dynamic, experienced music educator with considerable experience in the implementation of inclusion strategies, including Youth Voice and working with disadvantaged communities. This is a two-year fixed-term position. Read more

Celebrating involvement in healthcare grants – deadline 20 September 2018

NHS England is offering grants of up to £2,500 to voluntary, community or social enterprise groups, to showcase good practice around patient and citizen involvement in healthcare. Read more

Creative Director, Community Arts North West – deadline 20 September

Community Arts North West (CAN) works with participatory arts, migration and social change. The Creative Director will work closely with the Executive Director, responsible for the business development and operational management of the company.

Health innovation leadership opportunity – deadline 28 September 2018

The Health Foundation is looking for leaders in health and health care policy and innovation to join the Sciana network.

New government investment in social prescribing

The Minister of Health, Matt Hancock, has announced a £4.5m scheme to support social prescribing. The new fund has the potential to support arts on prescription schemes across the country. Funding comes from the Health and Wellbeing Fund, itself part of a programme of government investment in the voluntary sector.

Best Foot Forward crowdfunder

Best Foot Forward – Dance in Devon's dance project for older people – is seeking support to continue its work after a successful first year.

Residential course on arts and health research, Snape Maltings – 4-8 February 2019

Applicants are invited to join a week-long research intensive on Arts and Health to be held at Snape Maltings in Suffolk, 4-8 February 2019.