Celf o Gwmpas Jobs

Celf o Gwmpas is looking for two new people to fill exciting roles and join our busy team at our base in Llandrindod Wells.   Freelance Project Co-ordinator   The post will be a part-time freelance position for an initial period of 6 months starting early 2016. Celf o Gwmpas wishes to engage an individual with events and workshop programming experience to deliver our Learning & Practice Powys-wide arts and mental health training project.   The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, be able to build and maintain partnerships and have experience of working with artists and young people aged 16 – 24 years. He or she is expected to show a commitment to equal opportunities and diversity and to the aims and objectives of Celf o Gwmpas.   The role will involve liaison with a range of venues, organisations and individuals in the arts, mental health and education sectors. The project will be delivered through an artist’s residency, a programme of training sessions, work shadowing, gallery and project visits, a presentation and panel discussion, and an exhibition, leading to a Wales Arts and Mental Health Festival being piloted by Disability Arts Cymru (DAC) and Making Minds in 2016.   The rate of pay for the work is £11.45 per hour – £80.15 per day up to maximum of 52 days, ie a total fee of £4,168.   For the job description and further information, visit our website.  To apply please complete and return the application form found at www.celfogwmpas.org   Submit your completed application form to events@celfogwmpas.org The closing date for applications is Thursday 28th January 2016 at 9am. Interviews...

Celf o Gwmpas 1:1 Curator Sessions

Celf o Gwmpas 1:1 Curator Sessions Calling all artists and makers in Powys. Apply for a free two hour 1:1 session to discuss and gain feedback on your practice with Curator in Residence Laura Hamilton. Sessions are available on 9, 12, 13, 14 and 20 October 2015 at Centre Celf in Llandrindod Wells. To apply, please send a brief statement about your current practice along with your CV to shan.edwards@celfogwmpas.org Deadline: 1st October 2015 Laura Hamilton is a Scotland based Independent Curator of contemporary Art and Craft. Her Current Projects include: curatorship of touring exhibitions of sculpture by Tim Stead, Naked Craft:  Canadian & Scottish craftspeople (in collaboration with Edinburgh College of Art & Burlington Art Centre, Ontario), We are all Basketmakers (for the Scottish Basketmakers’ Circle), Outsider Craft (in collaboration with Craftspace), Touring Exhibitions consultancy, Craft...

Sustainability School for the Arts

A series of training courses for people working in the arts has been launched. Find out more by following the links below: The Art of Engagement – Newtown The Art of Engagement – Llandrindod Wells Fundraising School – Llandrindod...

CARAD – Chair of Trustees Wanted

CARAD (Community Arts Rhayader And District) is an exciting and interesting, independent small arts and heritage charity based in Rhayader. It owns an accredited community museum, gallery and TIC, as well as a community arts and performance space. Successful candidates will ideally have experience at a strategic level in community arts and / or heritage work in either the public or voluntary sector. They will have a strong focus on good corporate governance and the ability to support the board and volunteers in our next phase of development. They should live or work in the area, set time aside to keep closely in touch with CARAD and its activities and attend a minimum of four board meetings a year. For more details, please call 01597 810561 or email...