Culture Northumberland supports the cultural sector to have a platform, a joined up and inclusive voice.  Culture and creativity are essential catalysts for positive change. We are a conduit to support the needs and ambitions of the sector to enable growth and sustainability by connecting, amplifying and advocating Northumberland’s culture and creativity.

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Job Opportunities

Silent Disco 4U and Cinema Hire 4U- Communications and Sales Executive 

Silent Disco 4U and Cinema Hire 4U are seeking a communications sales executive to join their growing team on a full-time basis. The appointed individual will be responsible for responding to inbound and outbound sales enquires and responding to customer queries.

Location: North East

Closing Date: 5th March 2021

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Queen's Hall Arts- Trustees 

Queen's Hall Arts is currently recruiting up to four new trustees to join their existing board. The role is voluntary and will require the commitment to quarterly board meetings, engagement with sub-committees, as well as being an ambassador at QHA events.

Location: Queen's Hall Arts, Hexham 

Closing Date: 31st March 2021

Please contact Katy Taylor at katy.taylor@queenshall.co.uk for more information

BFMAF- Head of Programming 

BMFAF is seeking an individual with strong experience in curating cinema in a film festival context. The candidate must have a strong knowledge of contemporary cinema and the issues facing it. The creative appointed will play an integral role within the curation, preparation and delivery of the festival. 

Location: Majority Home Based 

Closing Date: 11th March 2021

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Sage Gateshead- Senior Producer Contemporary Music 

The Sage, Gateshead are seeking an experienced individual to join their team as Senior Producer. The appointed individual will be responsible for producing Sage's contemporary music programme, leading on a diverse range of projects and shows. The role is Full time and may require national and international travel at times. Applicants must have a significant track record of producing both digital and live musical events.

Location: Sage, Gateshead

Closing Date: 8th March 2021

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Wooler Arts- Facilitator (Painting or Illustration)

Wooler Arts is seeking an artist who specialises in painting or illustration to design and deliver 4 hours worth of workshops (2x2 hours) to participants via Zoom.

Location: Online 

Closing Date: 6th March 2021

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Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums- Exhibitions Officer 

Tyne and Wear Achieves and Museums are seeking an experienced individual to join their team on a full time (fixed term- 2 years) basis as an exhibitions officer. The ideal candidate will have the relevant qualifications and applicable experience.

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Closing Date: 11th March 2021 

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City Arts Nottingham- Workshop Artist

City Arts Nottingham is seeking workshop artists to create a series of 4 participatory workshops for people aged 55+ who are experiencing isolation and loneliness. The content must promote wellbeing, mindfulness and positive health.

Location: Online, delivery via Zoom

Date: 7th March 2021 

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Big Local Gateshead- Participatory Artist 

Big Local Gateshead is looking to commission 2 participatory artists or art organisations to work in the Teams and Bensham areas over the course of 3 months. The brief requires projects that engage local young people or those who have been socially isolated due to the pandemic.

Location: Gateshead, Tyne and Wear 

Closing Date: 10th March 2021

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Theatre Hullabaloo- Invitation to Tender 

Theatre Hullabaloo is inviting individuals or organisations with significant experience in evaluating the social impact of arts projects to partner with them to better understand the effect of the Hullabaloo Baby Play Pack Programme on the experience of new babies and their families, a group adversely affected by the pandemic.

Location: Tees Valley

Closing Date: 4th March 2021

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Training Opportunities

Arts, Funding and Philanthropy- Relaunching your Membership

Training for those who work with their organisation's membership schemes and are looking to get them restarted.  The training will focus on rebuilding relationships with audiences post-covid. The training is comprised of 2 sessions and both must be completed in order to finish the training.

Location: Online Via Zoom

Date: 2nd March 2021 10:00-12:30 and 9th March 2021 10:00-12:30

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Creative Carbon Scotland- Cultural Adaptions Conference 

Over 4 afternoons the Cultural Adaptions Conference will be taking place virtually. The event will explore featured participatory works and will explore how creativity can help us adapt, the conference will feature experiences across 4 nations (Scotland, Ireland, Belgium and Sweden). The conference aims to showcase unique and innovative approaches to solving ongoing climate issues.

Location: Online 

Date: 2nd March 2021-5th March 2021 (daily 12:00-17:30)

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Musemio- Culture Reimagined: Digital Champions Summit 

The digital champions summit aims to provide practical, relevant and applicable insights into digital strategy. The summit will provide opportunities to participate in workshops, learn from and interact with panellists and network with like-minded individuals.

Location: Online 

Date: 25th March 2021 

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Hadrian's Wall- Virtual Networking Days

Hadrian's Wall is hosting a 5 day series of virtual networking days. The event will host a series of workshops and themed discussions and webinars. 

Location: Online

Date: 1st March- 5th March 2021 

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Mortal Fools- Young Leaders 

Mortal Fools are looking for young leaders to join the team to make a powerful contribution to their creative work for young people. The opportunity is open to young people aged 11-18. 

Mortal Fools are running drop-in sessions on: 

  • Tuesday 2nd March 2021- 4 pm

  • Thursday 4th March 2021- 12:30 pm

  • Wednesday 10th March - 5 pm

To book a session or to find out more information contact Sian at sian@mortalfools.org.uk

Gala Durham- Commission: A New Performance for Young Audiences

Gala Durham is accepting proposals for new ideas for performances for Young Audiences in Summer 2021. Performance ideas must be: suitable for ages 5+, relevant to the Durham audience members, interactive, high quality and suitable for outdoor performance.

Location: Durham

Closing Date: 12th March 2021

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Sage Gateshead- Lead CME Assessor 

Sage Gateshead is seeking an experienced individual to join their team on a PT basis (6 hours per week) as a Lead CME Assessor. The main purpose of this role is to support CME learners to meet the learning outcomes detailed in the CME course overview and to support two other Assessors with assessment decisions.

Location: Gateshead, Tyne and Wear (Remote working initally)

Closing Date: 8th March 2021

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The Creative Seed CIC- Finance and HR worker

The creative production company The Creative Seed CIC is searching for someone to join their team as a Finance and HR worker on a PT basis. The postholder will be required to provide efficient and effective finance and HR services. 

Location: North East

Closing Date: 12th March 2021

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Middlesborough Council- Events and Learning Manager 

Middlesborough Council is seeking an ambitious individual to join their team as an Events and Learning Manager on FT basis. This role requires a candidate who has a proven track record in programming, commissioning and fundraising within the cultural sector, with the ability to work strategically, driving forward the objectives within the cultural strategy.

Location: Middlesborough 

Closing Date: 8th March 2021

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The New Bridge Project and Dwellbeing Shieldfield- Youth Worker  

The New Bridge Project and Dwellbeing Shieldfield are looking for an experienced and confident youth worker. The post holder will be work in collaboration with the Youth working group to plan and deliver a youth-led programme of activity. 

Location: North East

Closing Date: 8th March 2021

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Sunderland Culture- New Encounters Bursaries: BAME  performing artists

Sunderland Culture has 3 bursaries of £500 to offer to BAME artists to develop their practice in 2021. The bursaries are available to actors, dancers, musicians, spoken word or circus artists or a group of artists who can demonstrate strong links with Sunderland.

Location: Sunderland  

Closing Date: 14th March 2021

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