Opportunities archive

Call for chapter proposals for Art Psychotherapy book – deadline 23 June 2020

Jessica Kingsley Publishers is seeking 2,000-word chapter proposals for Art Psychotherapy: Innovative practice and new perspectives (working title). The book will capture the range of current activity in the vanguard of Art Psychotherapy practice and research.

Grain open call for bursary applications – deadline 15 June 2020

As part of its online programme, Grain is offering a number of bursaries aimed at exploring, responding to and documenting current events. The bursaries will support photographers and writers to make new work in isolation (at a social distance), reflecting on these times and contributing to creativity and wellbeing.  Outcomes will be shared with audiences via Grain’s digital platforms.

Cultural Education Partnership Development Coordinator opening – deadline 15 June 2020

Barking & Dagenham Cultural Education Partnership (CEP) seeks to appoint a full-time Development Coordinator to lead its Inspiring Futures Programme. This is a fixed term post until April 2022.

Arts Officer Projects and Commissioning vacancies – deadline 28 June 2020

Richmond Council is recruiting art officers to support the development of its public facing programmes and support and deliver a range of cultural activities. The post requires an arts professional with experience of developing, managing and delivering public programmes.

Explore early stage digital funding and tailored support – deadline 22 June 2020

Explore is an early stage digital funding opportunity funded by Comic Relief and Paul Hamlyn Foundation, and delivered in partnership with CAST. UK charities and non-profits who wish to scope how a digital solution can improve outcomes for the people they support, and build the skills to develop a strong, user-led approach to digital service delivery can apply for grant funding and a 12 week s

Micro-commissions invited for Get Connected – deadline 1 July 2020

Greenwich Theatre are seeking expressions of interest for Get Connected, a new series of micro-commissions for artists and theatre companies interested in engaging with audiences in a new way online.

Free Space Project seeks creative wellbeing commissions – deadline 3 July 2020

The Free Space Project is offering a number of new paid opportunities for UK based artists to work with them, supported by the City Bridge Trust. This new strand of opportunities, including workshops and online exhibitions, enables them to deliver some projects differently, while their building is closed to the public.

Arts in Health Co-ordinator vacancy – deadline 6 July 2020

Powys Teaching Health Board is looking for a motivated and committed individual to join the mental health and learning disabilities team as the Arts in Health Coordinator. The post holder will support the board to strengthen and support the direct development and delivery of arts and health activity in mental health in an efficient and effective manner.

Common Ground commissions for artists – deadline 30 July 2020

Season for Change has launched a programme of four £10,000 commissions for artists, makers or creators, and a professional development programme focused on cultural climate leadership.

Call for submissions for Tales of Lockdown – deadline 10 August 2020

The Hearth Centre is gathering stories about living in times of national emergency to include accounts of epidemic and wars, past and present, when people’s personal freedoms were suddenly restricted and where life suddenly became fearful and uncertain. Selected submissions will be curated in a new blog dedicated to Living in Times of National Emergency.