Job: Performing Arts Practitioner, A Way With Words, Cheltenham Festivals


Fee: £3,750


Cheltenham Festivals is among the leading cultural organisations in the country, producing over 600 innovative events across our annual festivals of Jazz, Science, Music and Literature.

Underpinning this, our education programme provides rich cultural experiences for schools linked to each Festival, alongside year-round projects that unlock the talent, enrich the lives, and illuminate the career opportunities for young people and communities in Gloucestershire and beyond.

A WAY WITH WORDS is a cross-arts, inter-generational project that celebrates the lives and times of individuals and groups from communities across Hesters Way, and culminate in a performance at The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival in October 2016.

We are looking for exceptional creative practitioners with a passion for transforming lives through inclusive arts. Working in collaboration with the Artistic Director, you will shape and deliver the artistic outcomes of the project.

Detailed information, including how to apply, is available here.

Closing date: Friday 8 January 2016

Interview date: Week beginning 11 January 2016