Wexford County Council invites tenders from suitable, qualified artists in visual arts and creative writing to deliver the Arts Ability Programme from 2020-2022.
The positions include:
· Four x lead artists (approx 8 -10 hrs per week x 35 weeks per annum)
· Four x assistant artists (approx 5 hrs per week x 12 weeks per annum)
Arts Ability is an inclusive, participatory arts programme which celebrates the artistic and creative imagination of people who experience mental health and/or intellectual, physical or sensory disabilities. Running since 2003, Arts Ability is an exemplar programme led by the Arts Office of Wexford County Council in partnership with the HSE, Wexford Mental Health Association and the partner venues.
Inbuilt into the Art Ability Programme will be mentoring and other professional development opportunities for the artists.
To learn more about this programme and how to complete an E tender. Wexford Arts office is hosting a free information session with input from Arts Officer Liz Burns and E Tender specialist Ross Mc Carthy.
Venue: Wexford County Council, Carricklawn, Wexford. Block A Ground floor meeting room
Dates: Thursday 14 November 2019
Time: 10am – 12 noon
Booking is essential to secure a place please rsvp email@example.com by Friday 18th October.
Full details on the Tender for Art Ability and application form is available to download from www.etenders.gov.ie.
Please note artists interested in applying must register with E Tenders and apply via the website for the art Ability programme. Applications cannot not be accepted via the Arts Office.