The following jobs are being advertised by the Arts Council or on behalf of client organisations. For application packs and further information on external positions please contact the organisations directly.
Creative Scotland is looking for a Creative Industries Officer to support their work as the national development agency for Scotland’s arts, screen and creative industries. The post holder will be an active member of the Creative Industries team and will assess and make recommendations on a range of funding applications and projects involving digital innovation and creative technology. They will also be expected to lead on a number of different projects and support the wider work of the Creative Industries Team across a variety of different programmes.
For more information and to download an application form visit www.creativescotland.com/who-we-are/our-jobs/creative-industries-officer-maternity-cover
Deadline for completed applications is 12 noon on Friday 25 May 2018.
Creative Scotland is looking for an Interdisciplinary Performance Officer to join their Arts and Engagement Team, and support Creative Scotland’s work in this area, joining an energetic and dedicated team who are focussed on supporting the arts in Scotland.
You will provide support for the growing number of artists, practitioners, producers and organisations working in contemporary performance across a range of art forms. You will assess and make recommendations on a range of funding applications and projects, as well as lead a number of different projects. You will support the wider work of contemporary performance across a variety of different programmes.
For more information and to download an application form, visit www.creativescotland.com/who-we-are/our-jobs/interdisciplinary-performance-officer
Deadline for completed applications is 12 noon on Monday 28 May 2018.
Creative Scotland are looking for an inspirational and confident Head of Literature, Languages and Publishing to lead on Creative Scotland’s work in this area and to join their energetic and dedicated team who are focussed on supporting the arts in Scotland.
You will lead on the strategic development of literature, languages and publishing across Scotland, the UK and internationally in support of Creative Scotland’s 10-year plan and their role as a funder, advocate, influencer and development agency. A critical role in the support and development of literature in Scotland, it involves working collaboratively with a range of partners and multi-art form organisations to develop close strategic partnerships as well as working across a number of projects and funding programmes.
For more information and to download an application form, visit www.creativescotland.com/who-we-are/our-jobs/head-of-literature-maternity-cover
Deadline for completed applications is 12 noon on Tuesday 5 June 2018.
Verbal Arts Centre is recruiting a Project Officer for their Youth Programme who will be responsible for the development, management, and implementation of the Reading Rooms project ensuring that this work integrates with all other activities of the organisation.
The Reading Rooms Project Officer will work as part of a team of project workers and volunteers in multiple sites and oversee the management and development of the project in Derry-Londonderry.
For more information and to download an application pack, visit www.theverbal.co/job-opportunity-youth-programme-project-officer
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Tuesday 29 May 2018.
Hours of work: 20 hours
Contract: 1 Year Contract (with extension dependent on funding)
Remuneration: £19,048 (NJC Scale 4 Point 20) pro-rata
Holidays: 25 days (pro rata) plus 11 days’ public holidays (pro-rata)
In Your Space Circus is seeking a dynamic individual to join their small team based in Derry-Londonderry. The successful candidate will provide and be responsible for high quality, efficient and effective Finance administration support including book-keeping, invoicing, credit control, financial forecasting, supporting grant administration, and reporting to Company Management, external auditors, Companies House, the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland, funders and others as required.
For more information on the position and to download an application form visit www.inyourspaceni.org/the-news/we-are-hiring
All applications must be submitted by email to email@example.com or posted to Waterloo House, 44a-48a Waterloo Street, Derry-Londonderry BT48 6HF.
The deadline for completed applications is 4pm on Friday 1 June 2018.
Northern Ireland’s Leading Youth Arts Charity seeks Expressions of Interest for Board Members
Are you over 16, passionate about the arts and looking for a fantastic opportunity to be part of an incredible organisation?
WheelWorks is a leading youth arts charity, known for offering cutting edge youth led projects in which participants engage in expressing and exploring their individuality and uniqueness through traditional and digital artforms by mobilising the arts and bringing them into communities across Northern Ireland.
We are currently seeking expressions of interest from individuals who share our values, passion and commitment to join the Board of Directors and support us in our work with diverse communities. Our board members play a vital role in meeting the challenges of governance and leadership in the organisation.
WheelWorks places importance on empowering young people to use their voice. We are committed to focussing on the young participants’ development: their confidence, self-esteem, life skills, personal skills, vocational skills, artistic skills, and understanding of themselves and of others.
We work collectively to achieve our vision to ‘forge new creative and inclusive spaces that inspire and empower young people to express what matters to them’.
The positions are honorary. WheelWorks respects and promotes equal opportunity and positively welcomes applications from all sections of the community, particularly from young people aged 16-25.
In order for us to consider you application to join our Board of Directors -
As a board member you will be expected to;
- Confirm that you have understood and are prepared to support our full policy goals, aims and mission of our organisation.
- You are not aware of any conflict of interest understand the role of a member of a charity board, as set out on the Charity Commission website http://www.charitycommission.gov.uk/publications/cc3.aspx
- You are qualified to be a board member i.e. you are NOT subject to any of the following: an undischarged bankruptcy; an unspent conviction for an offence involving deception or dishonesty; a disqualification order under the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986; or a removal from trusteeship of a charity by the Court or the Commissioners for misconduct or mismanagement.
We look forward to hearing from you, please provide:
- Your CV, including your address, telephone number(s) and email address
- A brief letter setting out your reasons for wishing to be a board member of WheelWorks and the relevant skills and experience which you feel you would bring to our organisation.
The closing date for receiving the above information is on the 30th of May 2018. For further information and to send your CV and letter please email firstname.lastname@example.org