Posted in April 2018

Opportunity: Jerwood Makers Open

A commissioning initiative offering time, curatorial advice and logistical back up for early-career makers to develop their ideas and further their practice. Jerwood Makers Open is a biennial opportunity encouraging ambitious and/or radical proposals from UK-based makers and collaborators within 10 years of beginning their practice. Launched in 2010, it focuses on makers and making supporting work in … Continue reading

Job: Head of Finance, Bristol Music Trust/Colston Hall

We are looking for an experienced Head of Finance to join Bristol Music Trust, a charity responsible for managing the activities of Colston Hall, Bristol’s largest concert venue, and for delivering music education programmes across the city. This is an opportunity to work for a vibrant and creative arts organisation, with responsibility for ensuring high … Continue reading

Job: Artsmark Officer, Artswork, Southampton

Job: Artsmark Officer, Artswork, Southampton

National Youth Arts Development agency Artswork, wishes to appoint an Artsmark Officer to support the Artsmark team. Working across the South East Bridge area you will ensure high quality, effective and regular development and delivery of the Artsmark programme. This post will be predominately based in our Southampton office, but may require the flexibility of … Continue reading

Job: Education Manager, OpenUp Music, Bristol (p/t)

OpenUp Music is searching for a part-time Education Manager – a very special opportunity to be an integral part of an organisation that is revolutionising the musical lives of young disabled people across the country. You will facilitate and increase engagement with the Open Orchestras programme, driving growth and customer retention and developing the programme … Continue reading

Opportunity: Call out for guitarists

Toys In Stardust, a spoken word and soundscape duet, require a guitarist to play electric and acoustic rhythms and create atmosphere for future recordings and possible live performances. Listen at this link https://soundcloud.com/zinc-harlequin   Alas only a very, very small fee could be offered. If you are interested, please email mailto:zincharlequin@gmail.com for further information.

Guest blog: Helen Ganberg, Education and Development Manager at Swindon Dance talks about providing children with learning disabilities, the opportunity to enjoy dance

Guest blog: Helen Ganberg, Education and Development Manager at Swindon Dance talks about providing children with learning disabilities, the opportunity to enjoy dance

In 2017 we at Swindon Dance identified the need to provide a dance opportunity tailored specifically for children age 7-12yrs with learning disabilities. There were 3 areas that we particularly wanted to address: Increasing social skills Increasing self esteem Improving physical mobility Ad hoc projects had taken place in the past but we were keen … Continue reading