THIS IS IT! Birmingham takes shape
Last week saw the latest in a series of networking sessions for Creative Employment Programme participants based in the Midlands. The monthly sessions are a chance for participants to meet each other, explore CEP venues in... (read more)
“It’s built my confidence, and it’s nice to actually have a definite income. It’s good to have that financial security.”
The Creative Society is an arts employment charity that helps young people into jobs in the creative and cultural industries.
The Creative Society (formerly New Deal of the Mind) worked with the Royal Opera House on the third phase of the Culture Quarter Programme, which ran throughout 2011.
The Culture Quarter Programme is a partnership of arts and cultural organisations based in Central London including CreateKX (Kings Cross Cultural Quarter) Design Council, English National Opera, ERCG (Exhibition Road Cultural Group), The Hospital Club, the National Portrait Gallery, The Creative Society (formerly New Deal of the Mind), Royal Opera House, Somerset House, St. Martins-in-the-fields and the V&A Museum.
The Culture Quarter Programme (CQP) offers a number of paid 6 month fixed term contract jobs in a range of roles with one of their partner employers. The functions covered include Arts Administration, Visitor Services, Box Office, Retail, Information Technology/Web and Conservation/Collections.