Learning & Events Curator (Schools, Families & Young People)

The Schools, Families & Young People's Learning & Events Curator is responsible for strategically building on the success of the programme, curating seasonal informal learning programmes including intergenerational events; Arts Award opportunities for young people and formal learning programmes and partnerships with schools and colleges. The Learning & Events Curator will be responsible for managing and developing learning partnerships with schools, charities and other organisations and overseeing externally funded projects for these audiences.

Priorities for 2019-2020 will be to grow our young people's audience through partnerships with secondary schools and local youth services, to maintain and increase family engagement, carry out evaluation for programmes and to recruit and train artist educators to deliver our schools programme.

The role:

Maternity cover 12 months, (starting beginning of April 2019)
37.5 hours per week

To apply:

Please send a CV and covering letter indicating your suitability for the role by Wednesday 13 February 5pm to learning@wattsgallery.org.uk.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview on Tuesday 26 February.

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