News, information, opportunities and more for those in arts education....

November 2017

Find below a list of stories added over the last month. Sometimes we have stories posted that have very short lead-times. Please accept our apologies for anything where the deadline has passed. You can make contact with the organisation to see when they are next running their event / training course etc. or you can subscribe to our RSS feed to keep up to date. If you can't view this email properly you can view it on the website


Lewisham's Arts and Resilience Community of Practice compiled a Toolkit for those who are interested in how arts practice can build resilience in young people


This is a network meeting to explore how the Gold Arts Award can be used as a creative alternative to the EPQ (Extended Project Qualification) in education settings, and how delivery models can be aligned.


Love it Lewisham website has launched where you can share your ideas, your Lewisham ‘secrets’ and spread the love!


Take part in a series of free lantern making workshops led by local artist Cathy Wren, and then teach others how to make them.

If you're a dance teacher, PE teacher, community practitioner or dance artist then these are the days for you and your students at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

There is funding available for an artist to produce a permanent piece of public art in memory and celebration of the life and work Asquith Gibbes MBE.

PART-TIME (FIXED TERM TO MARCH 2019), 2 days per week (14hrs)

SALARY: £21,000 (pro-rata)

Soundmix are looking for energetic volunteers able to play the guitar and/or drums, to help us with the delivery of our musical projects across London.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are currently seeking a highly organised and personable Deputy Manager who will support the events programme and day-to-day contract delivery together with the Operations Manager.

Your community group can now apply for support and tools to set up a community business. Deadline for applications 5pm on 1 December.

Professional Development

A Sound Connections Event

The 2017 Engage International Conference
The Whole Picture: Rethinking diversity
29 – 30 November (plus fringe events to be announced)
Hull City Hall and venues around Hull

Early bird tickets and bursaries are available for this year’s Engage International Conference, which aims to rethink the conversation surrounding equality, diversity and access.