ACW Lead Creative Schools Scheme

Call Out for Creative Practitioners

Wanted: Art, Drama and IT Practitioners

Fee: £3,000 each and a contribution towards resources

Ysgol Crud Y Werin, Aberdaron, Pwllheli, Gwynedd LL53 8BP

Ysgol Abererch, Abererch, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, LL53 6YU

 

Ysgol Crud Y Werin and Ysgol Abererch, Gwynedd are eager to appoint creative practitioners to facilitate an innovative and exciting scheme as part of the Lead Creative Schools Scheme, Arts Council of Wales. The aim of the scheme is to promote new ways of working in schools, giving the school an opportunity to develop an innovative and purposeful learning programme aimed at improving the quality of teaching and learning. More information about the scheme is available here.

If you would like to chat about the scheme please contact Gwawr Wyn Roberts on 01286 679721 / 07789 032517 or email: gwawrwynroberts@gwynedd.llyw.cymru

http://www.gwyneddgreadigol.com/eng/newyddion/201217.html

 

Learning Disabiility Wales

Learning Disability WalesAre you passionate about creating a Wales that values and includes people with a learning disability?

 

 

 

Learning Disability Wales are seeking to appoint a dynamic, highly skilled and experienced Chief Executive Officer.

You will have the vision to lead and represent the organisation, create sustainable funding streams and maintain and develop relationships with partners and stakeholders.

For further information and an application details https://www.ldw.org.uk/information/news/2018/01/ceo.aspx

We hope you are interested in joining our small, strong and mutually supportive staff team who are committed to making a difference.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Celf o Gwmpas

Freelance Project Co-Ordinator

Celf o Gwmpas is seeking to recruit a new member to join their Staff Team

The post will be a freelance position for a period of 11 months, starting early in February 2018.  Celf o Gwmpas wishes to engage an individual with knowledge and experience of Arts, Health and Wellbeing to co-ordinate our current project ‘Reaching Out, Drawing In’ and to develop our ‘Artist Network’.

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please visit our website for more information and to download an application pack

www.celfogwmpas.org

Closing date for applications: Monday 15 January 2018 @ 5.00pm

Telephone: 01597 822777

Email: centrecelf@celfogwmpas.org

Centre Celf, Tremont Road, Llandrindod Wells, Powys LD1 5EB

Artist in Residence

Centre Celf are delighted to welcome their third artist in residence Jack McClafferty .

McClafferty’s residency entitled Exploring the language of landscape, people and place will seek to develop a series of art works and ideas, in response to the language and landscape of Wales.

Throughout December, McClafferty will make various explorations around the different regions of Wales, engaging with language, landscape, people and places and create art works in response to experiences.

As a multi-disciplinary artist and designer, McClafferty is interested in themes and ideas such as identity, exploration, time and place.

The four residencies in partnership with Disability Arts Cymru are funded by the Arts Council of Wales and provide a unique experience for Disabled Artists living in Wales to develop their artistic practice.

University of South Wales

Forty Voices for Forty Years Project

Come and Work at the George Ewart Evans Centre for Storytelling as part of our exciting new project celebrating forty years of the Women’s Movement in Wales.

We are delighted to announce that we will be commencing work on our new Forty Voices for Forty Years project, a HLF funded project run by Welsh Women’s Aid in collaboration with the George Ewart Evans Centre for Storytelling at the University of South Wales, the project will be led for USW by GEECS Research Fellow Dr Emily Underwood-Lee.  We are currently recruiting a Project Associate to join the project team.  The job purpose is to undertake supervised work on the 40 Voices, 40 Years project to create a collection of oral histories, digital stories, archive and exhibition materials relating to the history of the Women’s Movement in Wales, and, with support, to provide analysis of findings from the collection; to work with and provide project-related support for the project team and volunteers who will assist to collect archive materials and stories, and steward exhibitions; and to deliver against the projects objectives and targets.
This position is based at the Atrium Campus of the University of South Wales.
 
The terms and conditions of the post (including grade and salary) will be those of the University of South Wales.
The post-holder will be working closely with Welsh Women’s Aid and their service users.  This post is open to female applicants only as being female is deemed to be a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

For more information and applications visit: http://storytelling.research.southwales.ac.uk/news/en/2017/dec/04/job-vacancy-forty-voices-forty-years/

Sherman Theatre

The JMK Directors Programme

Sherman Cymru TheatreSalary: Bursaries are available

Sherman Theatre and the JMK Trust are inviting submissions for the next stage of their Directors Programme, supported by The Carne Trust, which will run from January 2018 until the end of the year. We are looking for six emerging directors to take part in a series of workshops and training sessions which will develop important skills including leadership and process.  They will be led by Adele Thomas and supported by industry professionals and Associate Director David Mercatali. All directors will be paired with a writer from our New Welsh Playwrights Programme to develop a play which will be showcased to industry, and given the opportunity to start a new creative partnership.  The Programme will start in January with a series of evening sessions, and workshops will take place throughout the year, culminating with the showcase in Autumn 2018.

To be considered please send a copy of your CV and a covering email explaining why this would be an important opportunity for you. We are inviting directors aged 18 and above to apply; the only requirement is that you are either from or live in Wales.

For more information please contact: Kimberley.Davies@shermantheatre.co.uk
Closing date: Friday 8 December

New Welsh Playwrights Programme 

Sherman Theatre is delighted to launch its second year of its New Welsh Playwrights Programme, following a very successful inaugural year in 2016.  We are looking for two writers to join four returning participants in the second stage of the Programme. Brad Birch will return to lead the six playwrights through an advanced series of workshops and training sessions that will further their skills in writing for theatre and encourage the ambition of their ideas. All writers will be paired with a JMK director, and together they will develop the script for a showing at the theatre.

The Programme is scheduled to begin in January and run for eight sessions, with development work on your script later in the year. We are inviting all writers aged 18 and above to submit; the only requirement is that the playwright is either from or lives in Wales. We are particularly looking for submissions in the Welsh language. Additional support is offered by Welsh Language artist Gethin Evans.

For more information please contact: Kimberley.Davies@shermantheatre.co.uk
Closing date: Friday 8 December

Literature Wales

Development and Communications Officer

Salary: £17,095 per annum

Full time, one year fixed term

Based in Cardiff, Literature Wales believes passionately that literature is everywhere and belongs to everybody. Our work celebrates and supports the written and spoken word. Established in 2011, we lead the sector and actively collaborate with organisations and individuals who promote, create and enjoy literature in Wales.

The Development and Communications Officer will establish data analysis and evaluation models and develop new ways of communicating the impact of Literature Wales’ work.  This is a new role bridging the Development and Communication teams, strengthening the links between our evaluation methods and our internal and external communications.

Please note: This post is offered as part of the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries Programme, aimed specifically at recent graduates from low-income backgrounds looking to start a career in the arts.  The placement includes training, mentoring and the opportunity to go to Europe along with other people taking part in the programme.

For a full job description please click here.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 13 December 2017      

Interview date: Wednesday 20 December, 2017

DASH

Learning and Participation Manager

Closing date: 11 Dec | Shrewsbury | £26K pro rata

We’re looking for someone who has a strong commitment to Disability Art and the Social Model of Disability. You will need a wide knowledge of working in the Visual Arts and experience of working with Disabled Young People. You will be self motivated and a team player. You will have the skills to work strategically with a wide range of partners and people.

For further information please go to: http://www.dasharts.org/projects/learning-and-engagement-manager.html

DASH, 5 Belmont, 
Shrewsbury, 
Shropshire SY1 1TE

Tel: 01743 272939
07483 162541

Email: info@dasharts.org

 

Honno – Job Vacancy

Book Production & Office Administrator. (part-time)

Closing date 1st December 2017

 

 

The UK’s longest standing independent women’s press is looking for an experienced project manager and administrator to manage its book production and office.

12 hours over three days @ £12.50 per hour + statutory entitlements

The post-holder will:
• Have a high level of literacy in English, organisational and IT skills
• Work co-operatively
• Available to start January 2018

Welsh language skills, knowledge of publishing, ability to drive, are desirable.

Based at our office in Aberystwyth.

DOWNLOAD THE JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSON SPECIFICATION (pdf)

Any queries to: post@honno.co.uk

Applications by CV and letter to gwyneth.roberts847@btinternet.com by 1 December
Interviews 8 December.