Current opportunities

Creative Learning and Programme Officer – deadline 22 January 2018

Stratford Circus is recruiting someone to support its artistic programme of theatre, circus, music and dance, classes that promote creativity and well-being, as well as delivering bespoke creative learning projects.

Ethnic inequalities in severe mental illness

The Synergi Collaborative Centre is seeking ethnic minority people with severe mental illnesses and their carers to develop accounts of their experience through photography.

Hospital Galleries and Exhibitions – deadline 29 January 2018

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation is looking for an individual or a small consortia/organisation to develop and deliver all aspects of NHS Lothian’s exhibitions programme across its four main hospital sites under an initial three year contract to run from 2018 - 2021. 

Fundraiser – Arts Programme – deadline 6 February 2018

UCLH arts and heritage is seeking a Fundraiser to establish a new art fundraising campaign for the hospital’s new facilities and the arts and heritage programme.

Living Well Facilitator – deadline 7 February 2018

Jewish Care is seeking a creative activities facilitator responsible for promoting the social and emotional needs of up to 50 residents at the Betty Asher Loftus Campus in Friern Barnet.

PhD scholarship: singing and mental health – deadline 10 February 2018

The Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick is offering a PhD scholarship focusing on singing, mental health & health promotion. The scholarship will cover PhD research fees for 1 year dependent on the successful applicant being accepted for a PhD by the Postgraduate Research Committee of the University of Limerick. The candidate is expected to:

Call for abstracts

Participation in cultural heritage for mental health recovery - deadline 15 February 2018 This international conference in Ghent, Belgium is seeking contributions exploring uses of cultural heritage in mental health.

Freelance Music Practitioners – deadline 16 February 2018

Hereford’s Courtyard Centre for the Arts is looking to recruit four music practitioners to deliver a new Creative Ageing project.

Writer’s residency – deadline 28 February 2018

The Creative Future Literary Awards & New Writing South are accepting applications for a six month paid residency at Preston Park Recovery Centre in Brighton for a talented under-represented poet or fiction writer.

Object handling for people with dementia

Researcher Laura Dickens is looking to recruit people with a mild to moderate dementia to take part in an object handling research study.

Koestler Trust Awards – deadline 13 April 2018

The annual arts awards for people with experience of the criminal justice system is now open.