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 Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:58:42 +020 Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:58:42 +020 Part-time studio technicians, Public Programme, Royal Drawing School http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67445 We are looking to appoint confident and capable technicians to deliver a high standard of technical support to the tutors, students and Programme Managers of the School’s Public Programme. These roles are a key service for the smooth day to day running of the programmes.

We are seeking technicians who have a good understanding of technical support across basic drawing, painting and sculpture. A flexible and adaptable approach to working and ability to work within a team are essential to support this busy and dynamic programme. You will have a good understanding of Health and Safety within the context of running art courses. A proactive and positive approach to working are essential. The successful candidates will be required to commit to regular shifts every week across 38 weeks. We are looking to appoint two to three technicians to cover these shifts.

Hours: The School is looking to split the following hours into two or three roles: 9am - 10.30am and 5pm - 6.30pm, Monday to Saturday. The staff will work 38 weeks (out of 45) during their contract, during term-time and holiday courses. Please let us know what your availabilities are in your application.

Benefit: Each member of staff working six or more hours per week will be entitled to a free day class per term at the School (based on places available at time of booking).

To read the full ad and know how to apply, please view: Part-time studio technicians, Public Programme, Royal Drawing School
Closes29th July 2018
LocationLondon
TypePart time
SalaryPaid (£15k-20k pro rata)
Artformvisual arts, Other, Drawing
ContactClemence, HR Manager jobs@royaldrawingschool.org

Description

We are looking to appoint confident and capable technicians to deliver a high standard of technical support to the tutors, students and Programme Managers of the School’s Public Programme. These roles are a key service for the smooth day to day running of the programmes.

We are seeking technicians who have a good understanding of technical support across basic drawing, painting and sculpture. A flexible and adaptable approach to working and ability to work within a team are essential to support this busy and dynamic programme. You will have a good understanding of Health and Safety within the context of running art courses. A proactive and positive approach to working are essential. The successful candidates will be required to commit to regular shifts every week across 38 weeks. We are looking to appoint two to three technicians to cover these shifts.

Hours: The School is looking to split the following hours into two or three roles: 9am - 10.30am and 5pm - 6.30pm, Monday to Saturday. The staff will work 38 weeks (out of 45) during their contract, during term-time and holiday courses. Please let us know what your availabilities are in your application.

Benefit: Each member of staff working six or more hours per week will be entitled to a free day class per term at the School (based on places available at time of booking).

To read the full ad and know how to apply, please view: https://royaldrawingschool.org/about/jobs/part-time-studio-technicians-public-programme/

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Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567445
Studio Technician, Foundation Year, Royal Drawing School http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67446 The Royal Drawing School's Foundation Year is a full-time, fully-taught, skills-based course in fine art practice. Designed for school leavers and based in the inspiring creative hub of Trinity Buoy Wharf in London's Docklands, almost 400 applications have been received for the 45 places on offer from September 2018.

The Royal Drawing School are looking to appoint a confident and capable technician to deliver a high standard of technical support to the tutors, students and Programme Manager of the School’s Foundation Year Course. Working alongside the other studio technicians and reporting to the Programme Manager, you will have a specialism and area of expertise across photography & digital media disciplines delivering a high level of student satisfaction and ensuring that all students benefit from the course to the greatest extent possible. You will have a good understanding of Health and Safety and experience of working with students within a technical support role.

The successful candidate will be required to commit to 3 regular days a week across 38 weeks alongside occasional holiday, evening, weekends and additional term time dates during busy periods. A flexible and adaptable approach to working and ability to work within a team are essential to support this busy and dynamic course.

This role could suit a recent graduate of Art School, or an already experienced technician.

To download the full job description and apply, please view: https://royaldrawingschool.org/about/jobs/studio-technician-foundation-year/

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Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567446
Box Office Senior Supervisor , Rich Mix http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67447 We a recruiting for a Box Office Senior Supervisor to join the team at Rich Mix.

Rich Mix is East London’s independent arts centre. Once a vast leather factory, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road was transformed into a multi-arts venue, all 62,000 feet of it. Stretched over five floors we have a three screen cinema showing the latest releases as well as taking part in a number of independent film festivals. There is a multitude of flexible performance spaces where we work with both emerging and established artists, and support them to deliver and develop their artistic practice.

Our aim is to be a place where the communities of the world, who are the citizens of East London and beyond, can come together to experience and make world class art and feel that it’s a place where they belong. We are committed to delivering excellent art to increasing and increasingly diverse audiences.

This is a new role and the postholder will oversee and help deliver the sales and ticketing operation here at Rich Mix, inspiring the Box Office team to deliver the highest level of customer service possible to all those that interact or visit us. The successful candidate will have experience of successfully delivering a Box Office or reception operation, ideally in a busy live events venue and/or cinema.* They will have strong organisational skills and be a personable individual and a great team player with a positive ‘can- do’ manner.

For further information about the role and Rich Mix please visit our website.

* we welcome applications from individuals with transferable skills/experience built in a reception or similar environment

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Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567447
Communications Manager, Cardboard Citizens http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67448 We are seeking an individual with strong communications experience, in the cultural or arts industries, to plan and execute communication strategies to support an ambitious and wide range of projects including: Productions, touring, outreach, a national residency programme, youth engagement work, national campaigns and advocacy work.

This role is an exciting opportunity to build on and further establish Cardboard Citizens as a leading Theatre Company and will best suit a creative and strategic thinker who can effectively increase the profile and positioning of the company, nationally and internationally.

For more infomation and to apply for the position please visit: www.cardboardcitizens.org.uk/communications-manager

Deadline for applications: 5pm BST Wednesday 25 July 2018

Interviews: W/C 30 July 2018

​​CVs will not be accepted.

If you have any questions regarding the position please email Stuart or call the office on 020 7377 8948.

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Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567448
Workshop Project Manager, Cardboard Citizens http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67449 This new role offers the opportunity to support the core work of Cardboard Citizens, working with a range of inspirational staff, facilitators and external partners.

The successful candidate will support the delivery of our London activities, including co-ordination of our programme of work, controlling financial aspects of the programme, managing logistics and supporting our Member participants. The nature of our work means that the focus will change from time to time depending on projects and priorities.

For more information and to apply for this posistion please visit: www.cardboardcitizens.org.uk/workshop-project-manager

Deadline for applications: 5pm BST Friday 3 August 2018

Interviews: W/C 20 August 2018

If you have any questions regarding the position please email Stuart or call the office on 020 7377 8948.

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Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567449
Development Manager, Art UK http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67450 Would you like to work at a dynamic national arts charity? We need your fundraising skills to help deliver our mission to bring art to everyone.

We’re looking for an energetic Development Manager to join our friendly and dedicated team. In this role, you will take a lead in securing grants from trusts, foundations and public sector bodies, as well as helping with our corporate and individual giving programmes to support Art UK’s important work. You’ll be working within a small fundraising team, liaising directly with the Director and Trustees.

You will already have experience of successfully raising funding from grant-giving trusts and ideally other areas of fundraising experience. You will be a good communicator with excellent writing skills, well organised, brimming with enthusiasm and full of initiative. You will be interested in art and be excited about working in a young digital organisation that is transforming access to the nation’s art.

At Art UK you will be well-supported within a team focused on achieving Art UK’s development ambitions, comprising:
- the Director, Trustees and Fundraising Board
- a senior fundraising consultant who works for the organisation a few days per month
- your direct report, the Development Coordinator, whose focus is researching prospects, managing data and running events for Art UK

Longer term, you will have the opportunity to play a key role in developing the fundraising strategy for the organisation.

To view the full job description please visit the jobs page on our website: www.artuk.org/about/jobs

To apply, please send CV and covering letter to lauren.colley@artuk.org by 9am on Wednesday 8th August 2018. First interviews will be held in London Wednesday 15th August, and the interview will include a short test. Successful candidates will be invited to attend a second interview on Tuesday 21st August.

If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567450
Communications Manager, Development & Operations, Artichoke Trust http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67451 Artichoke works with artists to create extraordinary and ambitious public art around the UK, including the Lumiere light festivals, PROCESSIONS, The Sultan's Elephant, Antony Gormley's One & Other fourth plinth commission and Temple.

We are currently seeking a resourceful and dedicated communications professional for our small and very busy Communications team with specific responsibility for marketing, sponsor benefit delivery and operational communications.

The successful candidate will be capable of working in a high-pressured environment, skilled at multi-tasking and have a flexible approach to work. They will have several years’ experience of working in a similar role in a creative arts organisation, be confident in managing relationships with stakeholders and sponsors, external suppliers such as designers and printers, office-based colleagues and on-site production staff. This role requires someone who is exceptionally well organised and enjoys the challenges of working in a fast paced creative environment.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 9AM FRIDAY 27th JULY

INTERVIEW DATES: 2nd-3rd August

For more information on the role and details of how to apply, please visit www.artichoke.uk.com/jobs/communications-manager-development-operations/ .

Artichoke is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all groups, especially those currently underrepresented in the arts sector and actively encourage those from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567451
Technical Stage Manager – Tour, Half Moon Theatre http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67440 Half Moon is looking for Technical Stage Manager for its world premiere of Off The Grid.

The show rehearses and opens at Half Moon prior to a national venue tour.

The Technical Stage Manager will be responsible for all technical aspects of this production, primarily fitting up the set, props, lighting and sound and then operating the performances. They will also lead on the driving of the company’s vehicle whilst on tour. Other company members will assist with the get-in, set up and get-out.

To download the full job description, please see www.halfmoon.org.uk/about-us/jobs. For more information, please contact Phil Clarke, Production and Technical Manager on 020 7709 8911 or phil@halfmoon.org.uk

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter (max. one side A4) demonstrating your experience and abilities to phil@halfmoon.org.uk, with the heading “TSM Off The Grid”.

Closing date for applications – please submit as soon as possible, or at latest by Monday 6th August at 5pm

Interviews – we aim to meet candidates on Friday 10th August 2018; ideally in person but we will interview by Skype if needed.

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Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567440
Ballet Teacher: Hackney, C-12 Dance Theatre http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67397 We are looking for a highly motivated, friendly and outgoing ballet teacher to start teaching for us in September.

You will have an assistant and lead the classes.

We have a syllabus to structure the classes and welcome any fresh ideas to ensure the kids have fun, progress and stay safe.

You must have a CRB/DBS, ballet teaching experience/RAD training and trained in ballet.

Please send us the following information:

CV

A short statement about yourself, particularly interested in understanding where you see yourself in the next 3 years within the dance sector.

Classes are Saturdays, 9am - 1:30 @ £97.50 per Saturday.

Contact Adam Towndrow adam@c-12dancetheatre.com

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567397
Risograph Workshop Leader, Hato Press http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67398 Hato Press is an independent printing and publishing house based in London.

Established in 2009, Hato is thought of as an autonomous experimental space to encourage collaborators to develop ideas and facilitate both the production and distribution of new content

We are looking for a highly driven and motivated freelance workshop leader to join our studio in Hoxton. Applicants need to have previous experience with risograph printing and are comfortable with teaching up to 15 people per session. If this sounds like you, please email us at nicole@hato.co Include a short text about yourself including your experience (no more than 1 page) and a copy of your CV. Salary will be dependent on experience. We look forward to hearing from you!

Contact Nicole nicole@hato.co

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567398
Studio Team Member Jobs, Studio Wayne McGregor http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67399 STUDIO WAYNE McGREGOR

We are seeking Studio Team Members to be responsible for the smooth running of events at the Studio.

Studio Wayne McGregor is the creative engine for choreographer and director Wayne McGregor CBE, and the home of his life-long enquiry into thinking through and with the body. It is a nexus of partners who explore movement, artistry, thought and partnership. With Wayne at its centre, this collaborative network encompasses dancers, writers, composers, producers, software engineers, visual artists, scientists and more.


In March 2017 Studio Wayne McGregor moved into a new state of the art building housed in Here East on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Part of a new technological and creative community re-imagining the cultural landscape of east London, it comprises three extraordinary studio spaces, hosting all of McGregor’s creative work and collaborations alongside artist development and creative learning programmes based on the trading of space, time and skills.

To find out more and to apply visit: http://waynemcgregor.com/about/auditions-jobs/

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567399
Museum Coordinator, East End Women's Museum http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67401 We are looking for someone resourceful and flexible to take on the rewarding, challenging, and varied role of Museum Coordinator as the project enters its next stage.

The Museum Coordinator will hold responsibility for fundraising, financial management, communications, and maintaining our virtual office; project manage the move to the museum’s new site; and act as an ambassador for the organisation, building strong relationships with stakeholders.

Deadline: <b>12pm Monday 30 July</b>
Find out more and apply https://eastendwomensmuseum.org/blog/2018/6/20/seeking-a-museum-coordinator

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567401
Create Jobs and Culture & : New Museum School http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67402 New Museum School is a talent-development programme for those starting a career in galleries, museums, archives and collections. Undertake a year-long paid traineeship hosted by one of London’s leading cultural organisations, and become part of the next generation of talent in the heritage sector.

When: From October 2018 (12 months)
Deadline: 6th August, 9am

Apply here www.createjobslondon.org/jobs/new-museum-school?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Create+Jobs+newsletter+-+July+2018+%2312

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567402
Head of Development, Rich Mix http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67405 We are seeking an experienced professional to join the Rich Mix senior management team and provide leadership in the key area of fundraising.

Rich Mix is East London’s independent arts centre. Once a vast leather factory, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road was transformed into a multi-arts venue, all 62,000 feet of it. Stretched over five floors we have a three screen cinema showing the latest releases as well as taking part in a number of independent film festivals. There is a multitude of flexible performance spaces where we work with both emerging and established artists, and support them to deliver and develop their artistic practice.

Our aim is to be a place where the communities of the world, who are the citizens of East London and beyond, can come together to experience and make world class art and feel that it’s a place where they belong. We are committed to delivering excellent art to increasing and increasingly diverse audiences.

This is a new role, and the postholder will have the opportunity to shape the fundraising strategy for the organization at this exciting time in its development. The successful candidate will have significant experience of working in the charitable sector, a proven track record of large scale fundraising and senior team leadership experience.

For further information about the role and Rich Mix please download the job description from our website https://www.richmix.org.uk/recruitment

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567405
General Manager, Rich Mix http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67406 Rich Mix is seeking an experienced arts professional to join the Executive Management team and provide key business support for the Chief Executive.

Rich Mix is East London’s independent arts centre. Once a vast leather factory, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road was transformed into a multi-arts venue, all 62,000 feet of it. Stretched over five floors we have a three screen cinema showing the latest releases as well as taking part in a number of independent film festivals. There is a multitude of flexible performance spaces where we work with both emerging and established artists, and support them to deliver and develop their artistic practice.

Our aim is to be a place where the communities of the world, who are the citizens of East London and beyond, can come together to experience and make world class art and feel that it’s a place where they belong. We are committed to delivering excellent art to increasing and increasingly diverse audiences.

This new position is a senior role, overseeing all of Rich Mix’s operational and administrative functions and providing leadership in the key areas of finance, operations, building management, visitor services and HR. The successful candidate will have significant leadership experience, a proven track record of leading people and demonstrable experience of financial management and reporting.

For further information about the role and Rich Mix please download the job description from our website.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567406
Artsadmin Traineeship http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67395 Artsadmin’s Traineeship programme has been running since 1998. Each year, one candidate is offered a twelve-month traineeship in producing, project management and artist support, with a view to developing a career in contemporary arts.

This traineeship would suit someone with a strong interest in contemporary performance wishing to develop a career in an administrative/producing capacity. Artsadmin particularly welcomes applications from those who have a proven interest in our area of work but need to gain more experience before entering full employment. Artsadmin welcomes applications from a broad range of backgrounds, ethnicities, ages and those who identify as disabled.

The programme offers a long-term learning opportunity through direct involvement across Artsadmin’s activity; assisting in developing and coordinating artist’s projects, and development and support for artists working across contemporary performance.

Deadline for applications is <b>5pm on Thursday 26 July </b>
Interviews will take place on Monday 13 August, 2018

The traineeship starts in September 2018

The online application form can be found at www.artsadmin.co.uk/jobs
If you require information or application form in an alternative format, or have any questions regarding access, please contact Jessica Denning at jessica@artsadmin.co.uk or call 020 7247 5102.

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Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567395
Duty Manager, National Centre for Circus Arts http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67372 Deadline: <b>22 July, 10am</b>

This is a part time role at the National Centre for Circus Arts with primary responsibility for the evening and weekend management of the building. The person will ensure that the numerous and varied users find the National Centre for Circus Arts welcoming, hospitable and fit for purpose. You should have a strong commitment to Health and Safety, facilities management and be a self-motivated team player.

Hours: 22.75 hours per week, working on a two week rolling rota.

Week 1

Tuesday: 14.00-22.00

Wednesday: 17.00-22.00

Sunday: 09.45-18.30

Week 2

Monday: 17.00-22.00

Thursday: 17.00-22.00

Friday - 17.00-22.00

Saturday - 09.45-18.30

These shifts are designed in conjunction with the 2nd duty manager working off the same rota and some flexibility will be allowed especially around weekends.

Salary: £20,675 pro rata

To find out more and to apply, please visit our Jobs and Opportunities page: https://bit.ly/2IZm9J7

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Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567372
Associate Director, Live Art Development Agency (LADA) http://www.towerhamletsarts.org.uk/?cid=67346 LADA Job Opportunity:

LADA seeks applications for its new Associate Director post.
Deadline for applications, 12 Noon, Tuesday 31 July 2018

The Associate Director will support and direct LADA to best meet the opportunities and challenges it faces, particularly leading on governance, organisational development, fundraising, marketing and financial management. The Associate Director will also play a central role in the strategic development of LADA’s new space at The Garrett Centre, including facility and event management, partnerships, fundraising.

This is an unprecedented opportunity for a dynamic individual to join LADA and significantly contribute to shaping its future.

CJ Mitchell, LADA’s current Co-Director, is taking on a new part time role at LADA as Development Associate until at least Spring 2019, which will include a handover with the new Associate Director.

Deadline for applications, <b>12 Noon, Tuesday 31 July 2018</b>

More information www.thisisliveart.co.uk/blog/lada-job-opportunity-associate-director?utm_source=LADA+Newsletter+2018&utm_campaign=b3389b7850-LADA_Newsletter_DIY_14_2017_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_38bfeab51f-b3389b7850-78164573&mc_cid=b3389b7850&mc_eid=2bd1b6dd9d



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Thu, 05 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +020 tharts-fullcat1567346