Tower Hamlets Arts Information and Resources - Jobs & Paid Opportunities http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/ Arts information and resources announcements from Tower Hamlets Arts & Events Team from the Jobs & Paid Opportunities category en-gb 60 Thu, 18 Oct 2018 02:43:06 +020 Thu, 18 Oct 2018 02:43:06 +020 Marketing and Audience Manager, VocalEyes http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68216 VocalEyes is seeking a dynamic individual to help us grow blind and partially sighted audiences for arts and heritage. The post holder must be passionate about access and inclusion, and arts and heritage, and have lived experience of the disabling barriers experienced by blind and partially sighted people in everyday life. They should be an excellent communicator (verbal, listening and written) and a strategic thinker that takes the lead on this important area and contributes to the overall development of the organisation.

Previous experience within the arts or heritage sector is not essential, but we do expect the post-holder to have had some experience in a marketing or audience development role. The salary will start at £26,745 per annum, with employer contribution of 7.5% to a personal pension scheme. The salary will be increased following successful completion of an agreed training and development programme through the Arts Marketing Association.

For more information, full Job Description and application form: https://vocaleyes.co.uk/job-opportunity-marketing-and-audience-manager/

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Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568216
Production Manager, Barbican http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68217 Fixed-Term Contract- Maternity Cover (up to 1 Year)
Part-time- 3 days per week (additional hours considered)
Starting Salary £34,230 - £38,730 per annum (Pro rata), inclusive of Inner London Weighting and dependent on experience.

The Barbican is Europe's largest multi-arts and conference venue presenting a diverse range of art, music, theatre, dance, film and creative learning events.

The Barbican presents an ambitious, international programme that crosses art forms, with outstanding artists and performers. We excel at projects that hover over the edge of classification; cutting across all forms of music including work by contemporary musicians, experimental collaborations and leading orchestras and soloists from around the world.

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic professional to join the Barbican Music team, to co-ordinate all aspects of pre-production and event management.

The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering Barbican productions to the highest technical and artistic standard; through competent and precise advanced planning, administration, communication and budgeting and supervision of events. A working knowledge of event travel, hotels, backline, technical riders, staging, visas and FEU tax is required; evening and weekend work is an integral part of the role.

This part-time, fixed term position will work across all genres of the Music programme on events and festivals in the Barbican Concert Hall and in off-site venues. To be successful in your application you will need an extensive and wide-ranging working knowledge of music, substantial experience in an event management role in a similar environment (multi-disciplinary arts venue, music festival or performing arts organisation) and a high level of interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills are also essential.

To view the Job Description and Person Specification, please see the Job Information Pack on our website www.barbican.org.uk/our-story/our-people/careers/production-manager

We would ideally like the successful candidate to start in early to mid-January 2019.

To apply, please visit the City of London Website at https://jobs.cityoflondon.gov.uk

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm (midday), Monday 29th October 2018.

Interviews will take place week commencing 12th November 2018.

Late applications will not be accepted.


Please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting the reference number BC762 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.


The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568217
Projectionist, Barbican http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68218 Full time, 35 hours per week

Starting salary of £23,180 per annum inclusive of London Weighting and dependent on experience

The Barbican Centre is a world renowned multi-disciplinary arts venue. Our cinema showcases the best international new releases, delivering major curated seasons, hosting international film festivals and leading in the presentation of the performing arts on screen.

We have an exciting opportunity available within our Music Department and we are looking to recruit a full-time projectionist. You will work as part of a team providing cinema projection, film handling and associated services to our Cinema Department.

You will need to demonstrate good projection skills, including digital cinema and video projection work as well as 35mm and 16mm film. Experience of art house cinema would also be a distinct advantage. To be successful in this role, you will need good interpersonal skills to be able to communicate clearly with the Cinema team and film professionals of international status. We are looking for someone who has experience in lighting control and sound engineering who is able to work independently, ad demonstrates excellent team work.

Please note, the workload for this role is event driven and will include evening and weekend working, and additional hours above the normal 35 hour week may be necessary.

Closing date is 12.00pm (midday), Monday 29 October 2018.

For a job information pack visit the Barbican website www.barbican.org.uk/our-story/our-people/careers/projectionist

For more information and to apply online please visit https://jobs.cityoflondon.gov.uk/

Alternatively, please contact the Corporate HR on 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference BC761. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.

The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568218
Communications Assistant, UP Projects http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68219 UP Projects is looking for a highly motivated member of the team who is keen to learn, flexible and able to prioritise working on multiple tasks.

We are particularly looking for someone who has a passionate interest in and understanding of social media, with the ability to raise the profile of UP Projects, as well as research and identify relevant content for our social media platforms and develop an appropriate tone of voice for the organisation.

Our ideal candidate will have a proven interest in contemporary art and art in the public realm, is excited by the opportunity to support raising the profile of our projects and the organisation itself, and can efficiently support the smooth running and administrative demands of our busy office and team. This is an ideal role for someone keen to gain valuable experience in arts admin, marketing and events.

Please see the full job description on our website https://upprojects.com/contact/

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Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568219
Schools Outreach Officer, Shakespeare Schools Foundation http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68220 Please see full job description here

We are recruiting for Officers who will:
•Directly reach out to thousands of schools to sign them up to the Shakespeare Schools Festival.
•Proactively identify key contacts and opportunities to reach new schools
•Work with a Regional Coordinator to devise a tailored strategy for signing up the target amount of schools.
•Respond to email enquiries and maintain email correspondence with teachers where appropriate
•Ask insightful questions to gain a deep understanding of the schools’ ability to take part
•Excite teachers and students about the benefits, value and joy of joining the Festival
•Build warm relationships over time through follow-up calls and keep the database up to date
•Handle objections and help schools to overcome potential barriers to joining
•Design unique, pragmatic, integrated proposals for interested schools
•Persuade cash-strapped and busy schools to invest time, effort and money in the Festival

We need a special mix of skills and personality.
•We are looking for people with the proven energy and tenacity to achieve individual and team targets
•You are an organised, motivated, self-starter and team player
•You have a proven ability to remain calm under pressure
•You are not afraid of selling and talking to people you don’t know – you must have the ability to form strong relationships and close sales
•You must be able to demonstrate an enthusiasm for the role and show you have the persistence to stay motivated, and help keep the team motivated
•You will have an interest and enthusiasm for working in the not for profit sector
•Experience of sales work and/or using a CRM database would be desirable but we are open-minded about your background, as long as you can convince us that your experience and accomplishments are relevant to our needs

TO APPLY

Send a covering letter (maximum 1 side of A4) demonstrating how you meet the criteria in the person specification along with an up to date CV (maximum 2 sides). Email to recruitment@shakespeareschools.org.

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Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568220
Development Manager, Cardboard Citizens http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68221 Cardboard Citizens is seeking an experienced Development Manager with a successful track record of fundraising and income generation to play a key role in helping to shape the company’s future and establish Cardboard Citizens as a leading arts organisation working with and for people affected by homelessness.

For full details please visit: www.cardboardcitizens.org.uk/current-vacancies

Working within the Development Team, reporting to the Director of Development, the successful candidate will be at a point in their career to embark on a more senior and strategic role. You will be an accomplished and highly efficient fundraiser with a proven track-record of generating significant funds from grants, statutory sources and individuals. To apply for this position please return a completed application (download documents below) to Stuart by email by 9am on Friday 26 October 2018 or by post (address here).

Position: Development Manager
Accountable to: Director of Development
Responsible for: Trust and Foundations Officer, Volunteers / Interns
Term: Permanent (full-time)
Place of Work: Cardboard Citizens, 77a Greenfield Road, London, E1 1EJ
Hours of work: 37.5 hours – flexible working negotiable
Salary: £27,000 - £32,000 (circ. depending on experience)
Deadline: 9am Friday 26 October 2018
Interviews: W/C 29 October 2018

Cardboard Citizens encourage applications from all sections of the community.

If you have any questions about the application process or require any support applying please email Stuart or call Cardboard Citizens on 020 7377 8948

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Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568221
Lead Dance Teacher Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68209 Contract: Part–time, (0.6 FTE), Permanent (Post to start early December 2018)

Salary: £29,960 - £35,954 p.a., pro-rata (Including LWA)

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a forward thinking, contemporary and world-class Higher Education Institution with a vision to redefine the conservatoire for the 21st century. We are seeking to appoint a highly experienced and inspirational part-time dance teacher with a strong professional background in contemporary dance, to teach and lead the technical and creative curriculum on our Centre for Advanced Training (CAT).

The Trinity Laban CAT is part of a nationwide DfE scheme that aims to offer young people with exceptional talent and potential in dance, the opportunity to access high quality dance training. At Trinity Laban the young people attend classes all day Saturday and some evenings during the week. The male and female students are taught separately for contemporary dance technique but together for the creative programme. The CAT programme is part of the Learning and Participation (Dance) programme at Trinity Laban which offers a wide range of youth, schools and community projects, professional training and short courses.

The Lead Dance Teacher (CAT) will be responsible for planning, teaching and developing the contemporary and creative curriculum of the CAT programme, contributing as required to the tutorial and student support programme, Performance Enhancement, artistic programming and other complementary curriculum activities. In addition, they will assist with the planning and delivery of CAT open days, auditions and outreach projects.

We are looking for an innovative and creative dance teacher who is interested in joining the CAT team of dance teachers and dance science and health practitioners, who together are committed to developing new practice for the teaching of young people.

This post offers an exciting opportunity to work practically with talented young people and contribute to the training of future dance artists within a prestigious contemporary dance conservatoire.

Flexible working will be required including working every Saturday and Wednesday and Thursday evenings in term time. Please note, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) will be required.

To apply please visit our website https://jobs.trinitylaban.ac.uk/

Closing date for applications: 23:59 hours BST, Sunday 4 November

Practical teaching audition: Dates between 14 - 18 November 2018

Interviews: Thursday 22 November 2018 and /or Wednesday 28 November 2018

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Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568209
Development Research and Database Officer, Whitechapel Gallery http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68207 • Do you have a passion for the visual arts?
• Do you have experience in a research function, ideally within fundraising?

If so you could have an instrumental part in realising some of the most exciting international artistic projects happening today. This is an opportunity to work with both artists and dedicated supporters to help shape the artistic landscape and write the next chapter of art history.

You will deliver high quality, targeted research briefings, help to develop a pipeline of potential supporters and develop the development office’s database (Raiser’s Edge) into a key tool to support fundraising performance and growth.

Conditions of work
• Hours: full time, 9:30- 5:45pm
• Duration: 18-month initial contract
• Salary: £23,000 per annum

To apply

Please complete the application form and equality & diversity monitoring forms, available to download from the Gallery's website, and return to recruitment@whitechapelgallery.org by midnight on Sunday 4 November 2018.

The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862

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Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568207
Finance Manager, Bow Arts http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68146 Bow Arts is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Finance Manager to join our friendly, dedicated team, who will become an important member of a collaborative finance function with line management responsibility for the part-time Finance Assistant.

The Finance Manager will oversee the successful and timely delivery of Bow Arts’ finance and accounting function, working with staff across all areas of the organization. To be successful in this role, you will be either fully qualified (AAT) or working towards qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) and have proven experience of accounts management.

The main duties of the role will be:

• To lead the month end process and assist on the production of monthly and quarterly management accounts
• To liaise with budget holders and be the first point of call with all accounts queries
• To actively support year-end closure including production of financial schedules, preparation for the annual audit and compilation of the annual accounts
• To make preparations to ensure we comply with ‘Making Tax Digital’ requirements
• To contribute to budgeting and cash flow forecast models
• To ensure that financial systems and processes are in place and operating effectively in the new financial year (April onwards)
• To line manage the part-time Finance Assistant

Established in 1995, Bow Arts Trust (a charity and company limited by guarantee) has grown rapidly to become one of London’s largest and arguably its leading affordable workspace provider for emerging creative professionals. With a financial model unique for the sector, Bow Arts Trust has gained financial sustainability through growing its property portfolio and investing in local communities to deliver on our charitable objectives. We champion lifelong learning and inspire the future generation, providing young people and artists with the infrastructure, practical support, skills development and networks they need to enable them to secure employment and career opportunities, which in turn generates further social and financial investment back into local neighbourhoods.

If you are looking to join a vibrant and entrepreneurial culture where personal and professional development is supported, please visit our website for more information and to apply: http://www.bowarts.org/about/work-with-us/jobs-and-opportunities

Application closing date: 9am, Wednesday 31st October 2018
Interview date: Tuesday, 6th November 2018

Please note, CVs will not be accepted.

Bow Arts is an equal opportunities employer and registered charity no. 1046958.

The Bow Arts office is fully wheelchair accessible. Please let us know if you have any access requirements that you would like us to be aware of should you be offered an interview.

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Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568146
Festival Producer, Greenwich+Docklands International Festival http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68148 Greenwich+Docklands International Festival is London’s free annual festival of outdoor theatre and performing arts. Founded in 1996, GDIF 2018 featured over 200 performances by dozens of national and international companies with up to 100,000 people attending shows in a range of public spaces in Royal Greenwich and East London. It is the flagship annual event produced by FESTIVAL.ORG, one of the UK’s most ambitious and prolific outdoor arts organisations which also manages the Global Streets network and produces large-scale events such as ‘Great North Star’, the closing ceremony for the Great Exhibition of the North.

GDIF events take place across Royal Greenwich and East London, from the beautiful historic setting of the Old Royal Naval College, to Eltham’s bustling high-street and the dynamic twin Woolwich locations of General Gordon Square and Royal Arsenal Riverside as well as in the outdoor spaces of Canary Wharf and outdoor public spaces in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

Job Description

The Festival Producer is a varied and challenging full-time, fixed term role to lead the delivery of Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (GDIF) 2019.

We are looking for an exceptional producer, event manager or project manager with an established track record of success in delivering complex, large-scale arts events, with the capacity to manage an experienced festival delivery team and to represent the organisation externally. The successful candidate will be expected to have excellent people skills, a positive, ‘can-do’ approach to bringing ambitious ideas to life, the ability to work, and thrive, under pressure, sound budget management experience and a meticulous attention to detail.

The Festival Producer will report to the Artistic Director, Bradley Hemmings MBE, and line manage the Administration & Communications Officer, the Access & Community Engagement Manager and other freelance members of the delivery team.

Dates: 1 year fixed term from November 2018 (start date negotiable, with the possibility of being renewed).

To Apply: Visit https://festival.org/take-part/jobs-opportunities/ for the full job description and details of how to apply.

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Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568148
Marketing Manager, Greenwich+Docklands International Festival http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68149 Greenwich+Docklands International Festival is London’s free annual festival of outdoor theatre and performing arts. Founded in 1996, GDIF 2018 featured over 200 performances by dozens of national and international companies with up to 100,000 people attending shows in a range of public spaces in Royal Greenwich and East London. It is the flagship annual event produced by FESTIVAL.ORG, one of the UK’s most ambitious and prolific outdoor arts organisations which also manages the Global Streets network and produces large-scale events such as ‘Great North Star’, the closing ceremony for the Great Exhibition of the North.

GDIF events take place across Royal Greenwich and East London, from the beautiful historic setting of the Old Royal Naval College, to Eltham’s bustling high-street and the dynamic twin Woolwich locations of General Gordon Square and Royal Arsenal Riverside as well as in the outdoor spaces of Canary Wharf and outdoor public spaces in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

Job Description

This exciting and varied full time, fixed term post is responsible for planning and implementing the marketing and communications campaign for Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (GDIF) 2019.

The Marketing Manager will oversee the marketing and communications strategy of the festival, including all digital activity in order to strengthen the festival’s identity and reach. They will also lead the delivery of audience development initiatives aimed at increasing, diversifying and engaging harder to reach audiences.

This creative and dynamic role will plan, design and co-ordinate all of GDIF’s communications activities and assist in supporting partnership and relationship building activities.

The Marketing Manager will report to the Artistic Director, Bradley Hemmings MBE, and work alongside the Administration & Communications Officer, the Access & Community Engagement Manager and other members of the team.

Dates: Fixed term from November 2018 - 30 August 2019 (start date negotiable, with the possibility of being renewed after August)

To Apply: Visit https://festival.org/take-part/jobs-opportunities/ to download the full job description and for details of how to apply.

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Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568149
Marketing Assistant - Contemporary Music, Fixed Term Contract, Barbican http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68150 Starting Salary £23,180 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting and dependent on skills and experience.
35 hours a week
Fixed Term Contract ending in September 2019

The Barbican is Europe’s leading multi-arts venue, promoting innovative artists, radical thought and inspiring audiences to discover and love the arts. The Barbican’s Marketing team has an exciting opportunity for someone to join their team as a Marketing Assistant, supporting the Marketing Manager and Contemporary Music team. The Marketing Assistant will help to support the Barbican’s wide-ranging, international Contemporary Music programme - from electronic beats to legendary Jazz, global masters and new music - and our vision of arts without boundaries.

This is an opportunity for an emerging marketer to hone their skills on a range of initiatives focusing on promoting the Barbican’s Contemporary Music programme. We are seeking a highly-motivated individual with an interest in music and an ambition to develop a career in arts/music marketing, who will thrive in a busy working environment and enjoy making a valuable contribution towards our marketing strategy. The role supports the work of the Marketing Campaigns Manager for Contemporary Music.

You will be an energetic, articulate and organised person, with initiative and drive, as you will engage in a variety of activity, from participating in brainstorming and planning sessions to implementation of campaigns and generating content across our social media and digital platforms. Ideally you will have some experience within arts/cultural environments and a willingness to learn in the job.

For a job application pack, visit our website www.barbican.org.uk/our-story/our-people/careers/marketing-assistant-contemporary-music-fixed-term-contract

Closing date for receipt of applications is <b>Midday, Friday 19 October 2018.</b>

To apply, please visit www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/jobs.

All applications must include a completed application form.
Late applications will not be accepted.

Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference number BC760 . A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.

The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568150
Trainee Producer, OperaUpClose http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68141 OperaUpClose is offering on-the-job training with their paid (London Living Wage) Trainee Producer Programme, to give young people the skills they need to pursue career in the arts.

Working from offices in London, you’ll be part of a small team dedicated to touring high quality opera across the UK and beyond. The programme offers valuable experience in a professional producing company, mentoring from an experienced producer, the opportunity to take responsibility for projects, to make mistakes in a supportive environment, to learn from those mistakes, and to make key contacts in the performing arts industry. The trainees also have additional training and support from our Artistic Director/ Chief Exec, and Trustees throughout the programme, with the hope to successfully find employment in the arts, once they graduate.

During the programme, you will work side-by-side with our Producer to deliver OperaUpClose’s new English version of Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda (or Mary, Queen of Scots), which will open in April 2019. Through this work, you will gain an understanding in four key areas: finance, general management, company management and press & marketing.

OperaUpClose is committed to being an equal opportunities employer. We are particularly keen hear from people who may have been discouraged from applying for other arts internships for financial reasons. We encourage applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) and disabled candidates.

Bursary: £357 p/week (i.e. London Living Wage)
Contract: This is a full-time training programme, 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday, for 16 weeks.
<b>Deadline for applications: 10am on Monday 26 November 2018. </b>
Interviews: Tuesday 4 December 2018.
Programme to run: Monday 14 January to Friday 3 May. Start date can be flexible.

For more information on the role and how to apply, please see our website (www.operaupclose.com/trainee-producer). If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Producer on 0203 176 7823 or amy@operaupclose.com.

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Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568141
Bauhaus Artist in Residence Open Call http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68139 2019 marks the centenary of the Bauhaus movement, one of the most influential art, design and architecture movements of the 20th Century and is also the year that Waltham Forest becomes the first ever London Borough of Culture.

This provides a unique programming opportunity to explore how ideas stemming from the Bauhaus movement have influenced culture locally and draw upon the proud history and strong contemporary culture of making and light industry in the area. The project will conclude with a major exhibition: Pioneers of Modernism. William Morris & Bauhaus at the William Morris Gallery, opening October 2019.

The Residency
The Residency will investigate how Bauhaus ideology and the role of the contemporary artist/designer can address the challenges and changes brought about by rapid urbanization and climate change in the 21st Century. Through research and active audience participation the residency will show how artistic practice can provide practical solutions to these challenges through installations and interventions in outdoor public space.

The artist
Practice incorporates the following:

• Outdoor sculpture/installation
• Works in a site specific/responsive way
• Cross disciplinary research based practice
• Understanding of working in a nature reserve/multiple SSI sites
• Focus on innovation and materials

Location
The residency will be split between Walthamstow Wetlands (roughly 2 days per week) and William Morris Gallery (roughly 1 day per week)

Time frame
June 2019 – November 2020

Eligibility
• Innovative and bold responses to brief
• Can apply as an individual or in collaboration with other artists
• Willing to take part in evaluation - during and after the residency
• Open to visual artists, designers, sculptors, makers
• Strong portfolio of previous projects and work

How we’ll support you
• Curatorial and production support
• A base in the borough
• Artist fee of £8,000
• An events budget of £2,000
• A materials and installation budget of up to £19,000
• Publicity and promotion via London Borough of Culture marketing, PR and social media channels

How to apply
Click here for further information: https://walthamforest.gov.uk/Bauhausopencall
Complete an online application form here: https://form.jotformeu.com/82734440637358
Deadline: 9am, Monday 12th November 2018

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Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568139
Department Coordinator - Vocal, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68124 Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a forward thinking, contemporary and world-class Higher Education Institution with a vision to redefine the conservatoire for the 21st century. At the leading edge of music and dance training, it provides specialist education of the highest quality, which reflects the increasingly collaborative world of artistic practice and supports the lifelong career development of students and professional performing artists.

Department Coordinators provide organisational support to Heads of Department within the Faculty of Music, coordinating a busy programme of departmental and performance activities. Working closely with students, teaching staff, external artists and members of the management team, Department Coordinators support the successful delivery of classes, masterclasses, workshops and performances. The post holder will work in a team of five coordinators as part of the larger Music Administration Team, supporting the performance activities of the conservatoire as overseen by the Music Manager and Head of Music Planning.

The successful candidate will have strong administrative experience, outstanding communication and organisational abilities, excellent IT skills and the capability to deal with a busy and varied workload, sometimes working under pressure to meet deadlines. You will also have a real enthusiasm for music and for supporting the training of young aspiring professionals.

If you think this might be just the job for you, please register an account with our eRecruitment system (or login if you have an account) and complete an online application form.

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Thu, 04 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568124
Performance Administrator, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68133 This administrative position provides important organisational support to performance and performance-related activities in the Faculty of Music. In particular, the administrator is responsible for production of concert programmes, as well as assisting colleagues in the organisation of an extensive range of performances where possible.

The successful candidate will have strong administrative experience, outstanding communication and organisational abilities, excellent IT skills and the capability to deal with a busy and varied workload, sometimes working under pressure to meet deadlines. You will also have a real enthusiasm for music and for supporting the training of young aspiring professionals.

If you think this might be just the job for you, please register an account with our eRecruitment system (or login if you have an account) and complete an online application form.

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Thu, 04 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568133
Artist Commission, Theatre Deli http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68098 It's that time of year, and we're looking to commission an artist to create a festive mural for our Broadgate location. We're after something a little bit different (not your average Santa's Grotto), but beyond that, we'd love to leave the opportunity open to let your soar like Father Christmas' sleigh.

The space we need to fill is 8 x 2.5m and we're ideally looking for someone who has experience in large scale work.

We will cover all costs of materials as well as providing a commission fee. Please apply here by 20th October. All applicants will be replied to by 31st October (spooky).

Theatre Deli is a charity committed to creating opportunities for people to make and experience art. Over the past 10 years we've transformed 10 empty buildings, opened up over 200,000 square feet for rehearsal studios, workspaces and performances, and put £1.7million directly into the hands of artists.

Contactdanielle@theatredelicatessen.co.uk

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Wed, 03 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568098
Chief Operating Officer, National Centre for Circus Arts http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68092 Deadline: 12 November

The National Centre for Circus Arts is recruiting for a Chief Operating Officer, a unique opportunity to work in one of the most stunning, vibrant and energetic training centres and the only Conservatoire school for Circus Arts in the UK.

The right candidate will support the CEO in the leadership, management and day to day operation of the National Centre for Circus Arts, deputising as required and making a significant contribution to strategic planning for the organisation with a strong focus on commercial and corporate activity.

As a member of the Senior Management Team you will work closely with other team members and the CEO, to deliver our ambitious strategic plans to fulfil our vision of Great Circus Everywhere. Our mission is to support circus as it matures to ensure it is recognized as a dynamic, relevant and important part of the arts and the cultural life of the UK.

Salary: £60,000
Hours of work: 35 hours per week
Contract: Permanent
Holiday Entitlement: 30 days holiday per annum, inclusive of eight Statutory Bank Holidays. Rising one day per annum for each year of service to a maximum of 35 days.

Interviews will be taking place in the week commencing 26 November 2018.

For more information and to apply please visit our website: https://bit.ly/2NNzQCv

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Tue, 02 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568092
Head of Commercial & Corporate Enterprise, National Centre for Circus Arts http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68093 Deadline: 12 November

The National Centre for Circus Arts is a registered charity and one of the world’s leading providers of circus arts training. For the past 25 years we have provided emerging and professional circus artists, directors and choreographers access to vital space and support to train, experiment and share ideas.

We are looking to recruit a Head of Commercial and Corporate Enterprise who will be responsible for developing the National Centre’s commercial and corporate activities to drive income generation and growth.

The Head of Commercial and Corporate Enterprise will develop a strong commercial programme that contributes to a culture of cross subsidisation for the benefit of the National Centre’s core charitable and educational objectives. This will include the selling of our events space and facilities to a wide range of business clients. You will be highly resourceful and creative, with a proven ability to solve problems. A strong level of commercial and customer awareness is also required.

Salary: £32,000 per annum
Hours of work: 35 hours per week
Holiday Entitlement: 30 days holiday per annum, inclusive of eight Statutory Bank Holidays. Rising one day per annum for each year of service to a maximum of 35 days.

Interviews will be taking place in the week commencing 26 November 2018.

For more information and to apply please visit our website: https://bit.ly/2xUrGgP

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Tue, 02 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568093
Administration Manager, Whitechapel Gallery http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68066 • Do you have the skills and experience to oversee the HR function in a demanding creative environment?
• Are you a people person who can remain calm in challenging situations?

If you would enjoy a fast-paced environment where every day is different, you could be our Administration Manger, overseeing the HR function for 65 permanent employees and 50 casual staff. You will work with senior management and the Trustees to develop and implement policies and procedures in line with statutory regulations and best practice.

You will have responsibility for ensuring implementation of the Gallery’s diversity plans, so you will need a good understanding of this field, as well as strong experience in HR practice and employment law, and an appropriate level of knowledge of company law and charity law.

Conditions of work

• Permanent contract: full time
• Starting salary: circa £32,000 depending on experience
• Hours of work: 9.30am – 5.45pm, Monday to Friday. Work outside of these hours will occasionally be necessary as required and will be compensated for with corresponding time in lieu.
• Period of notice: 3 months

To apply

Please complete the application form and equality & diversity monitoring forms, available to download from the Gallery's website, and return to recruitment@whitechapelgallery.org by midnight on Sunday 21 October 2018.

The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862

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Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568066
Librarian (Cataloguing, Enquiries, Acquisitions), Jerwood Library of the Performing Arts http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68035 Contract: Permanent, full-time
Salary: £29,960 - £35,954 p.a. (Including LWA)

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a forward thinking, contemporary and world-class Higher Education Institution with a vision to redefine the conservatoire for the 21st century. At the leading edge of music and dance training, it provides specialist education of the highest quality, which reflects the increasingly collaborative world of artistic practice and supports the lifelong career development of students and professional performing artists.

The Jerwood Library of the Performing Arts, which supports teaching, learning, performance and research within the Faculty of Music, seeks to appoint a full-time Librarian to join its small team of professional staff. You will assist the Head Librarian in the planning, organisation, development and promotion of Library services.

You will be jointly responsible for cataloguing printed music, books, AV and archival material, answering enquiries relating to all aspects of the collection and service, and selecting and acquiring printed and AV materials for the library. You will also contribute as part of the Library’s user education team.

A graduate (preferably with a degree or equivalent in music), with a postgraduate qualification in librarianship or equivalent professional music cataloguing experience, you will have worked in a library (preferably an academic and/or music library) and have experience of MARC21 cataloguing according to AACR2. With an excellent knowledge of music (and music reference sources), you will have strong communication, interpersonal and IT skills as well as a demonstrable ability to work as part of a small team.

Experience of enquiry work, acquisitions processes and teaching information skills is desirable. An understanding of the DCRM(B) and ISAD(G) cataloguing standards and reading knowledge of at least one western European language, in addition to English, would be advantageous.

As an equal opportunities employer we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

If you think this might be just the job for you, please register an account with our eRecruitment system (or login if you have an account) and complete an online application form using the following link https://jobs.trinitylaban.ac.uk/

Closing Date: 23:59 hours BST, 18 October

Interview Date: 02 November 2018

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Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568035
Marketing Assistant, Artsadmin http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68013 Artsadmin is looking for a Marketing Assistant to join the Marketing and Development team and provide marketing and press support across Artsadmin’s activities.

The Marketing Assistant will play an integral role in the implementation of Artsadmin’s marketing and press activity, supporting with social media, email campaigns, website updates, box office, the KIWI CRM database, printed marketing materials and press. The post-holder will also contribute to Artsadmin’s digital marketing activities for Unlimited, the commissioning programme for disabled artists that it co-delivers with Shape Arts.

The Marketing Assistant will be passionate about the arts and have a year’s experience in a digital, marketing, press or communications role within a cultural context.

Download the job pack and apply online following the links: www.artsadmin.co.uk/about/jobs

Application deadline is by 5pm, Wednesday 24 October, 2018
Interviews will be held on Friday 9 November, 2018

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Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568013
Project Co-ordinator - Think22, Drake Music http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=68023 We are excited to open applications for the role of Project Coordinator for a four-year music education initiative, Think22.

For a full job description & application pack visit our website, link supplied below

About the Role

One year contract (renewable annually subject to funding)
Part-time, 2 days per week
£27,000 (pro rata)
Based in Shoreditch, London. Some travel required.
We now have a great opportunity for someone to join the team as a Project Coordinator to support the delivery of Think22.

The role involves managing programme logistics, coordinating day-to-day delivery, gathering data, and contributing to project reporting and communications.

The ideal candidate is someone with excellent administrative and organisational skills. We are searching for a self–starter who thrives in a busy and friendly small-team environment, and is passionate about removing disabling barriers to music-making.

Ours is a unique organisation and we can adapt this role to suit different skills and abilities.

The successful applicant will report to Douglas Noble (Associate National Manager & T22 Strategic Lead) and work closely with the Think22 Team.

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Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1568023
Artistic Director, Artsadmin http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67963 Artsadmin is seeking a new Artistic Director to succeed its founder, Judith Knight, after forty years with the organisation. Over that time, Artsadmin has become one of the most respected performing arts producers in the world. We are looking for an inspirational arts leader to share Chief Executive responsibilities with the organisation’s new Executive Director Deborah Chadbourn.

Artsadmin produces the work of artists across a variety of disciplines – performance, dance, theatre, live art, installation – from unique large-scale site specific projects to work created for theatres and galleries, across the UK and internationally. In Toynbee Studios, Artsadmin has established an exciting centre in east London where new talent is nurtured in its rehearsal, performance and meeting spaces.

We are looking for a dynamic individual to lead the overall artistic direction of Artsadmin and ensure that all artistic activity is of the highest quality. In partnership with the Executive Director and Joint Chief Executive, the Artistic Director will lead the team at Artsadmin, overseeing the artistic and economic development, and future planning of the organisation. Together they will ensure that the values of Artsadmin – sustainable, collaborative and bold – are upheld in all aspects of the organisation’s work.

To download the job pack please visit www.artsadmin.co.uk/about/jobs

Applications should be made directly to our recruitment consultant David Micklem on davidmicklem@me.com. You are encouraged to take up the offer of a confidential conversation with David Micklem before applying. Email him to arrange a time to talk.

Deadline for applications: 12 noon, Monday 5 November 2018
Interviews: First interviews will take place in London on 13 November 2018 and second interviews on 21 November 2018.

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Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567963
Various Artists/Performers Needed, Forget Me Not Project 17 http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67918 Various artists/performers needed from Oct 2018, Forget Me Not Project 17

City memory group which is located at Barbican looking for highly qualified and experienced following performers:

Dancers: flamenco, belly/midlle Eastern style, classical ballet. Pls note we are NOT looking for dance teacher. The selected dancer/s need to perform min 20mins to max 40mins.

Magicians, stand up comedian, circus performers, theatre actors/actresess to perform short play

Musicians who will be able to play instruments from Middle east, South east Asia, India, South America.

Singers: Blues, Jazz, Reggae, Musical.

Fees( £50-£130) will be decided based on qualification, experiences, quality of performances and duration of performances.

Pls apply with your CV, references and with link of your previous performance. Pls note without example of your work, application will NOT be considered. You must be available Tuesday 2 till 3pm. If you applied before with us then no need to re apply.

Contact email

forgetmenotproject17@gmail.com

Madhumita Bose

Manager
City memory group
Barbican

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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567918