Freelance Opportunity: Paintings in Hospitals Loans Coordinator (North England)

Freelance Opportunity: Paintings in Hospitals Loans Coordinator (North England)

Contract: 24 months+
30 hours per month (estimate). The role may include some evening and weekend hours.
Fee: £400 – £450 per month depending on experience, inclusive of travel expenses
 

Do you believe art can have an impact on our wellbeing? Are you able to convince other people of the value of art? Would you like to see more art in health and social care spaces in the north of England? If so, then this challenging role is for you! 

Paintings in Hospitals is seeking a Loans Coordinator to provide an outstanding loan service across the north of England that promotes health, wellbeing and empowerment for all.

Ideally based near Leeds, you will work from home and visit partner sites (from Hull to Liverpool to Newcastle). You will help them grow the number of new care partners using our loan services, whilst providing excellent guidance and assistance to our current partners. As part of this, you will develop and deliver innovative engagement activities with service-users, patients and staff from new and existing care partners, leading to sites borrowing more artworks from the collection. You will be responsible for renewing current loans and securing new ones, and will support the care and display of artworks in the region. You will have an understanding of the ways in which Paintings in Hospitals’ services can improve health and wellbeing.

The successful candidate will have two years’ experience brokering and maintaining partnerships with organisations; a track record or skills in promoting or selling art to non-art audiences; outstanding communication skills; knowledge of the health and social care, and a passion for visual arts. A motivated and determined individual, you will be results-driven with a track record of consistently meeting or exceeding targets and a strong desire to help people. You will have the organisational skills to prioritise and manage a challenging and diverse workload, and the ability to relate to people from a wide range of backgrounds. 

A full copy of the role description can be downloaded here.

To apply, please send your CV with a cover letter of no more than two pages to opportunity@paintingsinhospitals.org.uk(subject: Loans Coordinator (North)) 

Application deadline: Friday 8th June, 12pm