Vacancy: London Creative Network Mentor x 2
11 Apr 2016

 

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1 day per week
£8,600 per annum
Fixed term contract to December 2018

There are two new fixed-term posts to join the LCN team as a mentor delivering the programme for visual artists at SPACE:

1 x Art Production Mentor - focussing on practical production and process application

1 x Art Market Mentor – focussing on dissemination, context and placement

London Creative Network (LCN) is SPACE’s new artist development programme. Run by SPACE with Cockpit Arts, Four Corners and Photofusion, LCN will support over 400 creative practitioners within crafts, design, photography and the visual arts to develop their portfolio of products and services.

The programme delivered by SPACE will assist visual artists to realise a project using innovative technologies or new-to-the-practice processes. The emphasis will be on developing new products and services leading to the sustainability of the practice. The programme will be delivered as a combination of free workshops, 1-2-1 mentoring sessions, peer critiques and a talks programme. The post holders will support the Artist Development Manager by delivering tailored 1-2-1 support and workshops to artists registered on the programme.

SPACE is one of the UK’s leading visual arts organisations providing affordable workspace for artists and creative businesses in London. The first London studio provider, founded by artists in 1968; its 18 sites currently provide studios for over 700 artists. A further 700 artists are supported through innovative programmes in Media Arts, Exhibitions, schools and community, Professional Development and International Artist Residencies, all encouraging the prosperity of artists and the creativity of communities local to SPACE buildings.

This post is part-funded by the European Union.

Full job description details can be found via the links below.

Application Guidelines
To apply for this role, please download the application form here.

LCN Mentors Job Description
Equal Opportunities Recruitment Form

When you send your application to us, please make sure you enclose the following:
- Completed Application Form
- Completed Equal Opportunities form.
(The information will remain confidential and is for monitoring purposes only. It will not be used in the selection process)

Please note that accuracy and attention to detail will be rated very highly.

DEADLINE: Monday 11 April 2016
INTERVIEWS: TBC
START: May (TBC)

Please send completed applications (stating which mentoring position you are applying for) to: 
recruitment@spacestudios.org.uk or by post to:

Office Manager 
SPACE
129-131 Mare St.
London
E8 3RH
 
SPACE is committed to equality of opportunity in recruitment. We value a diverse team and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.