Lead Artist: Makers and Movers

Deadline extended. Please ignore deadline on application information and use these dates.
New application deadline: 24th November.
Interviews: 3rd December.

We are looking to recruit an experienced Maker (any material), ideally living in Birmingham or West Midlands, to plan and deliver creative workshops and making kits for families.

Fee: £2075
When: Tuesday and Friday mornings, January – February 2022
Where: Billesley and Saltley (Birmingham)

Makers and Movers is a craft and movement project for early years children (aged 0-5 years) and their families. Delivered by dance and craft artists working collaboratively, live sessions will use open-ended play to address areas of early year’s development that have been affected by lockdown, aiming to: rebuild physical strength and skills, nurture relationships and develop language.  We also plan to give families simple material kits each week so they can carry on activity at home.

Download the job description and application form below.

Please complete Equal Opportunities form via this link.

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