Opportunities archive

Freelance events producer opportunity – deadline 10 July 2020

The Centre for Cultural Value is looking for an events producer to shape and deliver a dynamic, interactive and well-organised programme of online events in early November. The programme aims to introduce the Centre for Cultural Value and mobilise a sense of collective endeavour around creating a culture of evidence and learning in the arts, culture and heritage sectors.

Freelance Programme Assistant vacancy – deadline 17 July 2020

Artlift are seeking a highly organised, IT literate and social media savvy freelance Programme Assistant to join the small, Gloucestershire-based charity, nationally recognised for its delivery and evaluation of Arts on Prescription services.

Governance, Finance and Operations Manager – deadline 19 July 2020

The What Works Centre for Wellbeing is seeking someone to take responsibility for its overall coordination and administration, setting the stage, and providing the necessary foundations for the centre to thrive and deliver on its mission. The successful candidate will work closely with the Director, Head of Finance and Board as part of a small team with support from a Senior Administrator.

Call for entries for Jerwood/FVU Awards 2022 – deadline 20 July 2020

The Jerwood/FVU Awards 2022 present an opportunity for UK-based moving-image artists in the first five years of developing their professional practice. Jerwood Arts and Film and Video Umbrella invite early-career artists to make proposals for ambitious new works in any form of the moving-image.

Digital Communications Officer vacancy – deadline 20 July 2020

Help Musicians has an opening on its team for a Digital Communications Officer. The independent charity provides a broad spectrum of help, support and opportunities to empower professional musicians through times of need and opportunity.

Collection Manager vacancy – deadline 27 July 2020

Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity is looking for an experience Collection Manager (maternity cover) to lead on the care and presentation of the charity’s fine art and heritage collection.

Outreach & Administrative Assistant opportunity – deadline 31 July 2020

Outside Edge, the UK’s only theatre company and participatory arts charity focused on addiction, is seeking a part-time assistant to take responsibility for the administrative aspects of the company and to play an important role in supporting the trustees and the senior management team.

Choirs & Administration Manager vacancy – deadline 2 August 2020

The Pimlico Musical Foundation is looking for a highly organised, energetic team player who has a deep interest in social justice and an understanding of youth, arts and charity organisations to join its team in a part-time role. The successful candidate will administer the activities of the Foundation and organise and provide pastoral support for the PMF choirs.

Artist opportunity – deadline 3 August 2020

DLWP, UCL and Say Aphasia are seeking an inspiring artist to help them deliver an innovative pilot project –  Art & Aphasia: Enjoying Better Conversations (A&A) – a six week course for people with aphasia and their chosen conversation partners, which aims to develop helpful communication strategies and creative skills.

Arts and Minds vacancies – deadlines 31 July & 7 August 2020

Arts and Minds, the Cambridgeshire micro-charity that uses the arts to help people living with mental health challenges, has opportunities available for trustees, a Programme Manager and a Finance & Office Manager. The successful applicants will play a role in Arts and Minds’ mission to use the arts to support the positive mental health of individuals and communities.

Funding for arts and mental health organisations – deadline 18 August 2020

The Baring Foundation has opened its first funding round to support arts and mental health organisations. This fund is designed to support established organisations in the UK that focus solely on offering creative opportunities to people of any age living with mental health problems using the skills of professionally trained artists.

Artists sought to deliver Matinée Outreach project – deadline 24 August 2020

Matinée, the Derbyshire based scheme that initially focused on providing dementia friendly film events for those living with dementia and their friends, family and carers, has launched a new project in response to Covid-19.

Jerwood Art Fund Makers Open 2021 – deadline 26 August 2020

This major award offers five early-career UK-based artists and makers the opportunity to develop and present ambitious new works on a supported, high-profile national platform. It seeks to raise the profile and visibility of making processes within the visual arts and create a space for critical dialogue between the craft and visual arts sectors.

Applications invited for MSc Creative Arts and Mental Health

Queen Mary University of London is inviting applications for its MSc Creative Arts and Mental Health for the academic year 2020-21. The MSc is a partnership between the Drama Department (School of English and Drama) and the Centre for Psychiatry (School of Medicine and Dentistry) at Queen Mary.

Art Therapy New Practitioner & Early Career Researcher Prizes 2020-2022 – deadline 31 January 2021

The International Journal of Art Therapy: Inscape (IJAT) has announced the addition of an Early Career Researcher Prize to run alongside the New Practitioner Prize. These biennial Prizes are awarded by the British Association of Art Therapists (BAAT) and Routledge Publishers.