Tagged with Creative

Survey: The Big Conversation 2018

Survey: The Big Conversation 2018

Last year Voluntary Arts ran their first large-scale survey to gauge the scale, mood, ambitions and needs of the voluntary arts sector. This research was extremely insightful and played a vital role in helping them to evidence the wants and needs of the sector, as well as giving them a clearer picture of how best support grassroots creative groups. So, they are doing it again. … Continue reading

Epic Award open for nominations

Epic Award open for nominations

Entries have opened for the Epic Awards 2018! The Epic Awards are an annual chance for your creative group or project to be recognised for the incredible work you’ve done over the past year. Applications are simple and straightforward. This is your chance to have your creative group or initiative recognised with a moment in … Continue reading

Survey: The Big Conversation 2017

Survey: The Big Conversation 2017

The ‘voluntary arts sector’ – those millions of people who regularly participate in creative activities across the UK – is made up of people from all walks of life and all parts of the country. They have different needs, concerns and ambitions. Their local infrastructure, politics and communities vary considerably from one place to the … Continue reading

Resource: Creative activities in prisons

Recommendations made by the National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance for prisoners to have access to creative activities have been taken up by HMIP in its criteria for appraising and inspecting prisons and custodial institutions. The guidelines expect that prisoners are encouraged to engage in creative activities to promote learning and boost employability, to improve health … Continue reading

Job: Duty Manager, The Island Bristol

The Island’s Duty Manager has responsibility for the safe and effective operation of the building during activities and events. The ideal candidate will be able to work with a diverse range of people and be able adapt to an ever changing environment. Your main duty will be to set up and maintain all facilities for bookings and … Continue reading