Emerging Participatory Artists, Peshkar

Emerging Participatory Artists, Peshkar

Peshkar are re-opening applications to their pool of emerging, early career artists. If you are an artist with a strong sense of your own practice in any discipline across performing, visual and digital spectrums looking to explore working with children, young people and communities in a participatory manner, then we want to hear from you.

The successful applicants will be provided with training in Peshkar’s methodologies as well as other vital areas for the freelance artist such as project management, safeguarding and evaluation. They will also be given the opportunity to run workshops as part of Peshkar’s programmes throughout the coming year as well the chance to apply for other unique professional development opportunities.

Successful applicants will be expected to:

*Have a strong sense of their own artistic practice

*Have an interest in working with children and young people

*Be flexible and reliable

*Be committed

*Be able to work on initiative and to deadlines

This is a training and development opportunity that will carry sessional rates for the successful candidates.

To apply, please send a recent CV and Expression of Interest detailing your suitability and previous experience to steph@peshkar.co.ukby 5pm on Friday 21st September. Please also ‘Like’ our page on Facebook (www.facebook.com/wearepeshkar) and ‘Follow’ us on Twitter (www.twitter.com/wearepeshkar). Feel free to use your artist pages to give us a flavour of your work.

Successful applicants will be invited to attend a training session that will be held in October at our office in Oldham.