Blue Room Facilitator
Deadline for applications: 9am on Monday 21st May 2018
Hours: 10 hours per week (based primarily at Norton Priory in Runcorn)
Salary: £20,000 pro rata (£5,333 per annum)
Annual Holidays: pro rata based on 33 days including bank holidays
Bluecoat is seeking an exceptional individual for this exciting new role which represents the first step of plans to expand of our award-winning participation work into other centres in the North West and further afield.
In 2008 we established Blue Room to provide weekly inclusive opportunities for adults with learning disabilities to access high quality visual arts programmes at Bluecoat. We are delighted to be working with new partners Norton Priory Museum and Gardenswho have received support from Arts Council England to bring Blue Room and Out of the Blue to Runcorn. The new Blue Room project will be aimed at learning disabled young people and adults aged 16-25 and will be based at Norton Priory every Friday. With their team we will develop our existing way of working to this new context.
We are seeking a Blue Room Facilitator to join Bluecoat’s dedicated and experienced Participation team to take an artistic lead on this new project. This will be a unique opportunity for someone with their own critically engaged practice to develop their existing participatory approach as part of an acclaimed programme within a supportive environment.
The deadline for applications for this exciting new role is 9am on Monday 21st May 2018.
Please see the Information Pack, Job Description and Person Specification for full details of the role and the context.
Blue Room at Norton Priory Museum and Gardens is funded by Arts Council England thanks to players of the National Lottery.