Reachout With Arts In Mind are recruiting Directors for our award-winning charity.
Are you, or someone you know, inspirational, dynamic and looking to volunteer a few hours per month?
Reachout with Arts in Mind is an award winning, member-led, expressive arts organisation, delivering person centred creative experiences that are fun, relaxing, collaborative and educational for young people and adults, to support wellbeing.
As a director, you will be able to offer our organisation experience and expertise in one or more of the following areas of work:
We are keen to find dedicated individuals, who are willing to give the necessary time and effort to contribute to strategic planning, take part in events and support excellence in learning, development, delivery and training.
This is a voluntary, unpaid role and travel expenses will be reimbursed. Board meetings are typically held every quarter and attendance at our AGM is encouraged.
Reachout With Arts In Mind, established in 1993, is an award winning expressive arts charity that provides creative opportunities to improve confidence, self-esteem, motivation and aspirations for adults experiencing life's challenges including mild mental ill health and mild learning and physical disability from across Forth Valley.
The Visual Arts Project Worker is a key artistic role based in Reachout’s large well-equipped studio. Central to the role is facilitating creative workshops to vulnerable young people and adults; encouraging their creativity and self-help to maintain and develop their wellbeing. This will involve hands-on delivery, planning, coordinating, and facilitating creative workshops within Reachout studio, online through platforms such as Zoom and outreach projects across Forth Valley. This post requires excellent organisational skills in particular project management and administrative duties including monitoring and evaluating output from creative activities, costing and managing workshop budgets.
To apply for this role please complete Reachout application form and personal statement on your suitability for the role matching against the essential and desirable skills detailed below and your specific experience and competence accompanied by a covering letter with website or links to your own portfolio of work.
As a charity we are regulated by OSCR and ideally the successful candidate will have knowledge of, or, experience working for a third sector organisation.
Reachout with Arts in Mind provides services for our members and the service users of Forth Valley partner organisations. The position will involve interaction with Reachout members and the local community on a regular basis. As a small staff team the list of duties is not exhaustive and a range of additional tasks may be undertaken as and when appropriate, and as funding terms and conditions dictates and projects develop.
The successful candidate will demonstrate creativity, leadership, self-motivation and both written and verbal communication skills.
The post holder will report to the Executive Artistic Director and will work effectively as part of a small staff team.
As part of your application please provide 2 referees stipulating whether we can contact prior to interview. One must be your current or most recent employer.