News, Information, Opportunities And More For Those In Arts Education – April 2019

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

Advice

A up-to-date resource to help you find out key statistics on Lewisham's population including children and young people.

Events

breatheHR are offering their HR software free of charge to Lewisham charities and will demo it on 3rd April.

Got an amazing idea for a community cultural project? Come along to City Hall to find out how the Mayor’s small grants programme, Culture Seeds, could make it happen.

Don't like mornings? Don't miss LEAN's new evening event! Join LEAN and local arts freelancers for a special evening edition of breakfast club at Deptford Does Art, with the
option of a glass of wine or beer alongside the usual tea and coffee!

If you are delivering or would like to deliver Arts Award in Bexley, Bromley, Croydon, Greenwich, Lambeth, Lewisham or Southwark, join the South London Arts Award Network for its first meeting at the Royal Festival Hall, South Bank on Thursday 2nd May.

News

London's creative and cultural industries lead the world. This report, published by Centre for London looks at the barriers young people face to getting jobs and training in the sector, and identifies ways to ensure the industry benefits from the city’s diversity of talent.

A new national network has been set up for anyone who takes responsibility for arts, heritage and design in hospitals, the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance reports.

Opportunities

The Albany are looking for a Sessional Youth Support Worker.

This role will be key to the development and delivery of a diverse, inclusive and artistically high-quality Young People’s Programme at the Albany. You will work directly with young people to build their confidence, support them to connect with their peers and develop their skills.

Salary: £12 per hour (with 4 hour minimum call out). Contract: Freelance, sessional

Apply by: 9am, 24 April 2019

Interview date: 2 May 2019

 

Hire an Apprentice for Your Organisation - funds available

Lewisham Council have created the Lewisham Apprenticeship and Workforce Development Fund which will help local small and medium sized employers and businesses to recruit more apprentices. They are keen on local charities taking up the opportunity too.

 

Fairbeats! Are recruiting for two new roles. A Creative Ukulele leader and a Music Relationships Coordinator 

Deadline: 5pm, 15 May 2019 

GLYPT are looking for a dynamic Producer for their nationally recognised Progression Programme,  which provides training, projects and performance opportunities for creative young people (age 16-25), alongside development support for young and emerging artists.

Deadline 6pm 28 April, 2019

2.5 days per week, £10125 - £11500 (FTE £20,250 -£23,000), This role is a full time job share between two people.  Both work 2.5 days. Deadline for applications 22 April 2019.

Professional Development

This half-day workshop will look at the basics of Search Marketing (also known as Pay-Per-Click, or PPC), how to enrol for the Ad Grants scheme, and how to get the best returns.

A range of professional development dance workshops, from learning to lead dance for Early Years, working with new styles such as Caribbean Carnival dance or refreshing your creative practice with Rosemary Lee.

22nd to 26th July 2019

De Montfort University, Leicester

Prices vary, see website for details

Join the Family Arts Campaign and early years experts Turned On Its Head for an exclusive online how-to session on creating accessible, creative experiences for very young children and their families.

Date and time: 2 May 2019, 10.30-12.30
Cost: £60

Join the Family Arts Campaign and early years experts Turned On Its Head for an exclusive online how-to session on creating accessible, creative experiences for very young children and their families.

Date and time: 2 May 2019, 10.30-12.30
Cost: £60

An introduction to audio editing techniques using Audacity for educators of 11-24 year olds.

Date and time: 29 May, 4:30 – 6:30pm

Location: London Connected Learning Centre, Rectory Grove, London, SW4 0EL

Cost: Free

 

 
London Bubble are proud to be winners of the award for Innovation in SLCN at the 2019 Shine a Light Awards. To celebrate the company is holding free training sessions for primary school staff in South East London.
Date:  Mon, 20/05/2019 - 13:30 - 15:30
Date: Tue, 21/05/2019 - 16:30 - 18:30
Cost: Free