Opportunities archive

Community Choir Facilitator needed at St Columba’s Hospice – deadline 17 February 2020

Working with other arts and music practitioners, including volunteers and students, and as part of a wider multidisciplinary team, the successful candidate will contribute to the development of the Arts service at St Columba’s Hospice in Edinburgh on a part-time basis (3.5 hours per week).

Dragon Cafe in the City seeks a Programme Coordinator – deadline 16 February 2020

Mental Fight Club is recruiting a Programme Coordinator who will be responsible for the delivery of Dragon Café in the City (DCC), a fortnightly mental health and wellbeing events programme at Shoe Lane Library.

Cultural Engagement Apprentice opportunity at Hackney Council – deadline 1 March 2020

Hackney Council’s Cultural Development Team is seeking a Cultural Engagement Apprentice to support the delivery of the council’s Arts and Cultural Strategy 2019-2022. The small and dynamic team who work with many different organisations and people within the local cultural and creative industries producing art, drama, music, dance, film, literature, media, architecture and heritage.

Evaluator opportunity at the Museum of London – deadline 21 February 2020

Memories of London is an 18-month project led by the Museum of London, funded by the Greater London Authority and developed in partnership with the Alzhiemer’s Society and those living with dementia.

Artist commission opportunity at PEER – deadline 10 March 2020

PEER Ambassadors is a programme that provides paid employment and free cultural learning opportunities for young people from BAME and lower socio-economic backgrounds, including the chance to work with the lead PEER Notices artists on artistic projects.

Entelechy Arts seek a Director – deadline 24 February 2020

Entelechy Arts is a pioneering UK arts company engaged in creating work that reimagines the role of arts and cultural practice at the heart of local communities. This is an exciting opportunity to lead the organisation.

Call for submissions, Arts Connect – deadline 28 February 2020

Arts Connect, the arts-in-health programme for Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust, has announced a call for submissions from illustrators, artists and graphic designers. The programme commissions artists to produce work site-specifically in response to the needs of the patients and the hospital environment.

Freelance administrator opportunity at Mental Fight Club – deadline 6 March 2020

Growing mental health charity Mental Fight Club, is looking for an administrator to support its Trustees and Managing Director. They are looking for an experienced administrator to work on a freelance basis one day per week. Further information can be found below.

MARCH Network Plus Fund Grants – deadline 24 May 2020

The MARCH Network have announced details of their second MARCH Network Plus Funding Call. They are inviting proposals for research projects in one of two categories: (1) grants of up to £50,000 addressing one of two specific priority research questions or (2) grants of up to £20,000 for innovative research on two further broad questions relating to community assets and mental health. 

Bethlem Gallery are recruiting for a Director – deadline 13 March 2020

Working closely with the Board of Trustees and a small group of staff, the Bethlem Gallery Director will lead the organisation and is involved in all areas of the Gallery’s work.  They will work to promote the work and vision of the Gallery within the wider arts and health world.

Callout for Arts and Health research participants

Alison O’Connor, a researcher at the University of South Wales is exploring the emotional impact on arts practitioners of working in health, social care and participatory settings and how supervision, or lack of, affects artists wellbeing.

Call for freelance artists, HOOT – deadline 9 March 2020

HOOT Creative Arts is looking for people interested in being included in its pool of freelance artists for engagement on various projects. Successful applicants will become part of a pool of artists who will be contacted as needed to deliver sessions. The nature of the project delivery means work cannot be guaranteed within a specific time period.