Deputy Director, Deptford X


12 month initial contract (Jan 2022 – Dec 2022), renewable. Salary: £32,000 p/a pro rata
Hours: Part time, 4 days per week; hours of work: 10am – 6pm, flexible. Deadline: 9am, Monday 17th January 2022

As Deputy Director you play a key role in maintaining the organisation’s direction during the Director’s maternity leave. You will report to the Board and will oversee all aspects of the organisation’s work and operations, managing the organisation’s financial, HR, and artistic programmes, curation and delivery of our annual 10 day visual arts festival in September.

With a significant background in curatorial practice and arts management, you will bring practical experience of management and planning for Deptford X’s Arts Festival planned for late September 2022. As a highly organised and energetic individual, you will bring an extensive professional network and contacts with artists and arts organisations that will enable you to build on the organisation’s long established creative reputation. You will have the opportunity to curate a programme of artists for our Borough of Culture edition of Deptford X Festival and help them launch our community curatorial panel which you will nurture and grow.

More information is on Deptford X website and you can download a copy of the full job description below.

Deputy Director


About Deptford X 

Founded in 1998, Deptford X is London’s longest-running visual arts festival! Each year they work with hundreds of artists to locate art at the centre of everyday life for all of the area’s communities and to engage large & diverse audiences.
A visual arts charity based in Deptford, South East London, Deptford X fosters artistic talent and nurtures community within the borough of Lewisham and beyond. They achieve this through a free annual festival in Deptford, artist studio provision and ongoing activity supporting artists and their local communities throughout the year.
06/01/2022 - 17/01/2022
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