Opportunities archive

The Many Faces of Dementia, free online course - 18 February

In this free online course, you’ll gain a unique insight into dementia through the stories, symptoms and science behind four less common diagnoses. You’ll explore key issues in dementia care and research through the eyes of people affected by four less common conditions.

Job opportunity Project Co-ordinator, Arts 4 Dementia - deadline 18 February

Arts 4 Dementia invites applications for an experienced project co-ordinator, interested in the arts and a skilled communicator, to provide support for our president for the Conference “Towards Social Prescribing for Dementia” (Wellcome Collection, London, 16 May 2019); to lia

Job opportunity Events & Business Development Co-ordinator, Streetwise Opera - deadline 11 March 2019

Streetwise Opera is an award-winning opera company for people who are or have been homeless. We run creative programmes in five regions across England and stage critically-acclaimed operas.

Job opportunity Director of Arts and Minds - deadline 28 February

Cambridge- based charity “Arts and Minds” is seeking a new Director to take the charity forward. The post is part-time – 2-3 days per week

Job Opportunity Artistic Director/ joint CEO, Spare Tyre - deadline 28 February

Our friends at Spare Tyre are seeking a new dynamic Artistic Director/joint CEO.  Spare Tyre is a leading participatory arts theatre company.

Living Well Facilitator, Jewish Care - deadline 28 February 2019

Jewish Care are recruiting a living well facilitators to work at their Betty Asher Loftus Campus in Friern Barnet, London. The purpose of the Living Well Facilitator role is to promote, support and develop a stimulating program of recreational, creative and therapeutic activities, which are client-centred and offer meaningful activity daily.

Chief Executive Officer, Stitches in Time - deadline 4 March 2019

Tower Hamlets charity Stitches in Time are looking for a new Chief Executive who has a proven track record working within the charity sector to lead the charity in continued growth and stability. Stitches in Time is a welcoming, local arts charity, established in 1993 and embedded in our community. We use the arts to create an inclusive, cohesive Tower Hamlets.

Enterprise Course for Artists, Bath - starts 5 March 2019

Enterprise Works is a unique and practical business programme with a focus on Social Enterprise aimed at socially engaged artists and creatives who are looking to make social impact within their practice.

Volunteer opportunity, Read to Lead training course - from 14 March 2019

The Reader charity are recruiting volunteers to join their free Read to Lead course in March and bring the power of literature to care & community settings in Croydon.

Professional Development, Create Your Own Work - 22-23 March 2019

Two days of workshops and the first day will focus on Vision into Action This course will include: Creative visioning and action planning, looking at the practical steps for creating work, applying for funding and how to market your project This will be an enjoyable, experiential and practical day, where you will explore ways of using your artistic and therapeutic skills to design and

Understanding Wellbeing funding opportunity, What Works Centre for Wellbeing -deadline 31 March 2019

The Economic and Social Research Council working with the What Works Well Centre for Wellbeing are offering up to £300,000 per project for six research projects that offer further insights surrounding the wellbeing of individuals and communities in the UK.

Baring Foundation call for case studies, arts and mental health – deadline 1 April 2019

From 2020, the Baring Foundation will change the theme for its arts funding from arts and older people to arts and mental health.

ICAPT Arts Therapies Skills in Dementia Care, CNWL NHS Foundation Trust - 3 April 2019

This learning experience will give an insight into the process and understanding of arts therapy to enable a fuller arts engagement with people who have a diagnosis of de

Creative Music Training: Working within Healthcare - 6 April 2019

This weekend CDP courses offering by the Guildhall School of Music and Drama will focus on the development of the skills and approaches needed to lead musical activities within healthcare, with a particular emphasis on working with elderly patients a