Community Arts Worker
Creative People & Places Hounslow
Terms: Full-time, Fixed Term until December 2020
Salary: £23,265 per annum
We are looking for both a creative and dynamic Community Arts Worker and a part time Visual Arts Producer to join our small team based in community settings throughout the borough of Hounslow.
About the Community Arts Worker role:
You will be passionate about empowering people by giving them the skills, confidence and experience that enable them to develop and sustain exciting arts programme in their areas. You will have experience of working with Polish communities. You will be highly organised, have the ability to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders and be comfortable with autonomous working.
you will be passionate about empowering people and have experience of working with Polish communities
Creative People & Places Hounslow is an exciting programme to develop arts engagement across the Borough. The programme is part of a major national engagement initiative by Arts Council England.
Since the successful launch of the programme in 2014, Creative People & Places Hounslow has engaged with over 57,000 people with a diverse programme of outdoor art events, festivals, workshops, courses and setting up four creative hubs across the borough.
A key aspect to Creative People and Places is the empowerment of the local community to take the lead in developing arts programmes in the areas in which they live. The Community Arts Workers are the catalysts for building a thriving arts programme in areas that don’t have one at the moment, working collaboratively with local communities.
Creative People & Places Hounslow is managed by a consortium, led by Watermans, an established Arts Centre in Brentford West London.
Please visit our website for application details for the Community Arts Worker or p/t Visual Arts Producer role here: https://www.watermans.org.uk/about-us/join-the-team/
Watermans strives to be an equal opportunities employer and will only accept a completed application form with completed equal opportunities monitoring form (please complete the attached forms above). Please note CV's will not be accepted.
Closing date: 9am Monday 2 July 2018
Interview date: First round Thursday 19 July 2018, second round Tuesday 31 July.
This role is supported by Arts Council England and the London Borough of Hounslow. Registered Charity No. 267426