Opportunities archive

The Paul & Nick Harvey Fund

The Utley Foundation has announced the launch of the £500k Paul & Nick Harvey Fund. Donated by The Hunter Foundation, the money will build on the work The Utley Foundation is doing to support people living with dementia through music. The opportunity is open for organisations who deliver musical services to people living with dementia anywhere within the UK.

Enter the Social Prescribing Network Awards 2021

The Social Prescribing Network awards are returning for a second year, hosted by the Social Prescribing Network and the College of Medicine. The 10 awards recognise the wealth of innovative social prescribing projects and schemes running throughout the UK and internationally and are open to everyone involved in social prescribing.

Shortlist announced for Hearts for the Arts Awards 2021

The National Campaign for the Arts' have revealed the shortlisted entries for the Hearts For The Arts Awards 2021. The awards celebrate the unsung heroes of local authorities champion the arts against all odds. Categories include Best Arts Project, Best Arts Champion – Local Authority or Cultural Trust Worker and Best Arts Champion – Councillor.

Learning Together – deadline 25 January 2021

The National Academy for Social Prescribing is offering a flexible programme of regional learning and development activities for voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise organisations to maximise and enhance the support they can offer their communities through Covid-19.

Help London recover from the Covid-19 crisis – deadline 28 January 2021

The Mayor of London’s ‘Make London’ initiative wants to support creative, locally-led proposals which bring people together, improve public spaces and support community hubs and high streets. This is an opportunity for you to pitch new ideas – big or small – to fund community-led projects to help your local area recover from the Covid-19 crisis.

General Manager vacancy at ActionSpace – deadline 1 February 2021

ActionSpace, the visual arts organisation for artists with learning disabilities, has an opening for a general manager to fulfil a fixed term maternity cover contract to support them through the challenging but rewarding months ahead.

Producer opening at The Albany – deadline 3 February 2021

The Albany and Entelechy Arts are recruiting for a producer for ‘Meet Me at…’, their award-winning creative programme which supports older isolated people in Lewisham.

Opening for coordinator at Barber Health – deadline 7 February 2021

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts is seeking a coordinator for their Barber Health programme, to help to deliver its new project to directly address societal issues highlighted by Covid-19. The project will involve a creative arts, health and wellbeing programme for hyperlocal communities and innovative cultural contributions to medical education.

Magic Me seeks trio of artists – deadline 8 February 2021

Arts charity Magic Me is seeking to recruit artists to join its Inside Out 2021 project. The artists will work with care professionals in three care homes in Waltham Forest, East London to explore and experiment with new creative approaches to improve the daily life and culture of each home and navigate the challenges of Covid-19.

Undertake a MASc in Creative Health at UCL – launch event 9 February 2021

The MASc in Creative Health is the first of its kind in the world, both in terms of the qualification (Masters in Arts & Sciences) and the academic field of study (Creative Health).

Creative facilitator sought for National Maritime Museum – deadline 9 February 2021

Royal Museums Greenwich is looking for an experienced facilitator to develop and deliver sessions for women to explore and express their feelings about their life during lockdown through art. The facilitator will be experienced in using creative response with participants and creating accessible, differentiated experiences.

Company coordinator vacancy – deadline 12 February 2021

Rosetta Life is a group of artists who work with those living with life-limiting illness to shape and share stories that matter through movement, song, image, film and writing. They have an opening for a part-time company coordinator to organise their day-to-day operations as the organisation embarks on several exciting new initiatives.

Digital Storytelling for the Health – deadline 22 February 2021

Storytelling for Health are looking for up to 30 practitioners and thinkers to join them for two days of conversation in Swansea in June to further improve the UK health service through the development of digital storytelling.

Enter the Arts Against Covid Awards

The Arts in Health International Foundation has launched the Arts Against Covid Awards to recognise initiatives that demonstrate the positive effects of the arts on the health of those impacted by Covid-19. The €5,000 prize is available for executed, ongoing or planned arts and cultural activities conceived to improve health and wellbeing.

Singing for Lung Health online training – 19 April to 28 May 2021

Musical Breath are delivering an eight-week online course on singing for lung health, developed from the original course written and delivered by Phoene Cave for the British Lung Foundation. The course will consist of six modules covering topics including holistic breath and breathing patterns and lung health and lung disease.