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Full of Noises - Project Advisor for Acoustic Commons

A Creative Europe funded collaboration involving leading partner Full of Noises, Acoustic Commons is seeking a freelance project advisor to advise & support admin of the project grant. The project includes a range of outcomes including: workshops, online events, camping events, residencies, commissions and exhibitions. The advisor will have previous experience of managing and reporting on Creative Europe grants at a similar or larger scale, and of working with multiple partners across the cultural sector. Part-Time: 20 days across 12 months. Deadline: 29 October 2021, 6pm.

Full of Noises - Piel View House - Capital Project Coordinator

Full of Noises is a sound art and new music organisation based in Cumbria. We are looking for a freelance project coordinator to work alongside FoN’s staff, our Board of Directors and architects/project managers LEDA (Leeds Environmental Design Associates) to support the redevelopment of our building in Barrow’s public park into an artists’ residency space including offices for the company and creation of a new, 40 capacity public performance and project space. Part-time: 64 days across November 2021 - August 2022. Deadline: 29 Oct 2021, 6pm

Cartwheel Arts - Admin and Communications Officer (15 hours a week)

Following a restructure of the core Cartwheel Arts team to support the recent growth of the company, we are looking for a highly organised and committed Admin and Communications Officer. Candidates should understand the administrative needs of a small team. Candidates should also be passionate about the role that digital media and communications can play in both promoting the work of the company, and in engaging participants, partners and funders.

The Dukes Playhouse - Marketing Officer

39 hours a week £18,961 per annum The Dukes is looking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Marketing Officer to execute effective marketing, communications and audience development campaigns for The Dukes across all parts of the organization. The successful candidate will have proven experience in marketing, strong IT skills and experience of managing digital assets including social media. Closing date for completed application forms: 5pm, Friday 5th November 2021 Interviews: w/c 8th November 2021

The Good Creator - Autumn Sessions 2021

Good Creator is a new online professional and commercial development platform for creative practitioners of all disciplines who want to open up new career opportunities, hone their approach and elevate their creative ambitions on their own terms, in their own time, at their own pace. Good Creator, in collaboration with The Dukes Theatre in Lancaster, present a series of learning sessions for creative professionals focusing on building a career in Theatre Arts. Dates: 16 September - 25 November 2021

Quarry Fold Studio - Junior Graphic/Signage Designer

Quarry Fold Studio works within the themed entertainment industry. With over 30 year’s experience we have worked for clients including Liseberg and Blackpool Pleasure Beach, creating immersive themed designs for attractions, restaurants and museums. We are now seeking a new talented member for our team who can help us create graphics and signs working under the lead graphic designer at the studio. No two days are the same and you will be working across multiple design styles depending on the theme of the attraction or season. To find out more about this position please follow the link.

Crafts Council - Make! Craft! Live! Callout

Make! Craft! Live! is a season of nationwide exhibitions, learning events, fairs, and digital activities that celebrates the value of craft to empower, enrich and connect our society. Running from October 2021 to October 2022, this marks 50 years of the Crafts Council and will be principally delivered through 50 craft activities that will take place at venues across the UK, including: craft studios, museums, galleries, cultural venues, schools, community centres and online. Deadline: 31st October 2021.

Loewe Foundation - Craft Prize 2022

The LOEWE FOUNDATION has opened the call for entries to the fifth edition of the LOEWE FOUNDATION Craft Prize, an international award celebrating excellence in craftsmanship. The LOEWE FOUNDATION seeks to recognise uniquely talented artisans whose artistic vision, technical skill and determination to innovate will set new standards for the future of craft. The winning works will be featured in an exhibition and accompanying catalogue in Seoul in Spring 2022. Deadline: Monday 25 October 2021.

Crafts Council - Craft School - Yinka's Challenge

The Craft School challenge is a nationwide competition to get primary and secondary school students to submit a craft project on one of three themes: play, storytelling, and empowerment. The challenge has been set by Crafts Council trustee and multidisciplinary artist Yinka Ilori and will take place from September 2021 to March 2022. It will encourage and nurture craft thinking and making and provide a moment to celebrate the brilliant craft creativity of a younger generation. Deadline for Registration: 17th December 2021.

Kirkgate Arts & Heritage - Creative Artist Commission - Call for Proposals

Kirkgate Art and Heritage wants to commission an artist to create a representation of Dorothy Wordsworth using light to be erected on a temporary plinth on Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, as part of the 2021 town centre Christmas lights. The 'statue' will celebrate the town's most famous, but often over-looked, daughter and her values and skills in creative writing, nature/the environment and collaborative working. Deadline: 12pm Friday, 3rd September 2021.

PRCA - Small Business Coaching Programme

The Public Relations & Communications Association are launching a bespoke coaching programme to connect small business owners with experienced PR practitioners within the PRCA network. We will be offering surgery style sessions with small business owners to offer free guidance and help educate them about effective PR and communications. The programme starts in April 2021 and runs until October 2021.

RTC North / Innovate UK - Coaching and Mentoring

Aimed at ambitious, innovative high-growth or high-growth potential SMEs, Innovate UK Innovation and Growth Services provide between 5 - 12 days of highly focused coaching and mentoring over an extended period of up to 12 months. Administered by RTC in the North, see website for details and contact for more info.

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