Posted in June 2014

Job: Learning & Participation Manager for Salisbury Festival

Job: Learning & Participation Manager for Salisbury Festival

Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival LEARNING AND PARTICIPATION MANAGER £30,000 pro rata – 22.5 hours per week A team player with a passion for arts and education is sought to deliver a busy programme of learning and participation activity around the annual Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival. Proven community/education project management skills and a commitment … Continue reading

Call for an artist for the Summer Book Camp

Lesley Taylor from Pageturners book project is looking for facilitators/ artists with experience of working with children to assist her with a ‘Summer Book Camp’ for 8 – 11 year olds in Chippenham during the week of 28 July 2014. Pageturners runs children’s literature projects in schools, libraries, community centres etc across Wiltshire and the … Continue reading

Funding to Enhance Pupil Attainment

Funding to Enhance Pupil Attainment

Funding to Enhance Pupil Attainment The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) has announced that it is seeking applications from schools, charities, local authorities, universities, colleges and social enterprises, etc for projects that address educational disadvantage. In particular, the Foundation is seeking to support projects that: Focus on the use of digital technology to improve educational attainment … Continue reading

Sajid Javid – Culture for All speech

Sajid Javid – Culture for All speech

Sajid Javid – Culture for All speech Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport has given a speech at St George’s Bristol entitled ‘Culture for All’, in which he urged the sector to ensure that everyone in the UK has the opportunity to engage with our artists and actors, our history and heritage.   Javid’s observation is that there are still … Continue reading

Briefing: A Schools Curriculum Update for Arts and Cultural Organisations

This Schools’ Curriculum Update Briefing is designed to share the latest educational changes including the new National Curriculum and Ofsted framework, and to help arts and cultural organisations identify opportunities to collaborate with schools. Date, time and location Thursday 26 June 2014 9:30am – 3pm Wellington Barn, Calne, Wiltshire Cost: £15 (subsidised by Arts Council … Continue reading