Associate Artist, Movema and Milapfest

  • 5th March 2020
  • Part time
  • Paid (£20k-25k pro rata)
  • Maria Malone info@movema.co.uk

This role is offered by Movema in partnership with Milapfest.

Movema are an award-winning community dance company based in Liverpool and Bristol since 2009. Specialising in world dance, running an annual programme of classes, performances, events and festivals, the company is led by four female artists from diverse cultural backgrounds. Creators of acclaimed schools resource World in a Box. Previous commissions include; Arts Council England, Merseycare NHS Trust, British Council, National Lottery, Liverpool City Council.

Milapfest is Britain’s leading Indian arts development trust, producing world class performances, education and artist development opportunities across the UK.

Job Description

To realise our vision Movema and Milapfest seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Associate Artist. Working closely with the Movema Co-Directors and team to design, develop and deliver new and current programmes of cultural dance that reflect Movema and Milapfest’s core values.

The post holder will be responsible for delivering and managing work in a range of settings including schools and communities including adult learning and working with vulnerable groups, including a regular Saturday morning class.

The Part-Time (3.5 days per week) Associate Artist will need to be highly organised, with knowledge and experience of working professionally in dance, including dances from different cultures (preferably with Indian Dance expertise) and ability to work individually and as part of a dynamic team.  This role also includes exciting opportunities to train in Indian dance and culture with Milapfest, we hope to develop and extend this side of the role the coming years.

Deadline for applications 5pm Thursday 5th March 2020

Interviews will be held on Friday 13th March 2020 

Post commencing Thursday 19th March 2020 (negotiable)

To apply please complete and return

  1. Application form
  2. Monitoring form
  3. CV

Please see www.movema.co.uk/new-role-associate-artist to download full job description and forms.