Opportunities archive

Project manager and project coordinator vacancies, Breathe Arts Health Research – deadline 16 November 2020

Breathe Arts Health Research design and deliver creative programmes, underpinned by scientific research, to improve health and wellbeing.

British Council digital collaboration fund – deadline 18 November 2020

The British Council has launched a new fund, offering grants of up to £50,000 to organisations in the UK and selected countries overseas to collaborate digitally on international projects. The grants will support organisations to devise new virtual ways of working internationally, creating a climate-friendly approach to international collaboration and artistic exchange.

Artist-in-residence opportunity, St John’s Waterloo – deadline 1 December 2020

St John’s Waterloo have launched Waterloo Well, a programme of creative and wellbeing activities for homeless and vulnerable people, and are looking for an artist to work within a local homelessness centre to set-up and run a creative programme of activities.

Creative producer, Bristol Beacon – deadline 1 December 2020

Bristol Beacon (formerly Colston Hall) are recruiting a creative producer for a 12-month fixed-term contract, to provide maternity cover for the existing post-holder. The successful candidate will work within the Creative Learning and Engagement team and lead in the development of Bristol Beacon’s work in Arts and Health, including Social Prescribing.

Project manager, Create Health – deadline 2 December 2020

Gloucestershire‘s Creative Health team are looking for a project manager who can support them as they grow and embed creative health activities across the county. The successful candidate will help them challenge habitual thinking and broker unexpected collaborations across arts, culture and health disciplines. 

Researcher/writer opportunity at Creative People and Places – deadline 3 December 2020

Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places (CPP) programme is seeking a researcher/writer to explore the correlation between the diversity of the CPP teams; the composition of programmes and artists, and its impact on local communities in terms of engagement and cohesion. In essence, they want to understand and explore how diverse they really are.

Art & craft project assistant and garden project assistant roles – deadline 4 December 2020

Sydenham Garden, a wellbeing centre supporting people to improve their mental health in South East London, seeks two talented and passionate individuals as project assistants for two of their core adult mental health programmes.

Arts & health researcher vacancy, Derby University – deadline 6 December 2020

Derby University is looking for a part-time researcher to develop resources around a suite of films and promote them to new non-academic audiences via film festivals, established pre-natal networks, and to a range of training health-professionals. The role will also involve evaluating and reporting on the impact of this activity.

Co-Editor-in-Chief vacancy at Arts & Health – deadline 15 December 2020

Arts & Health provides a pioneering international forum for the publication of research, policy and best practice within the interdisciplinary field of arts and health. The journal is seeking a dedicated Co-Editor-in-Chief for the 2021 volume year.

Call for papers, International Journal of Community Music – deadline 29 May 2021

The International Journal of Community Music (IJCM) is calling for contributions for a special issue exploring the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the community music sector.