Education and Engagement Officer
Young at Art

  • Full-time
  • Belfast
  • Closing Date: 19th June, 2023

Young at Art, Northern Ireland’s leading children’s arts organisation and producer of the annual Belfast Children’s Festival, wishes to find an Education & Engagement Officer to develop and oversee the delivery of our education and engagement programme.

Key tasks in this role will include designing project delivery and evaluation frameworks, assisting with identifying funding opportunities and drafting applications and reports, line managing Education and Engagement staff and working with our Director to ensure all projects within the programme meet the highest standards for child-led practice and deliver on Young at Art’s strategic objectives.

This role is a full-time permanent post. Funding for this post is from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Belfast City Council, Paul Hamlyn Foundation, Ragdoll Foundation and a number of other trusts and foundations. All our posts are offered subject to the availability of funding.

To apply, you will need to download, complete and return the Application Form, and Disclosure & Monitoring Form available via the Young at Art website. The Job Pack is also available to download below.

Queries about the role and forms should be sent to Please allow us enough time to provide you with a response during our normal business hours.

CVs, incomplete and late applications will not be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be notified as soon after the deadline as possible.

About the Organisation

Young at Art is home of the flagship Belfast Children’s Festival, Special Events & Activities, our Education & Engagement and Professional Development programmes and much, much more.

We believe that every child has the right to access exciting and original creative experiences, no matter who they are or where they’re from.

We believe arts provision should be FOR children and young people as well as BY children and young people. We promote child-inspired work by professional artists and develop child-led programmes and activities.

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