DASH seeks Learning and Participation Manager

Closing Date: 11 December 2017


Location: Shrewsbury

Remuneration: £26,223 pro rata


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DASH is an established Disability Visual Arts organisation. We have been leading the professional development of Disabled Visual Artists since 2008. In recognition of this work, Arts Council England awarded DASH with a significant increase in funding for 2018-2022.

This has enabled us to grow our staff team, to include a new Learning and Engagement Manager, who will extend the scope of our work to include Disabled Children and Young people – the Disabled artists of tomorrow.

We’re looking for someone who has a strong commitment to Disability Art and the Social Model of Disability. You will need a wide knowledge of working in the Visual Arts and experience of working with Disabled Young People. You will be self motivated and a team player. You will have the skills to work strategically with a wide range of partners and people. The post will involve frequent travel to cultural organisations in England.

We are offering a salary of £15,734 for 21 hours a week (full-time equivalent of £26,223), and 15 days annual leave a year. We also offer a 6% employer contribution to a workplace stakeholder pension.

Further details and an application form are available here.

To apply send a completed application form to by email to: paula@dasharts.org Marked as “LEM Application” Or by post to: Paula Dower, Operations Director, DASH , 5 Belmont, Shrewsbury SY1 1TE

Video and audio applications will also be accepted. The closing date for all applications is 5.00 pm on Monday 11th December 2018. Interviews for shortlisted applicants will take place on 29th & 30th January 2018.