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Barnardo’s Job Vacancy - Artist

Barnardo's is seeking an artist/artists to work alongside young people with additional needs who are exploring and researching the history of fashion as an expression of identity. The young people will be working towards an exhibition/final showing that will tour local Wiltshire Museums in February 2021.


Barnardo's are seeking expressions of interest from artists in any art form with a good history of inspirational work that is rooted in participatory arts principles. A background in working with young people with additional needs, aged 13-19 as well as engaging with diverse partners is essential. Work will be delivered across Wiltshire from February to December 2019 with the exhibition taking place in February 2021. The artist/s will be required to work evenings and weekends where project events occur.

The artists fee is £30 per hour inclusive, which should cover a weekly youth group attendance (2 hours per week for up to three terms), any rehearsal days, research and any additional hours needed. The successful applicant will need to be ready to start working on the project in February/March 2020 and the final piece will need to be complete and ready to show to an audience by February 2021.

There are two groups in need of an artist: Salisbury (Tuesday evenings) and Trowbridge (Wednesday evenings).

Closing Date for applications: 10th February 2020.
Interviews will take place: 13rd February 2020.

For further information, please see the attachment, or [ONLINE HERE]